OMSI After Dark: Pig & Swig

APR 12, 2019 | 6-10 PM

Enjoy craft bourbon and delicious bites from local artisans.

 

Shoot off water rockets, concoct chemical creations, and explore the wonders of OMSI with no kids in sight! Enjoy a glass of wine while learning about robots, tornados, or fossils. Talk to a brewer about the science behind beer, or sample products from local artisans.

 

All that and more with OMSI After Dark, a night at the museum for the 21-and-over crowd filled with food, drink, and science fun!

 

Visit our new exhibit, The Science Behind Pixar (upcharge applies).

 

21+ Only | ID's Required


Due to the popularity of this event, we strongly recommend that you purchase tickets in advance as capacity is limited and may sell out.

 

OMSI After Dark ONLY admission: $15/non-members, $7.50/OMSI Members and FREE for OMSI After Dark Access Pass Holders (DOES NOT INCLUDE COMMEMORATIVE GLASS AND TASTING TOKENS)

 

OMSI After Dark & Pig & Swig: $35 non-members, $25/OMSI Members and $15 for OMSI After Dark Access Pass Holders (INCLUDES COMMEMORATIVE GLASS AND FOOD/DRINK TOKENS)

 

OMSI After Dark, Pig & Swig, plus entry to The Science Behind Pixar:

$40/non-members,$30/OMSI Members and $20 for OMSI After Dark Access Pass Holders


SCIENCE DEMONSTRATIONS

Makin' Bacon | What gives bacon that amazing smell and mouthwatering taste? Come explore the irresistible chemical reaction that comes from cooking food!

 

Watered Down Whiskey | Leave your whiskey on the rocks out a little too long? Test your pallet with this blind taste test to see if that’s such a bad thing.

 

Risky Business: Sex, Drugs & Decision Making | What can inebriated rats teach us about the human brain? Learn how neuroscientists study the effects of drugs and alcohol on decision making.

 

Bacon Domestication Station | Explore the process of animal domestication and see if you can breed a prize-winning pig! 

 

Scotch, Bourbon, Rye, Oh My! | Whether you like your whiskey neat or on the rocks, discover what makes each type unique using spectroscopy.

 

When Pigs Fly | Turns out that it’s not just an expression anymore. Send some pigs flying with the help of a trebuchet!

 

PERFORMANCES AND PRESENTATIONS

Pig & Swig Laser Light Show
6:45, 7:30, 8:15 & 9 PM
Planetarium
Limited Seating, First-Come, First-Served

 

The Coffers
6:30, 7:45 & 8:45 PM
Auditorium

 

Critical Hit Burlesque
7:30 & 8:30 PM
Auditorium

 

AWOL Aerialists
7 & 8 PM
Lobby

 

THEMED VENDORS (subject to change)

Food
Animal Boutique
Carlton Farms
Franz Bakery
Jacobsen Salt
Le Bistro Montage
Nicholas Restaurant
Shalom Y'all
Tails & Trotters
West Village Farms

 

Drinks
3G Spirits
4 Roses Bourbon
Beam Suntory
Drink Think
Heaven Hill
House Spirits Distillery
Hood River Distillers
Oblivion Brewing
Pursuit Distilling
Rolling River Spirits
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits
Straightaway Cocktails
Uncle Nearest
 

 

ARTISAN VENDORS
Golden Valley Brewing
Johnny's Fine Foods
Mike's Hard
Nectar Creek Mead
Portland Syrups

 


Questions? Call 503.797.4642 or email events@omsi.edu.

Ticketing questions call 503.797.4634


For more information about purchasing an OMSI After Dark Access Pass, please email concierge@omsi.edu or give us a call at 503.797.4000 x0