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Science With A TWIST

It's Social. It's Science. It's Just for Adults.

Whether it's a date night or a night out with friends, join us for Science With a TWIST! This 21 and older after-hours experience provides time to explore, play and enjoy entertainment designed specifically for grownups.  

Sip cocktails, watch live demonstrations, take part in hands-on activities and explore all four levels of the Science Center.

Cowboys Vs. Aliens

Friday, June 21 | 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
$25 Members | $30 General Admission | $55 VIP

Howdy! Welcome to the intergalactic wild west, a place where cowboys and aliens duel for days on end—care to be abducted into this funky frontier? Arizona Science Center’s June Science With a TWIST will transfer Arizonans from State 48 to a world far beyond our galaxy. In this world, Guests will be able to explore the science behind cowboys and aliens: learn to lasso, discover the connection between Arizona and aliens, compete in relay races, concoct galactic slime, use science to debunk extraterrestrial life, and of course, stop into the cosmic saloon for a craft cocktail!

VIP Experience Includes

  • Access to the VIP-only UFO Saloon
  • Spaceship Simulator
  • Cowboy Operation Experience
  • One Drink Ticket
  • VIP Express Check-In


This Science With a TWIST includes general admission into Arizona Science Center, our featured exhibition and activities. Cocktails and light bites will be available for purchase.