Science After Hours: Flannel & Frost

Science After Hours: Flannel & Frost (Ages 21+)

Special Nightlife Event 

Friday, December 17, 2021 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm

The lights are bright and spirits are high at The Franklin Institute as Flannel & Frost is introduced to the Science After Hours lineup, just in time for the holidays. Join us in toasting the holiday season with an after-hours look at Franklin Frost, drink in hand. Explore the winter night skies with Chief Astronomer Derrick Pitts at the Campfire Lounge in the Planetarium. Warm up with chill vibes provided by DJ Aura and a variety of festive entertainment throughout the evening. 

Tickets: $40 in advance
Tickets: $45 at the door
Member Tickets: $35
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Program Schedule Museum Map


  • Museum Admission 
  • Nighttime viewing of Frost décor
  • Roving science demonstrations 
  • Campfire Lounge in the Planetarium featuring Star stories with Chief Astronomer Derrick Pitts and soundscapes provided by Keegan Tawa.
  • DJ Aura keeping the dance floor warm all night
  • Live entertainment featuring dancers and two aerialists
  • Screen print your own commemorative poster designed by local artists Lauren Cat West featuring artwork and designs used in our Franklin Frost display
  • Live Ice Carvings by Peter Slavin of Ice Sculpture Philly
  • Drag Queen bingo hosted by returning favorites, The Eric Jaffe and VinChelle


  • This is a 21+ event. Cash bar with themed cocktails and food. 
  • Proof of vaccination is required for entry. Please be prepared to show your vaccine card or photo of your card.
  • Only small clutch bags approximately the size of a hand (MAX 4.5”x 6.5”) are allowed.
  • Tickets at the door are $45 on the day of the event ($35 for Members).

Franklin Institute Members: Click here to purchase Member tickets

  • Adults
  • Evening
  • Members