Heralding the official opening of crawfish season on the Gulf Coast, the Exploreum’s Junior Advisory Board is hosting a very special 10th annual Crawfish in the Courtyard. The signature Cajun-themed fundraising soiree will be held at the science center Tuesday, April 23rd at 6:00pm.
Wine provided by Firehouse Wine Bar.
Alternative food options provided by Foosackly’s.
All event proceeds will benefit Discover Science, the Exploreum’s program with the Mobile Housing Board to provide underserved children engaging educational science experiences including IMAX films, lab demonstrations and science camps. More than 300 guests attended the previous crawfish event and raised $15,000 for the program.
Event hosts are the Exploreum’s Junior Advisory Board, a volunteer organization of leaders from the young professional community dedicated to raise awareness and support for the Exploreum Science Center.
A finite number of tickets will be sold to ensure sufficient feasting by attendees.
Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 day of the event if available.
• All you can eat crawfish
• Adult beverages
• Live music
• Silent Auction & Raffle
• FREE parking options include the lot across from Fort Conde on Royal Street, Water Street lot by Cooper Riverside Park, and very limited parking around Mardi Gras Park.
*This is a 21 & up only event.
Ticket sales here: https://bit.ly/2FlHkGX
About the Exploreum Science Center:
The Exploreum Science Center is a not-for-profit, mission-based science center that promotes science learning through a variety of inquiry-based educational and entertaining activities, including exhibits, IMAX films, demonstrations, workshops and teacher professional development. Located in downtown Mobile, the Exploreum offers hands-on science, adventures in several ever-changing “permanent” galleries. The Exploreum also features large-scale, family-friendly, interactive traveling exhibits year-round with broad science content and supplementary, themed educational programming.
Voted Lagniappe’s Nappie Award for Best Family Attraction in Mobile past three consecutive years, the Exploreum is the only science technology center serving south Alabama, south Mississippi and northwest Florida.