The Academy’s signature fundraisers—Big Bang Gala in the spring and SuperNatural in the fall—are two of the Bay Area’s most-anticipated events of the year. Whether your crowd is haute couture or Halloween, you're invited to join us under our living roof in support of our mission to regenerate the natural world through science, learning, and collaboration.
Big Bang Gala
Thursday, April 28, 2022
Big Bang is back in-person and you’re invited to make waves at the coolest science soirée of the year! Join us to celebrate the Academy’s new mission and kick off Phase II of our Hope for Reefs initiative. We’ll dive into cutting-edge research, global partnerships, and the power of public engagement to help save coral reefs for future generations. Then enjoy a dessert reception with dancing, cocktails, and more!
Friday, October 28, 2022
Join us for the Halloween event of the season with spirited science, kooky costumes, and tasty treats at the Academy's annual family-friendly fundraiser. Tickets will be available beginning July 1.