Science of Cocktails with a Twist

Friday, May 5, 2023 • 8:00–midnight

Exploratorium, Pier 15 on the Embarcadero

Adults Only (21+)

Party till midnight at a special pop-up Science of Cocktails—Science of Cocktails with a Twist! Explore mixology science and dance to R&B, soul, and hip-hop grooves. Enjoy open bars, boozy interactive science demonstrations, and delicious bites. Plus discover your hidden talent for karaoke with hosts Tito Soto and Nicki Jizz from Princess and Reparations Drag Spectaculars.

Bay Area favorite DJ Umami brings an unmistakable flavor and fervor to the dance floor. A member of the Peaches all-female DJ crew, she serves up an eclectic mix of sounds. Umami is currently a resident DJ for the San Francisco Giants; was a resident Golden State Warriors DJ from 2012 to 2021; and has opened for Dua Lipa, Anderson.Paak, Questlove, and others.

Tickets start at $125. 

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Program Highlights


Hit the dance floor to grooves from DJ Umami.

Enjoy experiments by the glass and delicious bites.

Sip your science at boozy interactive demonstrations.

Strut your karaoke skills with hosts Tito Soto and Nicki Jizz.