Special Events

IMAG Friday Nights

Explore the IMAG after dark with extended hours during IMAG Friday Nights on the fourth Friday of each month from January to April of 2019! The IMAG will have extended hours on these evenings staying open until 8 p.m. All exhibits will remain open, including the Sea-to-See Touch Tank and Virtual Fort Myers, and there will be a special evening showing of “Meet the Keeper” where guests will enjoy meeting some of our resident animal ambassadors up close!

This event is free to Members and general admission price for Non-Members.


January 25th
February 22nd
March 22nd
April, 26th

March 30, 2019 IMAG Gala: A Hurricane History

7 – 10 pm

Join IMAG History & Science Center for an exciting evening of discovery as we explore the science and history of hurricanes and their impact on Fort Myers and beyond.

IMAG media partner, NBC2 will M.C. with Allyson Rae, Chief Meteorologist and Peter Busch, Evening Anchor guiding the evening’s festivities.

All funds raised support IMAG programs, advancing STEM literacy and instilling an appreciation of the rich history of Southwest Florida.

There are several ways to help sustain and advance IMAG programming – purchase tickets, be a sponsor, provide a silent auction item, and make a philanthropic donation.

You must purchase tickets to attend this event.

To purchase tickets, please click HERE.

April 13, 2019 Family Camp-In – Night School for Wizards

Friday, April 13, 5pm – Saturday, April 14, 9am

Join us for the FIRST Family Camp-In. For one night only, the IMAG will be transformed into a wizard academy and will be accepting new students! Your acceptance letter and train ticket will be delivered in the mail! So pack your overnight bag (don’t forget your robe and your pet “stuffed animal”!) and join us at the train platform for entrance into the school! You will be sorted into houses upon arrival, take a trip to our magical wand shop to make your wand, dine in our Grand Hall, make potions and other concoctions in our Potions Class, perfect your spells in our Charms Class, hatch your very own dragon, enjoy a magical late night snack, and more!

For more info and to register, click HERE.