Swinging Girl


Saturday, September 22 – 7pm 

$95 per ticket
'80s apparel or Business Casual Attire
Valet Parking Available
21 & Over

Get out the blow dryer and hairspray, The BASH9 is hitting rewind and going back to the '80s! Dress up in your newest party outfit, or dust off your old legwarmers and tease your hair like a young Bon Jovi! Either way, you'll be ready for the raddest, most totally awesome science night you’ve ever experienced! The BASH9, Imagination Station’s annual fundraiser, infuses the science of taste, sound and entertainment into one unforgettable evening. Cowabunga, dudes!

Bash - Taste

Taste the culinary genius of over 20 local restaurants! Enjoy '80s-themed cocktails!

  • "The bar is open!" Serving drinks with style, flair bartenders from Robbie Flair will pay homage to the classic '80s film Cocktail with tricks, drinks and performance.
  • Enjoy specialty mixed drinks, beer and liquor.

Featured Restaurants: 

Bash Dancing

Experience a night you won't soon forget!

  • "Oh, we'll be dancin' on the ceiling!" Put on your headphones for a unique dance experience with our Silent Dance Party.
  • Share the music experience on a SECOND dance floor and (flash) dance back to the '80s with Book That DJ.

  • Catch Pac Man Fever in the Arcade.

  • Geek out as the first guests of our latest temporary exhibition, Popnology! Go back to the future and experience how science fiction of yesteryear has become science FACT today.

  • Enjoy totally awesome surprises throughout the evening!  

Bash - Bid
Bid on auction items!
Register your phone to bid early!
Support STEM education!

Click here to head to our auction site and start bidding early on fantastic items! Each item directly supports STEM education programs and events right here in Toledo! Thank you for your support!

Start bidding today!>> qtego.net/qlink/istscience

Thank you to our sponsors!

The BASH9 is generously sponsored by Comfort Line FiberFrame, Dana Inc., BP, First Solar, KeyBank, Owens Corning (VIP Lounge Sponsor), The Andersons, Inc., Buckeye Broadband, Lathrop, OmniSource, RMF Nooter Inc., Rudolph Libbe Group, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick LLP, Tito's Handmade VodkaToledo Edison, Toledo Jet Ctr/Turbine Standard and all of our Corporate sponsors. Julie and Mike Beazley are the event chairs for The BASH9.

Buy Tickets Now!

Still interested in attending The BASH? You can! 
Tickets will be available at the door! 

Toledo's Nonprofit Science Center
Proceeds from The BASH9 are used to provide hands-on science education to our community and helps support Imagination Station's vision to extend well beyond the science center walls and inspire innovation, equip visitors with valuable life skills and prepare our community for our knowledge-based economy.
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Imagination Station, Toledo's Science Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.