Enter an otherworldly forest of sound and light on planet Nocturne X. In this large-scale interactive playground, you will encounter a rich environment of extraterrestrial life that reacts to your every touch and movement.

Created by Numina Studio, a team of over 100 local Bay Area artists and creative technologists, incubated at Gray Area in San Francisco, this expansive exhibition is home to hundreds of bioluminescent sculptures and unique interactive installations at the cutting edge of technology. Come with curiosity to explore, discover and unravel the unforgettable story of Nocturne X's rich biosphere.

Limited early tickets are now available for our most intrepid explorers! Book now and receive behind-the-scenes previews and exclusive transmissions from Nocturne X.

Gray Area
2665 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94110

Hours of Operation
Tuesday–Sunday 12:00PM–8:00PM

* Children aged 4 and under enjoy free admission. For group rates and bookings, and other questions about Nocturne X, contact us at [email protected]

* To ensure the safety of our community and in accordance with San Francisco city guidelines, Gray Area requires all visitors to provide proof of vaccination. Read More.

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Come see Nocturne X in a completely different light with Nightfall! Starting October 29, dance the night away on a journey through space-time with our weekend night programming just for adults. Come see this expansive exhibition light up with live DJ performances, immersive theater experiences and more. Grab a drink and reunite with friends under Nocturne X's eight moons and immerse yourself in something new.

Create an unforgettable evening for your friends, co-workers, and classmates on Nocturne X. The 4,000 sq ft transformed interplanetary venue located at Gray Area is now accepting rental reservations from October—December 2021. With an expansive dance floor, DJ booth, and unparalleled music visualization through large-scale sound-reactive light installations, let Nocturne X help to bring your event to new stratosphere.

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