Join the National Aviary for a vintage beach party at our 16th Annual Night in the Tropics! Indulge in the sights, sounds, and flavors of the tropics. Celebrate the diversity of our remarkable birds and enjoy tropical entertainment! Hula dancers will transport guests to a distant paradise, and exotic fire performers keep things hot into the night. Dance under the stars to Latin Beats with DJ Mike MC and enjoy live music by The Lava Game. Explore the National Aviary’s lush habitats after dark, including the newly-renovated Tropical Rainforest, and get exclusive up-close interactions with colorful birds.