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star party graphicKeep up with astronomy and space events from coast to coast with these listings. They include star parties, museum events, public talks, and many other events. We'll add new activities as we hear about them, so check back often for events in your area.

Because weather conditions can change rapidly, we suggest calling or checking the event website for details before attending the skywatching events.

We also have listings of observatories, planetariums, and other public facilities that offer views through telescopes at various times of the year.

See also: McDonald Observatory On-site Programs

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SKYWATCHING
Public Star Party

Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles
July 13, 2019, 2-9:45 p.m.
(213) 473-0800
Free admission

LECTURE/SKYWATCHING
Cassini's Spectacular Final Year at Saturn

Lecture followed by telescope viewing
Mount Tamalpais State Park, Mill Valley, California
July 13, 2019, 8 p.m.
Free admission (parking pass required)

SKYWATCHING
They Dance in the Sky-Star Party

Natural Bridges National Monument, Lake Powell, Utah
July 20, 2019, 9 p.m.
(435) 692-1234

SKYWATCHING
Night Sky Program

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant, Colorado
July 26, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
$10 per adult, children 15 and younger free
(719) 748-3253

SKYWATCHING
Night Sky Astronomy Program

Fort Union National Monument, Watrous, New Mexico
July 27, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Free admission
(505) 425-8025, ext. 0

SKYWATCHING
Summer Star Parties at Cedar Break

Cedar Break National Monument, Cedar City, Utah
July 27, 2019, 8:30 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
They Dance in the Sky-Star Party

Natural Bridges National Monument, Lake Powell, Utah
July 27, 2019, 9 p.m.
(435) 692-1234

SKYWATCHING
Rocky After Dark

Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park, Colorado
August 1 and 2, 2019, 8 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Stargazing with Rangers

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Page, Arizona
August 2, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(928) 608-6200

SKYWATCHING
Dark Sky Festival

Lassen Volcanic National Park, Mineral, California
August 2-4, 2019, 8 a.m.-midnight
(530) 595-4480

SKYWATCHING
Saturn: Time and Agriculture

Oliver Lee State Park, Alamogordo, New Mexico
August 3, 2019, 8 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(575) 437-8284

SKYWATCHING
Etscorn Star Party

New Mexico Tech University, Socorro, New Mexico
August 3, 2019
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Summer Star Parties at Cedar Break

Cedar Break National Monument, Cedar City, Utah
August 3, 2019, 8:30 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Craters of the Moon National Monument & Preserve, Arco, Idaho
August 3, 2019, 9:30 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(208) 527-1300

SKYWATCHING
They Dance in the Sky-Star Party

Natural Bridges National Monument, Lake Powell, Utah
August 3, 2019, 9 p.m.
(435) 692-1234

SKYWATCHING
Stories Behind the Moon and Stars

Moraine Park Discovery Center, Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park, Colorado
August 6, 2019, 7:45 p.m.

LECTURE
Small Worlds, Big Science

Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California
August 8, 2019, 7 p.m.
Free admission

LECTURE/SKYWATCHING
Galactic Archaeology: Digging Through the Remnants of Galaxies

Gina Duggan; followed by skywatching
Caltech, Pasadena, California
August 9, 2019, 8 p.m.
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Stargazing with Rangers

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Page, Arizona
August 9, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(928) 608-6200

LECTURE
Small Worlds, Big Science

Ramo Auditorium, Caltech, Pasadena, California
August 9, 2019, 7 p.m.
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Summer Star Parties at Cedar Break

Cedar Break National Monument, Cedar City, Utah
August 10, 2019, 8:30 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Public Star Party

Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles
August 10, 2019, 2-9:45 p.m.
(213) 473-0800
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
They Dance in the Sky-Star Party

Natural Bridges National Monument, Lake Powell, Utah
August 10, 2019, 9 p.m.
(435) 692-1234

LECTURE/SKYWATCHING
Astrobiology Under Uur Feet and Out to the Stars

Lecture followed by telescope viewing
Mount Tamalpais State Park, Mill Valley, California
August 10, 2019, 8 p.m.
Free admission (parking pass required)

SKYWATCHING
Perseid Meteor Shower Viewing

Abilene State Park, Tuscola, Texas
August 10, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Free admission
(325) 267-4871

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Oasis State Park, New Mexico
August 10, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(575) 356-5331

SKYWATCHING
Stories Behind the Moon and Stars

Moraine Park Discovery Center, Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park, Colorado
August 13, 2019, 7:45 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Stargazing with Rangers

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Page, Arizona
August 16, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(928) 608-6200

SKYWATCHING
Summer Star Parties at Cedar Break

Cedar Break National Monument, Cedar City, Utah
August 17, 2019, 8:30 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
They Dance in the Sky-Star Party

Natural Bridges National Monument, Lake Powell, Utah
August 17, 2019, 9 p.m.
(435) 692-1234

SKYWATCHING
Night Sky Program

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant, Colorado
August 23, 2019, 8 p.m.
$10 per adult, children 15 and younger free
(719) 748-3253

SKYWATCHING
Stargazing with Rangers

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Page, Arizona
August 23, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(928) 608-6200

SKYWATCHING
Dark Sky Festival

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, Three Rivers, California
August 23, 2019, 6 p.m.
(559) 565-4804

SKYWATCHING
Star Party in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park, Whitney, Texas
August 24, 2019, 8 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(254) 694-3793, ext. 0

SKYWATCHING
They Dance in the Sky-Star Party

Natural Bridges National Monument, Lake Powell, Utah
August 24, 2019, 9 p.m.
(435) 692-1234

SKYWATCHING
Summer Star Parties at Cedar Break

Cedar Break National Monument, Cedar City, Utah
August 24, 2019, 8:30 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Antelope Island State Park, Syracuse, Utah
August 24, 2019
Park entrance fees apply
(801) 725-9263

SKYWATCHING, MUSIC
Music and the Stars

Leasburg Dam State Park, Radium Springs, New Mexico
August 24, 2019, 6-8 p.m.
Park entrance fees apply

SKYWATCHING
Stargazing with Rangers

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Page, Arizona
August 30, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(928) 608-6200

SKYWATCHING
Dakota Nights Astronomy Festival

Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Medora, North Dakota
August 30-September 1, 2019, 9 a.m.-10 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(701) 623-4466

SKYWATCHING
Summer Star Parties at Cedar Break

Cedar Break National Monument, Cedar City, Utah
August 31, 2019, 8:30 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
They Dance in the Sky-Star Party

Natural Bridges National Monument, Lake Powell, Utah
August 31, 2019, 9 p.m.
(435) 692-1234

SKYWATCHING
August Star Party

El Morro National Monument, Ramah, New Mexico
August 31, 2019, 8 p.m.
(505) 783-4226, ext. 801

LECTURE, SKYWATCHING
Exploring the Hidden Universe with James Webb Space Telescope

Alex Lockwood, NASA; followed by skywatching
Arches National Park, Moab, Utah
August 31, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
(435) 719-2299

SKYWATCHING
Stargazing with Rangers

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Page, Arizona
September 6, 2019, 8 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(928) 608-6200

LECTURE/SKYWATCHING
Observing Black Holes

Marianne Heida; followed by skywatching
Caltech, Pasadena, California
September 6, 2019, 8 p.m.
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
They Dance in the Sky-Star Party

Natural Bridges National Monument, Lake Powell, Utah
September 7, 2019, 9 p.m.
(435) 692-1234

SKYWATCHING
Public Star Party

Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles
September 7, 2019, 2-9:45 p.m.
(213) 473-0800
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Summer Star Parties at Cedar Break

Cedar Break National Monument, Cedar City, Utah
September 7, 2019, 8:30 p.m.

SKYWATCHING, MUSIC
Music and the Stars

Leasburg Dam State Park, Radium Springs, New Mexico
September 7, 2019, 6-9 p.m.
Park entrance fees apply

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Oasis State Park, New Mexico
September 7, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(575) 356-5331

LECTURE/SKYWATCHING
Mission: Mars

Lecture followed by telescope viewing
Mount Tamalpais State Park, Mill Valley, California
September 7, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Free admission (parking pass required)

SKYWATCHING
Stargazing with Rangers

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Page, Arizona
September 13, 2019, 8 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(928) 608-6200

SKYWATCHING
They Dance in the Sky-Star Party

Natural Bridges National Monument, Lake Powell, Utah
September 14, 2019, 9 p.m.
(435) 692-1234

LECTURE
It Broke! Stories of How We Fixed It

Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California
September 19, 2019, 7 p.m.
Free admission

LECTURE
It Broke! Stories of How We Fixed It

Ramo Auditorium, Caltech, Pasadena, California
September 20, 2019, 7 p.m.
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Stargazing with Rangers

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Page, Arizona
September 20, 2019, 8 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(928) 608-6200

SKYWATCHING
Night Sky Program

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant, Colorado
September 20, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
$10 per adult, children 15 and younger free
(719) 748-3253

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Antelope Island State Park, Syracuse, Utah
September 21, 2019
Park entrance fees apply
(801) 725-9263

SKYWATCHING
They Dance in the Sky-Star Party

Natural Bridges National Monument, Lake Powell, Utah
September 21, 2019, 9 p.m.
(435) 692-1234

SKYWATCHING
Stargazing with Rangers

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Page, Arizona
September 27, 2019, 8 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(928) 608-6200

SKYWATCHING
Solar Viewing

Pipe Spring National Monument, Fredonia, Arizona
September 27, 2019, 1-4 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(928) 643-7105

SKYWATCHING
September Star Party

El Morro National Monument, Ramah, New Mexico
September 27, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
(505) 783-4226, ext. 801

SKYWATCHING, FESTIVAL
2019 Southwest Astronomy Festival

Various Venues, Southern Utah
Star parties, solar viewing, night hikes, workshops
September 27, 2019, 10 a.m.-11 p.m.
Most events are free
For more information

SKYWATCHING
Star Party: Our Place in Space

Oliver Lee State Park, Alamogordo, New Mexico
September 28, 2019, 6:45 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(575) 437-8284

SKYWATCHING
They Dance in the Sky-Star Party

Natural Bridges National Monument, Lake Powell, Utah
September 28, 2019, 9 p.m.
(435) 692-1234

SKYWATCHING
Night Sky Star Party

Pipe Spring National Monument, Fredonia, Arizona
September 27, 2019, 7-9 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(928) 643-7105

LECTURE/SKYWATCHING
Why is the Sky Dark at Night?

Alessandro Schillaci; followed by skywatching
Caltech, Pasadena, California
October 4, 2019, 8 p.m.
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Public Star Party

Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles
October 5, 2019, 2-9:45 p.m.
(213) 473-0800
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Moon Viewing Program

Abilene State Park, Tuscola, Texas
October 5, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Free admission
(325) 267-4871

LECTURE/SKYWATCHING
Illuminating Dark Matter

Lecture followed by telescope viewing
Mount Tamalpais State Park, Mill Valley, California
October 5, 2019, 7 p.m.
Free admission (parking pass required)

LECTURE
The Other 95% of the Universe

Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California
October 17, 2019, 7 p.m.
Free admission

LECTURE
The Other 95% of the Universe

Ramo Auditorium, Caltech, Pasadena, California
October 18, 2019, 7 p.m.
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Night Sky Program

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant, Colorado
October 18, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
$10 per adult, children 15 and younger free
(719) 748-3253

SKYWATCHING, MUSIC
Music and the Stars

Leasburg Dam State Park, Radium Springs, New Mexico
October 19, 2019, 5-8 p.m.
Park entrance fees apply

SKYWATCHING
Star Party: Cygnus and Lyra

Oliver Lee State Park, Alamogordo, New Mexico
October 26, 2019, 6-8:30 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(575) 437-8284

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Antelope Island State Park, Syracuse, Utah
October 26, 2019
Park entrance fees apply
(801) 725-9263

LECTURE/SKYWATCHING
Sounds of the Stars: Imaging Star Guts with Cosmic Music

Jim Fuller; followed by skywatching
Caltech, Pasadena, California
November 1, 2019, 7 p.m.
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Public Star Party

Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles
November 2, 2019, 2-9:45 p.m.
(213) 473-0800
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Inks Lake Star Party

Inks Lake State Park, Burnet, Texas
November 2, 2019, 6 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(512) 793-4689

SKYWATCHING
Star Party in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park, Whitney, Texas
November 2, 2019, 8 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(254) 694-3793, ext. 0

SKYWATCHING
Night Skies Over the LBJ Ranch

Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park, Johnson City, Texas
November 2, 2019, 4:30-8:30 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(830) 861-7128, ext. 232
Free admission; reservations required

SKYWATCHING, MUSIC
Night Skies of Leasburg Dam

Leasburg Dam State Park, Radium Springs, New Mexico
November 16, 2019, 5-8 p.m.
Park entrance fees apply

SKYWATCHING
Night Sky Program

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant, Colorado
November 22, 2019, 7 p.m.
$10 per adult, children 15 and younger free
(719) 748-3253

LECTURE/SKYWATCHING
The Solar System's Volcanic Wonderland

Katherine de Kleer; followed by skywatching
Caltech, Pasadena, California
December 6, 2019, 7 p.m.
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Public Star Party

Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles
December 7, 2019, 2-9:45 p.m.
(213) 473-0800
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Pedernales Falls State Park, Johnson City, Texas
December 14, 2019, 5 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(830) 868-7304

SKYWATCHING
Night Sky Program

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant, Colorado
December 20, 2019, 7 p.m.
$10 per adult, children 15 and younger free
(719) 748-3253

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SKYWATCHING
Dark Skies Over Hatteras

Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Manteo, North Carolina
July 16, 2019, 9 p.m.
(252) 475-8306

SKYWATCHING
Star Stories

Shenandoah River State Park, Bentonville, Virginia
July 20, 2019, 7-8 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(540) 622-6840

SKYWATCHING
Stars Over Sand Beach

Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Maine
July 22, 24, and 27, 2019, 9 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Dark Skies Over Hatteras

Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Manteo, North Carolina
July 23, 2019, 9 p.m.
(252) 475-8306

SKYWATCHING
Star Stories

Shenandoah River State Park, Bentonville, Virginia
July 27, 2019, 7-8 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(540) 622-6840

SKYWATCHING
Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze

Riverside Park South, Manhattan, New York
July 28, 2019, 1-4 p.m.
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Stars Over Sand Beach

Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Maine
July 29, 31, and August 3, 2019, 9 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Dark Skies Over Hatteras

Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Manteo, North Carolina
July 30, 2019, 9 p.m.
(252) 475-8306

SKYWATCHING
Summer on the Hudson: Stargazing

Riverside Park South, Manhattan, New York
August 3, 2019, 8 p.m.
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Amateur Astronomers Association of New York

Great Kills Park, Gateway National Recreation Area, Staten Island, New York
August 3, 2019, 8:30 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Cloudland Canyon State Park, Rising Fawn, Georgia
August 3, 2019, 8 p.m.
(706) 657-4050
$5 parking fee

SKYWATCHING
Observatory Open House

Tour and skywatching at Georgia State University's Hard Labor Creek Observatory
Hard Labor Creek State Park, Rutledge, Georgia
August 3, 2019, 9 p.m.
(404) 275-3974

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Shenandoah River State Park, Bentonville, Virginia
August 3, 2019, 8-11 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(540) 622-6840

SKYWATCHING
Stars Over Sand Beach

Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Maine
August 5, 7, and 10, 2019, 9 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Dark Skies Over Hatteras

Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Manteo, North Carolina
August 6, 2019, 9 p.m.
(252) 475-8306

LECTURE
Cosmic Explosions and Cosmic Accelerators: Gamma-rays and Multi-messenger Astronomy

Regina Caputo
Library of Congress, Washington, DC
August 8, 2019, 11:30 a.m.
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Fourth Annual Night Sky Festival

Shenandoah National Park, Luray, Virginia
Talks, star parties, solar viewing, junior ranger programs
August 9-11, 2019
Events are free with park admission

SKYWATCHING
Stars of Sandy Hook

Gateway National Recreation Area, Staten Island, New York
August 8, 2019, 8 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Solar Viewing

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Thoreson Farm, Port Oneida, Michigan
August 10, 2019, 4-6 p.m.
(231) 326-5010, ext. 5010
Park pass required

SKYWATCHING
Perseid Shooting Star Party

Hard Labor Creek State Park, Rutledge, Georgia
August 10, 2019, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
(706) 557-3001
$5 parking fee

SKYWATCHING
Perseid Meteor Shower Star Party

Cedar Creek & Belle Grove National Historical Park, Middletown, Virginia
August 10, 2019, 8 pm.
(540) 869-3051

SKYWATCHING
Stars Over Sand Beach

Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Maine
August 12, 14, and 17, 2019, 9 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Dark Skies Over Hatteras

Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Manteo, North Carolina
August 13, 2019, 9 p.m.
(252) 475-8306

SKYWATCHING
Stars Over Sand Beach

Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Maine
August 19, 21, 24, 2019, 9 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Dark Skies Over Hatteras

Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Manteo, North Carolina
August 20, 2019, 9 p.m.
(252) 475-8306

SKYWATCHING
2019 StarFest

Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site, Elverson, Pennsylvania
August 24, 2019, 5:30-11:30 p.m.
(610) 582-8773, ext 223

SKYWATCHING
Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze

Riverside Park South, Manhattan, New York
August 25, 2019, 1-4 p.m.
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Stars Over Sand Beach

Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Maine
August 26, 28, and 31, 2019, 9 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Dark Skies Over Hatteras

Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Manteo, North Carolina
August 27, 2019, 9 p.m.
(252) 475-8306

SKYWATCHING
Night Sky Program

Pickett CCC Memorial State Park, Jamestown, Tennessee
August 30, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Free

SKYWATCHING
Solar Viewing

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Thoreson Farm, Port Oneida, Michigan
August 31, 2019, 4-6 p.m.
(231) 326-5010, ext. 5010
Park pass required

LECTURE
The Astronomer's Toolkit

Brandon Lawton, Space Telescope Science Institute
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore
September 3, 2019, 8 p.m.
Free admission
Live Webcast

SKYWATCHING
Summer on the Hudson: Stargazing

Riverside Park South, Manhattan, New York
September 7, 2019, 8 p.m.
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Cloudland Canyon State Park, Rising Fawn, Georgia
September 7, 2019, 8 p.m.
(706) 657-4050
$5 parking fee

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Shenandoah River State Park, Bentonville, Virginia
September 7, 2019, 8-11 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(540) 622-6840

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Saint-Gaudens National Historical Park, Cornish, New Hampshire
September 7, 2019, 8 p.m.
$10 per adult; 15 and under free

SKYWATCHING
Observatory Open House

Tour and skywatching at Georgia State University's Hard Labor Creek Observatory
Hard Labor Creek State Park, Rutledge, Georgia
September 7, 2019, 8:15 p.m.
(404) 275-3974

LECTURE
A Mud Matter: The Recent Discovery of Organic Matter in Mudstones on Mars

Jennifer Eigenbrode
Library of Congress, Washington, DC
September 12, 2019, 11:30 a.m.
Free admission

EVENT
The Future of Space Exploration: Insights from Science Fiction

September 15, 2019, 7-9 p.m.
McCarthy Center Forum, Framingham, Massachusetts
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Thoreson Farm, Port Oneida, Michigan
September 21, 2019, 9 p.m.
(231) 326-5010, ext. 5010
Park pass required

SKYWATCHING
Star Gazing Program at Explore Park

Blue Ridge Parkway, near Roanoke, Virginia
September 27, 2019, 7:30 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze

Riverside Park South, Manhattan, New York
September 29, 2019, 1-4 p.m.
Free admission

LECTURE
Black Holes and Gravitational Waves

Emanuele Berti, Johns Hopkins University
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore
October 1, 2019, 8 p.m.
Free admission
Live Webcast

SKYWATCHING
Observatory Open House

Tour and skywatching at Georgia State University's Hard Labor Creek Observatory
Hard Labor Creek State Park, Rutledge, Georgia
October 5, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
(404) 275-3974

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Shenandoah River State Park, Bentonville, Virginia
October 5, 2019, 8-11 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(540) 622-6840

EVENT
The Future of Space Exploration: An Ethical Perspective

October 15, 2019, 7-9 p.m.
McCarthy Center Forum, Framingham, Massachusetts
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Solar Viewing

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Empire, Michigan
October 21, 2019, 8 p.m.
(231) 326-5010, ext. 5010
Park pass required

SKYWATCHING
Star Gazing Program at Explore Park

Blue Ridge Parkway, near Roanoke, Virginia
October 25, 2019, 7-8 p.m.

SKYWATCHING
Star Party

Cedar Creek & Belle Grove National Historical Park, Middletown, Virginia
October 26, 2019, 6 p.m.
(540) 869-3051

LECTURE
From Sun to Solar Wind: The Perplexing Solar Corona

Nicholeen Viall
Library of Congress, Washington, DC
November 7, 2019, 11:30 a.m.
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Park After Dark

Fort Monroe National Monument, Fort Monroe, Virginia
November 8, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
(757) 722-3678

SKYWATCHING
Transit of Mercury

Staunton River State Park, Scottsburg, Virginia
November 11, 2019, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(434) 572-4623

EVENT
The Future of Space Exploration: The Policy Perspective

Teasel Muir-Harmony, National Air and Space Museum; Alissa Haddaji, Harvard Kennedy School
November 15, 2019, 7-9 p.m.
McCarthy Center Forum, Framingham, Massachusetts
Free admission

SKYWATCHING
Observing Session

Staunton River State Park, Scottsburg, Virginia
November 23, 2019, 7-9 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(434) 572-4623

SKYWATCHING
Geminid Meteor Shower

Staunton River State Park, Scottsburg, Virginia
December 14, 2019, 7-9 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(434) 572-4623

SKYWATCHING
Observing Session

Staunton River State Park, Scottsburg, Virginia
December 28, 2019, 7-9 p.m.
Park admission fees apply
(434) 572-4623