Annual Astronomy Festival

Astronomers set up a variety of telescopes
Salt Lake Astronomical Society preparing their telescopes for an evening of stargazing at the Astronomy Festival.

Photo by Kevin Doxstater NPS

2019 Bryce Canyon Astronomy Festival
The 18th Annual Astronomy Festival will be held June 26 - 29, 2019 with Bryce Canyon's Astronomy Rangers and local Astronomical Societies. Attendees will enjoy a variety of astronomy-themed activities and programs offered both day and night. Keynote Speaker TBD. Check back soon for a schedule of events!

Having trouble finding a place to stay? Consider our Bryce Canyon Campgrounds or check the local accommodations guide at Garfield County Travel Council website.
Bryce Canyon Astronomy Logo
Bryce Canyon Astronomy Night-Sky Sanctuary Logo

Illustrated by Kevin Poe and Joel Allen

Day 1: Wednesday, June 26 2019

  • TBD
Milky Way over hoodoos
Milky Way over hoodoos

Photo by Ron Bissinger

Day 2: Thursday, June 27 2019

  • TBD
Volunteer looks through solar telescope
NPS volunteer conducting solar viewing program during Astrofest 2015.

Photo by Brian B. Roanhorse NPS 17 June, 2015

Day 3: Friday, June 28 2019
  • TBD
Constellation Tours
Astronomy Ranger Angie Richman brings ancient stories to life during a 20-minute constellation tour.

Photo by John Sefick NPS

Day 4: Saturday, June 29 2019

  • TBD
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Click Here to download the event Poster for the 2018 Astronomy Festival. (PDF 2.44 MB)

Click Here to download the brochure schedule of events for the 2018 Astronomy Festival. (3.56 MB)

Last updated: April 23, 2019

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