The 2020 Annual Night Sky Festival has been canceled due to the COVID pandemic. Read below to learn more about the night sky at Joshua Tree and past Night Sky Festivals.
Joshua Tree National Park is proud to have recently been designated as an International Dark Sky Park at the Silver Tier level by the International Dark-Sky Association (IDA). The park strives to be a refuge for those who want to experience a naturally dark night sky.
Things to know
If you are attending any of the night programs, remember:
Come view the night sky throughout the yearNight sky programs are offered throughout the year. Check park bulletin boards for updated schedules.
Watch a series of short films and learn why the NPS cares about protecting dark night skies.
Last updated: May 24, 2020