Southwest Astronomy Festival

A star lit watering hole with the milk way overhead.
The stars light up the night, and this watering hole, as they reflect back to the sky.

NPS/T. Miller

Participate in astronomy events all around Southern Utah, Eastern Nevada, and Northern Arizona, Septemeber 7-9 2018.

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SW Astronomy Fest Star Parties

SW Astronomy Sun Parties

SW Astronomy Fest Night Hikes

Other SW Astronomy Festival Activities
Southwest Astronomy Festival Poster
Join us for the Southwest Astronomy Festival September 22-23 2017! Activities include Star Parties, Solar Gazing, Night Hikes, Night Photography Workshops, Art Activities and more.

Last updated: July 31, 2018

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Mailing Address:

345 East Riverside Drive
St. George, UT 84790


(435) 688-3200
Phones are answered Monday - Friday 7:45 a.m. - 5 p.m., and Saturdays from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. The center is closed on Sundays as well as all federal holiday with the exceptions of Memorial Day and Labor Day.

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