Special Event

Star Party

Fee: Free.

Event is free but entry fees still apply.

Location: LAT/LONG: 43.445940, -113.534850

Caves Area Parking lot

Dates & Times


Friday, June 28, 2019


9:30 PM


21 hours and 30 minutes

Evening Program in campground amphitheater begins at 9:30 p.m. Star Party starts in the Caves area parking lot after sunset and continues through the evening.


Join Experts from the Idaho Falls Astronomical Society to experience the universe in this International Dark Sky Park. The evenings kick off with a special presentation in the campground amphitheater followed by telescope viewing in the Caves Area parking area. Dress warmly and bring flashlights. Red lights are preferred for optimal dark sky viewing. Star Parties occur on the nights of June 28, June 29, August 2, and August 3. 

Reservation or Registration: No

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