Special Event

Badlands Astronomy Festival

Fee: Free.


Dates & Times

Date:

Friday, July 5, 2019

Time:

Sunrise

Type of Event

Festival

Description

Novices and experts alike will enjoy the spectacular dark night skies of Badlands National Park at public star parties each evening.  During the day, a variety of family-friendly workshops and special activities will provide opportunities for visitors to learn about the night sky, the sun, and space exploration.  It will include nightly special guest speakers, public stargazing activities, solar observing opportunities, planetarium shows, as well as equipment demonstrations. 

Reservation or Registration: No