Night Sky & Astronomy Programs
Party with the Stars: Watch as night descends on Rocky Mountain National Park. Volunteers will be available with telescopes to help you experience the magic of the night sky.
June 16, 8:30 PM
Astronomy in the Park: Observe the night sky with the help of a park ranger and expert volunteer astronomers. Dress warmly, bring binoculars and a flashlight. Thirty minute program followed by viewing. Meet at Upper Beaver Meadows Trailhead.
June 23, 8:30 PM
July 14, 21, & 28, 8:15 PM
August 18 & 25, 7:45 PM
Stories Behind the Moon and Stars: The night sky comes alive through storytelling and fun activities. Celebrate darkness at Rocky! Dress warmly, bring binoculars and a flashlight. Program lasts approximately 1.5 hours. Meet at Moraine Park Discovery Center.
June 30, 8:30 PM
July 7, 8:15 PM
August 4 & 11, 8:00 PM
Rocky Mountain National Park Night Sky Festival: Three days of fun daytime activities, speakers, programs, and night sky viewing. View the event schedule from 2016. Next festival coming in 2018!