Statewide Star Party: Dismal Swamp State Park

Statewide Star Party: Dismal Swamp State Park

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4/12 (Friday)
from 6:00pm - 9:30pm
2019-04-12 22:00:002019-04-13 01:30:00America/New_YorkStatewide Star Party: Dismal Swamp State ParkCome join us for a special, after-hours evening of stargazing in the beautiful and mysterious Great Dismal Swamp. This year, we are excited to announce that the Back Bay Amateur Astronomers will be out to support our event and provide additional equipment and viewing expertise! To the moon and beyond...what's out there? Travel through a scale model of the solar system on the way to the telescopes! Materials and instructions will be provided for several kid-friendly activities. **FREE but reservations are REQUIRED! Call 252-771-6593 to register.** Rain date Saturday, April 13, same time- if sky/weather conditions are unfavorable both nights, we will offer an indoor, daytime event on Sunday, April 14 at 2 pm.   The NC Science Festival’s annual Statewide Star Party is made possible through the generous support of the NC Space Grant. www.ncspacegrant.org 2294 US 17 N, South Mills, NC 27976

WHERE

Dismal Swamp State Park
2294 US 17 N
South Mills, NC 27976

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ABOUT THIS EVENT

Come join us for a special, after-hours evening of stargazing in the beautiful and mysterious Great Dismal Swamp.

This year, we are excited to announce that the Back Bay Amateur Astronomers will be out to support our event and provide additional equipment and viewing expertise!

To the moon and beyond...what's out there? Travel through a scale model of the solar system on the way to the telescopes! Materials and instructions will be provided for several kid-friendly activities.

**FREE but reservations are REQUIRED! Call 252-771-6593 to register.**

Rain date Saturday, April 13, same time- if sky/weather conditions are unfavorable both nights, we will offer an indoor, daytime event on Sunday, April 14 at 2 pm.

 

The NC Science Festival’s annual Statewide Star Party is made possible through the generous support of the NC Space Grant. www.ncspacegrant.org

AUDIENCE

ADMISSION

FREE!

OFFICIAL WEBSITE

SHARE

Photo Credit: 

K. Sanford