NC SciFest


In conjunction with the NC Science Festival, bring the whole family to the Earth to Sky Park for a fun filled evening of astronomy education on Friday, April 29th. The event is FREE and open to the public.


4:00pm-7:00pm Hands-on Astronomy Activities

8:30pm-10:00pm Stargazing on the lawn




Astronomy Activities:

Build a James Webb Telescope

Find your Birthday Star

Life of a Massive Star

Pack a Space Telescope

Pinwheel Galaxies

Build a Stomp Rocket



Parking: Handicap parking is available in the main parking lot with limited general parking. Parking along the entry way to the park is encouraged. Only Bare Dark Sky Observatory ticket holders may park in the Observatory parking lot.



Star Party 2018
Star Party activities table