Special Events

Special Events are designed to celebrate special astronomy related events. Some past events included the Transit of Venus 2012, Black Hole Bash 2013, Winter Solstice 2011, and Art in Space.

Rock and Rockets

Sunday November 13, 2016 from 3 – 5:30 pm
Planetarium | Tickets $4

A far-out 1960s-themed party with stars and music. The event will include fun music from the era featuring The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Temptations and The Supremes.
$4 for fun and stars. There will be faux cocktails inspired by the era, a photo gallery of the Planetarium’s beginnings and a presentation about the science and history of rockets.

Get Blown Away | Shows at 3, 3:45 and 4:30pm
Relive the 60s with a show celebrating its culture and achievements followed by indoor stargazing and a 10-minute Q&A session. Expect space exploration, revolutions, Star Trek, James Bond, and many other iconic moments from the era. No favorite moment will go missed.