Expand Your Horizons at Astronomy Day 2021
May 15, 2021, 5 PM to 11 PM at C.M. Crockett Park
Note: Masks are required throughout the event. This event is also weather-dependent and may be cancelled because of significant cloud cover or precipitation.
Hosted by the Northern Virginia Astronomy Club, Astronomy Day is an international event coordinated by astronomy clubs around the world to share the night sky with our communities. We’re putting on a day full of events and activities, capped off by a night under the stars. Join us and Expand Your Horizons!
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Experienced NOVAC members will be on hand to provide you with a guided tour of the night sky and share views of Mars, star clusters, the Milky Way, and other deep sky objects! Mark your calendars, bring your family, and join NOVAC on May Note: Masks are required throughout the event. This event is also weather-dependent and may be cancelled because of significant cloud cover or precipitation.
Please Note: Crockett Park charges $7 per vehicle if you’re not a Fauquier County resident, but the event itself is completely free. NOVAC members are admitted free upon presentation of a membership card (available from the members-only section of the website). If you’re not a member but would like to become one, you can join the club online and print your membership card in only a few minutes.
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