Star Party: Celebrate the Night Sky 2020


Join us for a celebration of the night sky as we reach the peak of the Perseid Meteor showers.

We are hosting a live in-person outdoor Star Party at the Space Centre, along with a YouTube live stream, so anyone can take part from anywhere!

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This boutique experience will be a one-hour long circuit that includes a tour of the observatory, along with outdoor talks about viewing the night sky. Our staff will be under the stars sharing their knowledge of the Perseid Meteor showers, light pollution and more!

This event is recommended for ages 12 and older. Come rain or shine and wear appropriate outdoor attire.

You just need to select a time slot and purchase tickets for your group (max. 4 people)

Watch the meteor shower from home, and join us for a YouTube live stream. We will have a talk about the Perseid Meteor Shower, demonstrations on identifying objects in the night sky, and tips to curb light pollution!

Tickets are by donation.

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Star Party: Celebrate the Night Sky 2020

Location: H.R. MacMillan Space Centre - 1100 Chestnut Street Vancouver, B.C. V6J 3J9

Admission: By Donation

Time: 10:00pm PDT - 12:30am PDT

Date: Wednesday August 12th, 2020

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