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Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower

July 28 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lowell Observatory,
1400 W Mars Hill Rd, Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Special meteor shower programs and activities from 6 – 10 PM for the Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower. Cost: Included with admission Find out more »
$15

Astronomy Night

July 30 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Every week until October 17, 2015
Gordon’s Park Eco Resort,
18777 Hwy 6, R.R. #1, Tehkummah, Ontario P0P 2C0 Canada
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This program includes an orientation into astronomy, planets, northern lights and solar system, & instructions on the use of a planisphere (sky map) to discover the night sky. Participants will learn how to star hop, view with the naked eye & have the opportunity to try Bausch & Lomb wide-angle Binoculars and to observe through the Park's 8 Inch Dobsonian Telescope. Cost: $15.00/person + tax Find out more »
690Euros

IAYC 2015 – International Astronomical Youth Camp

August 2 - August 22
JH Klingenthal,
Grenzweg 22, Klingenthal, Sachsen 08248 Germany
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The IAYC is a three-week-long astronomical camp aimed at bringing young people around the world together in order to gain experience in the fields of astronomy, physics, and astrophysics. During the three weeks, participants are required to do a small research project depending on their Working Group. Each Working Group is focused on a specific field of astronomy (such as observational astronomy, computational physics, etc). The Working Group leaders provide… Find out more »

Table Mountain Star Party

August 11 - August 16
Eden Valley Guest Ranch,
31 Eden Valley Lane, Oroville, WA 98844 United States
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Table Mountain Star Party The Table Mountain Star Party is an annual gathering of people interested in astronomy and its many related topics. Anyone with an interest or curiosity is welcome to register and enjoy the experience. Programming is provided for everyone from the seasoned astronomer to the beginning novice. We also provide well organized, fun and educational programming for children in our Student Program. Make your plans to attend… Find out more »

Oregon Star Party

August 11 - August 16
Indian Trail Spring,
Forest Service Road 800, Prineville, OR 97754 United States
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Oregon Star Party’s planning committee is pleased to announce that the 28th annual Oregon Star Party will take place from August 11 through 16, 2015 at Indian Trail Spring in the Ochoco National Forest. Well known for its dark skies, Oregon Star Party is one of the largest annual star parties in the United States. For 2015, the Oregon Star Party will be during the peak of the Perseid Meteor… Find out more »
$42

Perseids Meteor Party

August 11 - August 13
Gordon’s Park Eco Resort,
18777 Hwy 6, R.R. #1, Tehkummah, Ontario P0P 2C0 Canada
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Join us for the most amazing meteor showers of the year, camping & observing the Perseids & the beautiful night skies of Manitoulin on site in the RASC designated dark sky preserve at Gordon’s Park. The DSP offers exceptional dark skies, (darkest in Ontario), no light pollution & 360 degree observing. Participants can expect to see over 60 beautifully coloured meteors per hour leading up to the peak Wed Aug… Find out more »
CAN$30

Saskatchewan Summer Star Party

August 13 - August 16
Cypress Hills Interprovicial Park – Saskatchewan,
127 Maple St., Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7J 0A2 Canada
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Join 300+ of your fellow astronomers for a wonderful weekend of night-time observing and day-time events at the Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park and Dark Sky Preserve in south-west Saskatchewan organized by the Saskatoon and Regina Centres of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada. Recurrence Details: Every year around the new moon in August. Cost: CAN$30 single / CAN$40 couples / CAN$50 families Find out more »

Starfest

August 13 - August 16
River Place Park,
RR 3, Ayton, Ontario Canada
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Starfest is Canada's largest annual amateur astronomy conference and star party attracting hundreds of astronomy enthusiasts from Ontario, neighbouring provinces, and states.  It has also been ranked among the top star parties in North America by Sky & Telescope magazine. Find out more »

Northwoods Starfest

August 14 - August 16
Hobbs Observatory,
S1 County Road K, Fall Creek, WI 54742 United States
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The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society will hold it's annual Northwoods Starfest on August 14-16, 2015 at Hobbs Observatory located 4 miles North of Fall Creek Wisconsin. Details and registration form available late May on the CVAS website. Registration fee covers camping or shared cabin for two nights, and three meals plus midnight snacks. Also, paper sessions, swap meet, dealers, door prizes, and star party. It's an enjoyable weekend of dark-sky… Find out more »

Almost Heaven Star Party

August 14 - August 18
The Mountain Institute,
HC 75 Box 24, Circleville, WV 26804 United States
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The Almost Heaven Star Party is held at one of the darkest sites east of the Mississippi at The Mountain Institute near Spruce Knob West Virginia. We have vendors, presenters, speakers, off site activities. We offer meals and a raffle drawing. For more information please go to the following web address: http://www.ahsp.org. For our fee schedule please go to the following web address http://www.ahsp.org/home/registration/registration-meals-and-activity-fees/ Find out more »
$42

Manitoulin Star Party

August 14 - August 17
Gordon’s Park Eco Resort,
18777 Hwy 6, R.R. #1, Tehkummah, Ontario P0P 2C0 Canada
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Join us for an incredible astronomy experience, camping & observing the beautiful night skies of Manitoulin, on site in the RASC designated Dark Sky Preserve at Gordon’s Park. The Dark Sky Preserve offers exceptional dark skies (darkest in Ontario), no light pollution, 360 degree observing, 7.5 + magnitude, 21.45 SQM & an 8” Dobsonian Telescope. Registration includes camping in the Dark Sky Preserve, welcome campfire, wine & cheese, Q&A &… Find out more »
Free

Skellig Star Party

August 14 - August 16
Skellig Lodge,
Ballinskelligs, Kerry, Kerry Ireland
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In May of 2014 a group of like minded Amateur Astronomers from Clubs around the country got together to hold the first Irish Open Star Party. The obvious choice of location was Europe's only Gold Tier Dark Sky Reserve, right here, in the South West of Ireland. From that simple idea grew the Skellig Star Party, and moving on from it's 2014 success we have decided to make it an… Find out more »
$1100

Maine Astronomy Retreat

August 16 - October 22
Medomak Retreat Center,
178 Liberty Rd, Washington, ME 04574 United States
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Six night, all-inclusive vacation for you and your telescope. Some of the darkest skies in the Northeast (6.3 limiting visual magnitude). IDA compliant property, observing-friendly facilities. Your own private cabin with full bath, 3 meals/day, astronomy related talks and lectures, daytime recreation (sailing, tennis, hiking, proximity to coastal towns). Limited to 40 participants. Find out more »

Dark Sky Festival (Thebacha & Wood Buffalo)

August 21 - August 23
Wood Buffalo National Park,
Box 1354, Fort Smith, Northwest Territories X0E 0P0 Canada
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Dark Sky Festival (Thebacha & Wood Buffalo) Canada's most northern Dark Sky Festival hosted in Fort Smith, NWT and in Wood Buffalo National Park, the world's largest Dark Sky Preserve. Daytime family activities, science fair, presentations, night sky observing. Festival runs from August 21st to 23, 2015. Find out more »
150Euros

International Meteor Conference (IMC)

August 27 - August 30
MAMUZ Museum Mistelbach,
Waldstrasse 44-46, Mistelbach, Lower Austria A-2130 Austria
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Annual meeting of the International Meteor Organisation (IMO) featuring talks by professionals and amateurs as well as poster sessions and social events. Find out more »

Hidden Hollow Star Party

September 10 - September 13
Hidden Hollow Camp,
5127 Possum Run Rd, Bellville, OH 44813 United States
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The Hidden Hollow Star Party is one of the oldest star parties in Ohio and is a pleasant alternative to other over-crowded,distant star parties. We offer the darkest skies in central Ohio, cabins, vendors and onsite food. Plus there is public viewing through the Warren Rupp observatory's 36 inch f/7 reflector. Cost: $40.00 per person, $60.00 family. Group discounts available Find out more »
$50

Illinois Dark Skies Star Party

September 10 - September 13
Illinois Dark Skies Star Party,
10149 County Highway 11, Chandlerville, IL 62627 United States
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The 14th Annual Illinois Dark Skies Star Party is hosted by the Sangamon Astronomical Society from Sept. 9 – 13, 2015 at the Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Fish & Wildlife Area, 30 miles northwest of Springfield, Illinois in eastern Cass County. Cost: $50 Individual; $80 Family (Up to 4) $10 for each additional family member Find out more »
$42

Dark Side of the Moon Star Party

September 11 - September 14
Gordon’s Park Eco Resort,
18777 Hwy 6, R.R. #1, Tehkummah, Ontario P0P 2C0 Canada
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Join us for an incredible astronomy experience, camping & observing the beautiful night skies of Manitoulin, on site in the RASC designated Dark Sky Preserve at Gordon’s Park. The Dark Sky Preserve offers exceptional dark skies, the darkest in the Province of Ontario, no light pollution, 360 degree observing, 7.5 + magnitude, 21.45 SQM and an 8” Dobsonian Telescope. Registration includes: Camping in the Dark Sky Preserve, Welcome Reception, Wine… Find out more »

Okie-Tex Star Party

September 12 - September 20
Okie-Tex Star Party,
Camp Billy Joe, Kenton, OK 73946 United States
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The Oklahoma City Astronomy Club is pleased to invite you to the 32nd Annual Okie-Tex Star Party! What started as a weekend retreat for members of the Oklahoma City Astronomy Club has grown into one of the TOP TEN star parties in the country. The star party will again be held at Camp Billy Joe near Kenton Oklahoma and Black Mesa and offers some of the darkest skies any-where in… Find out more »

ScopeOut

September 12 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cincinatti Observatory Center,
3489 Observatory Place, Cincinatti, OH 45208 United States
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Our all day (and all night) celebration of Astronomy, Science, Education and History. September 12th we celebrate the International Year of Light, Jules Verne, the 100th anniversary of Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity, 25 years of the Hubble Space telescope and more! Keynote speaker Dr. Bob O'Dell, Chair of the Space Telescope Institute Council oversight committee. "25 Years of the Hubble Space Telescope". Talks, science demonstrations and hands-on activities, safe… Find out more »
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