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Orange Blossom Special Star Party
January 29, 2014 @ 12:00 am - February 2, 2014 @ 12:00 am
The Orange Blossom Special International Star Party is officially open for registration. The dates are January 29th through February 2nd. This will be our 20th year for this event and we have some special surprises coming. This year, you must register on-line. Go to http://www.stpeteastronomyclub.org/obs.php to get complete information and registration forms. You can elect to pay with a credit card, PayPal, or mail a check.
Campsites are assigned on a first come basis. You will want to register early to get the best available site. The new campground under the trees to the south of the field has been completed. 50/30/20 amp. service is available at these sites upon request. The conveniently located restrooms and showers in the new campground will be a big hit this year.
We have an excellent line-up of guest speakers. This year, Astrogizmos will also be there with the latest in astro products. There will also be door prize drawings and a raffle where you can win a fine 13.1” dobsonian telescope; a fine optical instrument with a primary mirror ground by the experts at our own mirror lab.
So come and join in on the daytime fun and glorious nighttime skies.