2017 Schedule of Events

(schedule subject to change)

Sunrise 7AM, Sunset 7PM

Friday, September 22:

  • Noon: Registration desk opens

Saturday, September 23:

  • 11AM Children’s Program
  • noon: Larry McHenry: E.E. Barnard and His Dark Nebula
  • 1:15 Bill Arden: Physics of the Sun
  • 1PM – 4PM Raffle Table Opens
  • 2:30PM Stephane Coutu: Extreme Particle Astrophysics
  • 4 PM Keynote: Fred Espenak
  • A few words from the Park Manager
  • Raffle drawing (approximately 5:15PM)

Sunday, September 24:

  • 9AM Star Party Ends


  • Announcements and door prize drawing immediately following the keynote address.
  • All early arrivals are asked to report to the registration desk to pickup their badges and door prize tickets.