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Star Party Events

All events are dependent upon good viewing conditions. Very cloudy skies and severe weather are conditions we will be unable to observe in.

2023 Events
14 Oct 202311:30 AM3:00 PMPartial Solar Eclipse Viewing PartyFMU Observatory GroundsEvent was clouded out
27 Oct 20237:00 PM9:00 PMTrick-or-Treat with TelescopesFMU Observatory Grounds near the TrackFeel free to dress in costume!


2022 Events
15 May 202210:00 PM1:00 AMLunar Eclipse Viewing PartyFMU Observatory Grounds near the TrackPeople who wish to bring out their telescopes should contact Dr. Myers ( to discuss set up time and gate access.


2020 Events
21 Feb 20207:00 PM9:00 PMVenus, Orion Nebula, various Deep Sky ObjectsFMU Observatory