Antelope by Moonlight
Jul
7
10:00 pm22:00

Antelope by Moonlight

The Antelope by Moonlight Bike Ride is back! Join us for the 24th annual, family friendly, non-competitive bike ride at Antelope Island State Park, in the middle of the Great Salt Lake. The 24 mile route goes from White Rock Bay to the historic Fielding Garr Ranch and back.

For more information and registration, visit http://www.daviscountyutah.gov/moonlight

Solar Week
Aug
7
Aug 21

Solar Week

Join the Clark Planetarium for Telescope Training Day. Learn how to safely use your telescope to view the Solar Eclipse.

Saturn Saturday
Aug
16
11:30 am11:30

Saturn Saturday

Saturn's rings are more tilted toward Earth this summer than they will be until 2030. Clark Planetarium will have its telescopes out to observe Saturn in all its glory.

Heritage Starfest
Oct
20
Oct 21

Heritage Starfest

Join us in Capitol Reef National Park for a weekend of special events, guest speakers, stargazing, telescope viewing, storytelling, and more. This event celebrates Capitol Reef's designation as an International Dark Sky Park, dark sky resources, and the that connection all living things have to the natural rhythms of light at night.

For more information, visit  https://www.nps.gov/care/learn/news/celebrate-the-dark-night-sky-at-heritage-starfest.htm

 

IDA Annual General Meeting 2018
Nov
10
Nov 11

IDA Annual General Meeting 2018

  • Snowbird Resort

The International Dark Sky Association (IDA) Annual General Meeting will immediately precede the ALAN conference (see below) at Snowbird Resort.  

ALAN 2018
Nov
12
Nov 14

ALAN 2018

  • Snowbird Resort

CDSS will host the European research organization Artificial Light at Night (ALAN) conference at Snowbird Resort. 


Annual Black Canyon Astronomy Festival
Jun
21
Jun 24

Annual Black Canyon Astronomy Festival

Join us for the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park annual astronomy festival! Hosted in the South Rim Campground, there will be day and evening programs with guest speakers, solar viewings, bat biologists, local and regional astronomers, and numerous telescopes!

Clark Planetarium Gala
Jun
15
6:30 pm18:30

Clark Planetarium Gala

Phil Plait, the Bad Astronomer, will explain what happens "When the Moon Eats the Sun." This eclipse-dedicated fundraiser will benefit the Clark Planetarium's educational outreach to Utah schools programs.

Astronomy Day
Apr
29
11:00 am11:00

Astronomy Day

Join the Clark Planetarium in Salt Lake City for a fun day of science demonstrations, live Start Theatre programs, and the opportunity to purchase eclipse glasses for the total solar eclipse this summer!

SLC Lighting Jane Jacobs Walk
Apr
25
8:00 pm20:00

SLC Lighting Jane Jacobs Walk

  • 206-230 E 100 S Salt Lake City, UT, 84111 United States

We have all heard of air and water pollution, but did you know that there is such a thing as ‘light pollution’? Join us and learn about Salt Lake City’s light pollution, the efforts being made to protect our dark skies, and what you can do to help!

Celebrate International Dark Sky Week! 

Date: April 25, 2017

Time: 8:00-9:30 pm, We'll be meeting at Nostalgia at 8 for a brief discussion and then the walk will begin at 8:30.

Event Start/End: Nostalgia Coffee, we will meet at 8 PM for coffee and socializing. We will depart on our walk at 8:30 PM. We will walk around and loop back to Nostalgia.

Host: Bettymaya Foott | Coordinator, Consortium for Dark Sky Studies and the Colorado Plateau Dark Sky Cooperative | 

Link to event on Jane Jacobs Walk site.

Theme: Dark Skies

Accessibility: This event is accessible and open to Wheelchairs, Bicycles, Seniors, Children.

Registration: No, all are welcome.

Social Media: Facebook