Star Party 2019

2980 AZ 90
Benson, AZ 85602
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Event Start
2:00 PM on Apr 6, 2019
Event End
9:00 PM on Apr 6, 2019

Want to learn more about the stars and planets? Do you have any little ones curious about the cosmos? Then head to Kartchner Caverns, an International Dark Sky Park, for a star party!
Star parties are popular draws for people who want to take advantage of the chance to learn from knowledgeable and experienced local astronomers. Who knows what will be in the sky?
Volunteers from the Huachuca Astronomy Club will be setting up telescopes in the bus loading zone of the parking lot.

When: 2 PM to 9 PM

Where: Kartchner Caverns State Park, 2980 AZ-90, Benson, AZ 85602

Admission: $7/vehicle (1-4 adults), no charge for campers or visitors who have taken a cave tour that day.

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Event Start
2:00 PM on Saturday, April 6, 2019
Event End
9:00 PM on Saturday, April 6, 2019
Kartchner Caverns State Park
Additional Information

2 p.m.: Solar viewing
5:30 p.m.: Guest presentation in the Discovery Center
After dark: Star gazing

Dress appropriately for the weather. Bring a red light flashlight or ask a ranger for a filter.

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9 miles south of Benson on Hwy.90

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