Location

L.L. Stub Stewart State Park
Hilltop Day Use

Time

Begins: 09/21/2019 at 8:00 PM
Ends: 09/22/2019 at 12:00 AM

Description

On Saturday, September 21, OMSI and Rose City Astronomers will celebrate the beginning of autumn with a free Star Party! Join us as we gaze at the heavens from Stub Stewart State Park starting at sunset. The party is free with $5 parking per vehicle parking fee. From beginners to experts of all ages, here's your opportunity to view the stars and other objects through a variety of telescopes. Viewing highlights include Jupiter, Saturn, and more!

To reach L.L. "Stub" Stewart State Park, take US-26 west of Portland and turn right on OR-47.  The event starts at sunset and is free with $5 parking per vehicle. Warm clothing and a flashlight with red light are recommended. Personal telescopes and binoculars are welcome.

On the scheduled day of each OMSI Star Parties, check the following website as cloudy weather could cancel the event. https://omsi.edu/calendar?keywords%5B0%5D=345&keywords%5B1%5D=346&keywords%5B2%5D=347&keywords%5B3%5D=348&keywords%5B4%5D=349&keywords%5B5%5D=350&keywords%5B6%5D=351&page=1#nodeid-9384