Cosmic Carnival & Star Party

Join Open Space and Albuquerque area astronomers!


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Nov 09, 2019
01:00 PM - 09:00 PM


Open Space Visitor Center
6500 Coors Blvd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87120



Cosmic Carnival: Saturday, November 9
1:00pm - 5:00 pm.

The Albuquerque Astronomical Society (TAAS) is sponsoring the fall Cosmic Carnival in collaboration with the City of Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center. Interactive exhibits with Explora! Science Center, the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science, and other local organizations. Safe viewing of our nearest star, the Sun. And on the Back Patio: Telescope discovery and display. Portable Planetarium shows on the hour! Visit or call 897-8831 for more information.

• Astronomy talks will be given in the Media Room by David Frizzell: 2:00-"Introduction to Amateur Astronomy," and 4:00-"Vastness of the Universe."

Taas Star Party: Saturday November 9
6:00pm - 9:00pm.

The Albuquerque Astronomical Society and the Open Space Visitor Center offer this astronomically fun event for kids of all ages. On the patio: star and planet observations with telescopes from the Albuquerque Astronomical Society AND constellation tours of the heavens. 7:00pm and at 8:00pm in the Kiva Room: an educational lecture on astronomy will enlighten you about our night sky objects, including stars, constellations and asterisms. Visit or call 897-8831 for more information.

• At 7:00pm, there will be a presentation in the Kiva Room of the Fabulous Fifty Fall Session




Kent Swanson