NCSciFest Statewide Star Party

08apr8:00 pm10:00 pmNCSciFest Statewide Star Party

Event Details

The North Carolina Museum of Natural Science at Contentnea Creek will host a night of stargazing and activities during the NCSciFest Statewide Star Party on April 8th, 2022, from 8 – 10pm.

This event will feature telescope viewing through the 16-inch telescope in the Kitty and Max Joyner Observatory as well as telescopes provided by the Carolina Skies Astronomy Club. Our telescopes will focus in on the moon, the Orion Nebula, and many other wonders of the night sky.

Enjoy games, hands on activities, and planetarium shows that will connect you with the objects you look at through the telescopes.

NCSciFest’s annual Statewide Star Party is made possible through the generous support of theĀ NC Space Grant.



(Friday) 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm


NCMNS Contentnea Creek

949 Contentnea Ln, Grifton, NC 28530

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