2019 List of Events

This is an event listing of all our public events in 2019, which are FREE and OPEN to anyone (fundraisers will be noted): Please note: This list may be added to and, rarely, taken away from. We reserve the right to cancel events in case of weather or emergencies, in which case the list will…

Saturn Party July 22nd, 2017

Join us Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 at 9 pm at Three Peaks Recreational Area for our night event in July: The Saturn Party. Saturn is one of the most beautiful objects to look at through a telescope, and we will even see its largest moon: Titan. Although it looks like a little star hovering close…

Run the Solar System 5k Fun Run

Last year we had a BLAST with our first ever 5k Fun Run (the UFO 5k fun run in April 2016) and we raised enough money to buy our coveted Solar Max II Coronado telescope – with which we have had the pleasure of sharing with the community. With it, we can stare at the…

April 22: Solar Viewing Event at Main Street Park

Thank you to everyone who helped the Cedar Breaks National Monument team celebrate their International Dark Sky status! The celebration was a blast. Join us next month (April) to stare (carefully through a solar telescope) at the sun. Blocking out the vast majority of light with a telescope full of filters, we’ll be able to…

Dark Sky Designation Celebration

Join us with the Cedar Breaks dark rangers at Brian Head this weekend (3/18) to celebrate the newest International Dark Sky Park – the Cedar Breaks National Monument! Congratulations to our friends at Cedar Breaks. They worked hard to get this designation, and now it’s finally here: Cedar Breaks is officially an International Dark Sky…

The Whirlpool Galaxy taken at MDRS by Randy Dunning and Chad Weaver

Astrophotography Party

Join us Saturday, December 17th, 2016 at 6 pm at Three Peaks Recreational Area for our last event of 2016: The Astrophotography Party. We will have our large telescope, and a new 6-inch on an equatorial mount. Whether you are already an astrophotography enthusiast or just want to come look through some telescopes, please join…