2020 Virtual DARK SKY FESTIVAL
Bringing the stars to you!
2020 Virtual Dark Sky Festival
THE LIVE EVENTS HAVE ENDED, BUT YOU CAN STILL EXPLORE THE FESTIVAL CONTENT AND VIDEOS.
Take a tour through our solar system, galaxy, and beyond! This multimedia journey is full of fascinating nooks and crannies - the perfect black hole for astronomy lovers! Just click the image to dive in!
SPECIAL GUEST Videos
DARREN BLY: Astronomical Societies
Astronomical Societies are a great way to continue your exploration of the stars in your own community. Join us for an interview with Darren Bly of the Kern Astronomical Society in Bakersfield, CA.
TERRY HIMES: Journey to Mars
Ready to go to Mars? Join us for a Journey to Mars as Terry Himes describes NASA JPL's incredible Journey to Mars and the recent Mars Perseverance and Ingenuity launch.
DR. JONATHAN GARDNER: James Webb Space Telescope
Get an in-depth look at the largest space telescope ever constructed! Learn from one of the scientists working on the James Webb Space Telescope to help us go farther and deeper into space than ever before!
JEREMY EVANS: Astrophotography in our National Parks and Public Lands
Learn about Astrophotography in our National Parks and public lands of the west featuring images from Sequoia/Kings, Death Valley, Yellowstone, Yosemite, Capitol Reef, and more.
Check out the Q&A interview we did with Terry Himes Saturday, September 12.
Here is the live Q&A session we did Dr. Jonathan Gardner on September 12.
Astronomy on Tap: Trivia ChallengE
Sunday, September 13 at 3:00 p.m. Pacific Time
Thank you to our 2020 sponsors.
2019 Festival highlights
Sequoia Parks Conservancy, the official 501(c)(3) nonprofit partner of Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks (National Park Service) and Lake Kaweah (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers), uses tax-deductible contributions to support these parks.
Sequoia Parks Conservancy
47050 Generals Hwy Unit 10
Three Rivers, CA 93271