Star Party and James Webb Space Telescope Pre-launch event

When: October 09, 2021 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Graphic of the segmented, gold mirror of the James Webb Space Telescope

The University of Arizona Mount Lemmon SkyCenter will be hosting a free Star Party Saturday, Oct. 9 from 6-10 p.m. at the Sabino Canyon Visitor Center. Come join us and view a variety of objects through telescopes, highlighted by the giant planets Jupiter and Saturn.  Additionally, this is an official pre-launch event for NASA's James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), and there will be activities and speakers about JWST and other natural sciences, suitabale for the entire family.

Audience: All
Audience size: Large (101-500)



5700 N. Sabino Canyon Road
Tucson , AZ
United States
Arizona US

Contact info & links


Alan Strauss Steward Observatory, Mount Lemmon SkyCenter

Requests for disability-related accommodations should be directed to the event's primary contact: Alan Strauss