Island Star Party

22th Anniversary Island Star Party

Bright Angel Park, Cowichan Station

Summer 2017, date to be announced 

 

Lat 48° 44.0246’N Long 123 ° 40.5144′ W

Bright Angel Park Map

The following supporters of the 2016 Island Star Party are greatly appreciated:  See the list below and see our sponsors page.

                   Events Schedule

 

 

Friday, August 5th

• 22:07 Moonset
• 20:43 Sunset
• 23:00 Astronomical Twilight
Saturday, August 6th

• 5:56 Sunrise
• 20:42 Sunset
• 22:32 Moonset
• 22:57 Astronomical Twilight
Sunday, August 7th

• 5:57 Sunrise
Friday August 5th4:00 PM Star Party Opens
7:00 PMWelcoming
Brian Robilliard
7:30 PM Telescope Walk
8:00 PMTalk
10:15 PMAstronomy 101 Sky Tour
10:30 PMObserving begins
Saturday August 6th
1:00 PM Solar Observing
7:00 PMWelcoming
7:30 PMTelescope Walk
8:00 PM*Door Prizes and Draws
8:45 PMTalk
10:15 PMAstronomy 101 Sky Tour
10:30 PMObserving begins
Sunday August 7th
8 AMClean up
10 AMField empty,

Please see the Star Party Presentations Page for more details.

 Notes:

  • No food or water  available on site,  Nearest stores 10 minutes drive away
  • Throughout the day you can enjoy the parks facilities that include swimming, hiking, outdoor fitness park, and kid playground
  • Flush toilets on site
  • Historic Kinsol Trestle near by

 

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