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Sky Fest is open to explorers of all ages, and includes hands-on activities, scientist presentations and night-sky viewing through telescopes (weather permitting). With assistance from the JSC Astronomy Society, Sky Fest events are offered approximately four times a year.

Please note: Minors must be accompanied by a responsible parent or adult the entire time they are visiting the LPI.

To receive emails with announcements for these events, please subscribe to LPI’s Email Newsletters and select Sky Fest Family Events at LPI.


Upcoming Public Event

Venus and Volcanism
Saturday, February 22, 2020, 6:30–8:30 p.m.
This is a free event.


Image of Venus


Come join us for hands-on activities about the hottest planet in the solar system, and the small, huge, and unique volcanoes that can be found on Earth and other worlds!

  • All ages are welcome to this FREE event
  • Explore Venus and volcanism with hands-on activities
  • View Venus through telescopes (weather permitting)


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