July 22, 2016 at Rochester Museum & Science Center in Rochester.
• Enter a whole new galaxy with star and laser shows at the Strasenburgh Planetarium.
• Enjoy ethereal music among the stars performed by Eastman School of Music voice and classical guitar students.
• Climb the Planetarium tower to get lost in the cosmos while looking through our high-powered telescope. The evening’s feature—Saturn!
• Orbit the illuminated outdoor areas and listen to the music of live band Bold Acquaintance.
• Channel your inner grade-school student and place the planets in our solar system in order and then make your own mini planetarium to take home.
• Get a sneak peek at our fall exhibition, Elements of the Extreme, with “The Unseen Sun” and other cool interactive activities.
• Experience musical lightning in our Electricity Theater.
• See planets up close in Science On a Sphere.
• Taste from food trucks Cheesed and Confused, Le Petit Poutine and The Original Mac & Cheez (the moon is made of cheese, isn’t it?)
• Sip drinks from cash bars.
• Enter with a big bang in your spaced-themed costume (encouraged).
Must be 21+ to attend.
Pre-purchased: $10 members, $13 general public
Day of: $15
Pre-purchasing tickets strongly encouraged.
*Only 50 VIP tickets so order now. Includes early access, private viewing of the star show “The Sky Tonight,” a special space-themed cocktail, an additional make-and-take craft and a complimentary T-shirt from CrazyDog T-Shirts.
Sponsored by: CITY Newspaper
Check-In Sponsor: Yelp Rochester
Official Beer Sponsor: Bell’s Brewery
Contributing Sponsor: William Grant & Sons and Dr. Konstantin Frank Wine Cellars
Special Thanks: CrazyDog T-Shirts and the Astronomy Section, Rochester Academy of Science