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Due to public gathering restrictions, this year’s Starry Night event has been canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience. Stay tuned for more upcoming virtual events this fall!

Meet astronomers, enjoy interactive activities and see a portable planetarium show. This is a FREE, fun-filled night of astronomical proportions!

Doors open and event begins at 6 p.m. A sample list of activities are available below along with more information on the guest speakers coming soon. Let’s reach for the stars!

Food Vendors: Coming Soon!

Don’t forget to pick up your Passport to the Universe! Keep track of the activities you participate in and receive a prize!

This event is made possible in part by the UF Department of Astronomy, Alachua Astronomy Club, Santa Fe College Astronomy Program, WUFT and Kika Silva Pla Planetarium.


Name: Tiffany Ireland, Florida Museum

Phone: 352-273-2061

Email: tireland@flmnh.ufl.edu


Florida Museum of Natural History

3215 Hull Road
Gainesville, FL 32611

Phone: 352-846-2000

Website: www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu/visit

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