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Star Party at Washoe Lake State Park
August 3, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Northern Nevada Astronomy Group will have various sizes of telescopes available for viewing stars, planets, and other wonders of the night sky. They will do a short slide presentation as it’s getting dark enough for the telescopes. Participants should bring a jacket, red light if possible (red light does not negatively affect night vision), and a lawn chair.
WHEN: Saturday,August 3, 2019 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
WHERE: Washoe Lake State Park Maze Parking Lot. Take Exit 44 from I-580 and drive north on Eastlake Blvd. approximately four miles. The park entrance will be on the left. Turn left past the fee booth and it’s the first parking lot on the right.
WHO: This event is open to the public and is sponsored by the Northern Nevada Astronomy Group.
COST: The park entrance fee is $5 per vehicle. We are able to accept cash, credit cards, and checks.