Events & Festivals


Friday Apr 7 2017

6:30pm - 9:30pm

San Juan College Planetarium, Room 1723

Show will take place in the San Juan College Planetarium with a stargaze to follow, weather permitting. This is a free event! Planetarium show offered at 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. with stargaze at 8:30 p.m.

Event Information

San Juan College Planetarium, Room 1723
4601 College Boulevard Farmington, NM
San Juan College
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San Juan College Planetarium offers a free public show and stargaze event once per month. The exact Friday every month often depends on the phase of the Moon, the nearest night to the first quarter phase will usually be the AstroFriday night. Programs scheduled may change. Seating is limited. Show times for May, June, and July AstroFridays are at 7:30 & 8:30 p.m., with a stargaze utilizing the college’s telescopes following at 9:30 p.m. All other AstroFridays, unless otherwise indicated, are at 6:30 & 7:30 p.m., and stargaze afterwards (weather permitting) is at 8:30 p.m.

2016 -2017 Schedule

January 6 – Glacier Bay: Alaska from the Ground, Air, And Space

February 3 – Navajo Sky Legends

March 3 – Journey to the Center of the Milky Way (fulldome)

April 7 – Sunstruck  (fulldome)

May 5 – The Southern Sky      

Voted a Jolt Worthy Event!

The Farmington Branding Alliance has voted this a Jolt Worthy Event, perfect for outdoor lovers and activie families! The Farmington Branding Alliance is a group of local residents, organization and businesses working together to energize how we live, work, play and stay Farmington.

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