Events & Festivals


Previously Held October 27, 2017 - May 18, 2018

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.

2017 - 2018 Schedule

November    17     –      The Norse Sky

December      2     –      (Saturday) Luminaria Stargaze  (6:30 – 9:30 p.m., weather permitting)

December      8     –      The Star of Bethlehem

January        26     –      Navajo Sky Legends

February      23     –      Dark (fulldome)

March           16     –      The Astronomy of Harry Potter

April             20     –       Solar Quest (fulldome)

May             18      –      Citizen Sky – Epsilon Aurigae (fulldome)                               


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