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StarLight Festival - May 24-25, 2014

Big Bear's 1st Annual StarLight Festival

Big Bear Solar ObservatoryWhen: Memorial Weekend, May 24-25, 2014
Cost: FREE 
Location: In the Village
Website: | Phone: 800-424-4232

The StarLight Festival is a free educational and entertaining public event geared towards children, young adults, and families. Held annually, this unique celebration of science and astronomy among an atmosphere of music and art has a mission to proliferate an awareness of and a better understanding of science and astronomy through interactive outreach and hands on experiences.

Major manufacturers will be exhibiting the latest in astronomy and science related gear. The Big Bear Solar Observatory Team will be present with an interpretive center at the festival, and exclusive tours of the observatory. The public can meet scientists from JPL/ NASA, Astronauts, and renowned organizations and individuals in educational public outreach who will be there for lectures and demonstrations. StarLight Festival is being hosted by the Astronomy Outreach network, a 501(c)3 non-profit educational organization. Stay tuned for more details or visit

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