Friday, April 12, 2019
Location: Carolina Beach State Park, 1010 State Park Road
Join Cape Fear Museum, Carolina Beach State Park, Cape Fear Astronomical Society and many other community partners for a fun-filled evening of stargazing and astronomy-themed activities!
This year’s theme, The Moon and Beyond, includes laser-guided constellation tours, planetarium shows, telescope viewings, stargazing tips and more. Be part of an event that is happening statewide and bring a flashlight.
At this FREE event, visitors can:
Star Party community partners include:
The seventh annual Statewide Star Party is made possible with the support of NC Space Grant and the NC Science Festival. Participating organizations and institutions across the state will be hosting sky-watching parties to help people discover the wonders of their night skies.
Event parking is at the marina, located at the back of the park. Complimentary shuttle service is generously provided by the Wilmington Trolley Company. Handicap transportation via golf cart is available upon request.