Death Valley Dark Sky Festival
February 10 - February 12
Nevada is known for its expansive skies and breathtaking views, and Death Valley offers some of the best stargazing in America. If you’re seeking to see the stars like never before, be sure to attend the Death Valley Dark Sky Festival on the weekend of February 10–12.
Guests are welcome to stop by and experience the night sky and the distinctive park scenery during the annual Death Valley Dark Sky Festival. This larger-than-life festival uses the stars to better grasp mysteries beyond our globe. Through auditorium talks about the mysteries of the universe, an exploration fair full of hands-on activities, astronomy programs complete with telescope viewings, and talks with real-life scientists, the Death Valley Dark Sky Festival will fuel your cosmic curiosity like no other.
There’s no better place to experience the night sky than Death Valley. This famous national park is a Gold Tier Dark Sky Park, the highest level of darkness according to the International Dark-Sky Association. And don’t forget to bring the entire family, because there will also be plenty of family programs to discover.
For more information, visit nps.gov.