Now Showing in the Planetarium

Now Showing in the Planetarium

Planetarium programs are available daily on a rotating basis. Visit the Events Calendar or Tickets page for program times and availability. (Schedules are subject to change on special event days.)

Shows begin promptly at their scheduled times. Due to the planetarium’s dark environment, late admission or re-admission once a program begins is not permitted. Please arrive early to allow time for seating. Tickets are $5 each (unless otherwise noted) and  purchases are non-refundable.

Showing Daily through December 31

Recommended for all ages

Explore the astronomy of seasons and the celestial connection to winter celebrations. Then get into the festive spirit as we tour the globe in search of holiday traditions around the world!

Now Showing Daily

Recommended for ages 8+

Discover the stars, planets, and other celestial events visible in the sky tonight. This program will give you the skills needed to find your way around the summer night sky. This interactive show is different every time, so sit back, relax, and see what’s up in The Fall Sky Tonight!

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Saturday Morning Showings

Recommended for ages 2 – 7

Explore the night sky with Big Bird, Elmo, and a friend from China named Hu Hu Zhu! Learn about the Big Dipper, the North Star, the Sun and the Moon. It’s the perfect introduction to space for our youngest astronomers and their adult star-guides.

Limited Engagement: December 9 – 18

Enjoy the Beatles, holiday classics, Elton John, Metallica, and many more with Laser Nights shows under the immersive dome of the Planetarium.
 
Enjoy a stroll through Holiday Lights at The Farm before or after your show. Make merry with 200,000 lights, holiday trees, and wreaths decorating the paths and pens.
 
$8 Members/$10 Non-Members

One Night Only! January 6, 2023

Tickets now available.

Hear the classic music of Pink Floyd like you’ve never heard it before! Join The Album Series Band featuring Caleb Davis in the planetarium for Music Under the Stars. Sit back and enjoy this talented group cover the songs of Pink Floyd’s first two albums while the immersive dome of the planetarium “sky” reflects the vibes of this psychedelic group. Refreshments will be available for purchase prior to the show and during intermission. Suitable for all ages.
 
$20 Members/$25 Non-Members

Coming Soon

Beginning January, 2023

Recommended for ages 8+

Astronomers are racing to find habitable worlds, including any that might exist in the neighborhood of our Sun. But if we find one, how will we ever get there? How long will it take? What rocket designs might one day conquer the voids of space? Fast Than Light! The Dream of Interstellar Flight will dazzle audiences with virtual rides aboard spacecraft of the future.

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Friday Night Lights

January 13 – April 28

Enjoy special evening presentations in the James H. Lynn Planetarium! A different program is presented each Friday night in January and February, ranging from live shows about the local night sky to feature presentations. Perfect for a fun night out with friends or a date night under the stars.

$5 Members/$8 Non-Members