Astronomy Day 2015 will be held Saturday, October 24th, 2015 from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the George Observatory, satellite facility of the Houston Museum of Natural Science, located in Brazos Bend State Park, one hour southwest of Houston.
The annual Astronomy Day event offers numerous activities for adults and kids of all ages:
Indoor and Outdoor Presentations starting at 4:00 p.m.
Expedition Center Flight Simulations
Safe Solar Observing of Sunspots and Prominences
Domed Telescopes and Amateur Telescopes to View the Night Skies
Face Painting and Astronomy Buttons for the Kids
Advice on How to Get Started in Astronomy
How to Purchase and Use Telescopes
Free Material on Astronomy and Deep Space exploration
Meet Amateur Astronomers from Local Astronomy Clubs
Plus. Enjoy some Hotdogs and soft drinks sold by the west entrance.