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Star Party at Caspers

A meteor streaks across the sky against

(credit: Jorge Guerrero/AFP/Getty Images)

Come for a grand tour of the universe!  Join our amateur astronomers for a guided tour of the young crescent moon and other constellations.

Learn myths and facts about the cosmos. Observe wonders of the night sky including galaxies, star clusters, and double stars.

  • When: Saturday, November 14, 2015 from 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Where: Ronald W. Caspers Wilderness Park, 33401 Ortega Hwy., San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
  • Cost: Event is Free, parking $5.00 per vehicle

Note: held only on evenings with clear skies (good weather). Call the Park at (949) 923-2210 for weather/sky updates or additional information.

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December Star Party

A meteor streaks across the sky against

(credit: Jorge Guerrero/AFP/Getty Images)

Come for a Star Party that gives you a grand tour of the universe! Join Allan and other amateur astronomers and have a look in the telescopes to see the marvels of the sky.

Take a guided tour of the constellations and learn the myths and facts about the cosmos. Observe the wonders of the night sky including nebulas, galaxies, star clusters and double stars.

  • Saturday, December 20, 2014
  • Event – Free
    Parking- $5.00 per vehicle
  • Ronald W. Caspers Wilderness Park, 33401 Ortega Hwy.( P. O. Box 395), San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675/(949) 923-2210 or (949) 923-2207

Note: held only on evenings with clear skies (good weather). Call the Park at (949) 923-2210 for weather/sky updates or additional information

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Get ready for a Star Party

Van Gogh - Starry Nights
Van Gogh – Starry Nights

Ok, so the Star Party won’t quite look like Van Gogh’s Starry Nights painting but you get the idea. Take a grand tour of our starry night skies at Caspers Wilderness Park‘s Star Party and wonder at the beauty above us.

Join Allan and other amateur astronomers and have a look in the telescopes to see the marvels of the sky.

Come and take a guided tour of the constellations while learning myths and facts about the cosmos. Observe the wonders of the night sky including nebulas, galaxies, star clusters and double stars.

  • Event – Free

  • Saturday, November 22, 2014  from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

  • Ronald W. Caspers Wilderness Park, 33401 Ortega Hwy. San Juan Capistrano, CA

  • Parking- $5.00 per vehicle

Note: held only on evenings with clear skies (good weather). Call the Park at (949) 923-2210 for weather/sky updates or additional information.

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Your invited to a “Star Party” tonight

That’s right, OC parks invites you to observe the night sky by joining in with amateur astronomers to take a guided tour of the summer constellations.

A meteor streaks across the sky against

(credit: Jorge Guerrero/AFP/Getty Images)

Look through telescopes to see Mars, Saturn, nebulas, galaxies, star clusters and double stars. Learn myths and facts about the cosmos.

  • The event is FREE, parking is $5.00
  • August 23, 2014 from 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
  • Ronald W. Caspers Wilderness Park, 33401 Ortega Hwy.( P. O. Box 395), San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675/(949) 923-2210 or (949) 923-2207
  • The event is subject to clear skies, Call the Park at 949-923-2210 for weather/sky updates or additional information on this event
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