Grab a friend and join us for Cosmic Nights: Meet Ultima Thule. Learn more about current missions and hot topics in astronomy and space exploration in this fun evening of science and socializing.
Learn new insights from the space probe New Horizons as it flies by Ultima Thule, a mysterious object in the farthest reaches of our Solar System. This will be the most distant flyby in human history nearly a billion miles beyond Pluto.
Cosmic Nights is a themed party featuring a custom planetarium show, music, drinks, science demonstrations, games, and a special guest lecturer. Experience the Space Centre after hours in a 19+ environment!
Who is it for?
19+ event. All attendees will be required to provide photo ID upon entry.
Tickets : $20 to $25
How to get tickets?
WHEN & WHERE
Date & Time:
Thursday, January 24, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM
6:30pm – 10:00pm – Drinks | Music | Games | Demonstrations | Lecture | Planetarium Show
7:30 or 9:00pm – Planetarium Star Theatre show – “Journey to the Edge of the Solar System”
8:00pm and 9:00pm – Lecture by Dr. JJ Kavelaars – “Ultima Thule!”
Astronomer Dr. Kavelaars of the Dominion Astrophysical Observatory in Victoria will be lecturing on “Ultima Thule!”.
7:00pm-9:00pm – GroundStation Canada Theatre – “The Fastest Ship in the Universe”
Venue & Address :
H.R. MacMillan Space Centre – 1100 Chestnut Street, Vancouver, BC V6J 3J9 Canada