See The Stars At The 3rd Annual Rapid City Dark Sky Festival

On Friday, April 20, residents of Rapid City can take part in the third annual Rapid City Dark Sky Festival! This year’s event, located in Main Street Square, is a family-friendly opportunity to take a closer look at our night’s sky. Residents will be able to examine the galaxy through telescopes set up for everyone’s viewing pleasure. In addition to seeing the stars, planets, and moons for yourself, you can gain valuable information from members of the Black Hills Astronomical Society, and the SD Space Grant Consortium. You can also examine the Lakota Universe with Craig Howe.


The third annual Rapid City Dark Sky Festival is scheduled for the night of Friday, April 20. Lights will be turned out at 8 pm, to give everyone a chance to see the sky more clearly.


The festival is taking place at Rapid City’s Main Street Square.


No admission cost has been listed for this event.

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During the Dark Sky Festival, experienced astronomers and star-gazers will be on hand to help Rapid City families explore the night. You can look through telescopes set up at Main Street Square, and learn about the many moons, stars, and planets visible during the night.

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