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Wyoming Stargazing Total Solar Eclipse Celebration & Fundraisor

August 21 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

VIA Wyoming Stargazing 

Escape the crowds and join Wyoming Stargazing at the summit of Snow King Mountain for an exclusive experience of the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse. Enjoy a chairlift ride to the summit, a catered breakfast from Rendezvous Bistro with Mimosas and Bloody’s Mary’s, a presentation from retired NASA Astronaut Scott Altman, another presentation from supernovae expert Prof. Douglas Leonard, lots of solar telescopes, and the best vantage point in Jackson Hole to watch the shadow of the Moon race across the entire valley!

 

Also Included:

Transportation to and from Snow King or exclusive parking at the base

One ride on Snow King’s Alpine Slide and Mountain Coaster

Complimentary goody bag with solar eclipse glasses

Art and science activities for the kids

 

Only 50 tickets left. Book Here.

Tentative Itinerary:

· 8am-9am: Ride the chairlift to the summit at an exclusive time just for our guests
· 8:30am-9:30am: Enjoy a catered breakfast with optional Mimosas and Bloody Mary’s
· 9:30-10:00am: Be inspired by a presentation from retired NASA Astronaut Scott Altman who flew the shuttles and repaired the Hubble Space Telescope
· 9:30-12:00pm: Kids Alternative: Space Art, Water Rocket Building, and Eclipse Watching, facilitated by Wyoming Stargazing instructors
· 10:00am-10:30am: Partial eclipse watching time with 10 solar telescopes and astronomy educators from Wyoming Stargazing
· 10:30am-11:15am: Prof. Douglas Leonard, the first astronomer to take a picture of a black hole forming, explains everything you need to know about the eclipse
· 11:36am: Eclipse Totality! See the Sun’s corona and the shadow of the Moon race across Jackson Hole
· 11:45am-12:45pm: Ride the lift back down the mountain
· All Afternoon: Enjoy a complimentary ride Snow King’s Alpine Slide and the Mountain Coaster

Details

Date:
August 21
Time:
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://snowkingmountain.com/event/total-solar-eclipse/

Venue

Snow King Mountain Resort
402 E. Snow King Avenue
Jackson, WY 83001 United States
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Phone:
307-201-KING
Website:
http://snowkingmountain.com/

Organizer

Wyoming Stargazing
Phone:
844-996-7827
Email:
Info@WyomingStargazing.org
Website:
http://www.wyomingstargazing.org/