Explore the world of astronomy during the three-day Julian StarFest. See telescopes and view objects in the night sky, vendors, guest speakers, and camping.
Come and enjoy the largest public star party in Southern California at the Julian StarFest on August 1-3, 2019. The event is hosted by the San Diego Astronomy Association, under the dark skies of Menghini Winery near the mountain resort of Julian (think fine wine and fresh baked hot apple pie)! Here is some of the fun:
Free public star party on Saturday night, August 3
Camping availability for tent and RV campers
Exhibits by major telescope and accessory vendors
Food and beverage vendors
Astronomy games and crafts for kids
Raffle for donated astronomy equipment on Saturday
Optional behind the scenes tour of the world famous Palomar Observatory on Saturday
The Star Party runs from dusk to 10:30 p.m. Saturday. Primitive camping is available for tent campers and RVs for up to three nights at the beautiful Menghini Winery. Camping fees, are $40 per adult, $20 per teen and free for those 12 and under. Send emails to firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Julian StarFest web page for more information about camping, schedule of speakers, the Palomar Observatory tour, and other activities: www.julianstarfest.com
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