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Astronomy Night

August 09 @ 8:30 pm 10:00 pm

Free – $5 TRC and RASC Members get in free

Explore the universe with members of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada. Telescopes will be set up to provide stellar views of the Moon, the planets and more. Astronomy Nights fill up fast, be sure to register to save your place for space!

Important Information

Road access to Chappell Lawn will be closed. Please park in the main parking lot and walk over. You will be asked your name at the barrier in order to enter the event. Please bring a mask, which we kindly ask you wear when looking through a telescope. No flashlights or flash photography past the barrier to reduce light pollution.

If weather conditions are not ideal for star gazing, we will cancel the event at 12:00 pm that day, and postpone the event to the next day (Wednesday, August 10). Please watch your email (including your junk/spam folder) for updates in this circumstance.

Difficulty Rating

Accessible. Program will be on Chappell Lawn. Accessible parking available, please notify staff/volunteers at the barrier on Riverwood Park Lane to pass.

Cancellations and Refunds

Refunds may only be processed if a registration is cancelled five or more business days before event day. Advanced cancellations are subject to administrative fees. No refunds will be given for no-shows or for program fees totaling $10 or less due to processing fees. If you can no longer attend, please consider cancelling in advance to allow others to join by contacting our Community Programs Coordinator, Stephanie Keeler.

If the program is cancelled due to poor weather conditions on both the original and backup date, you will get the option to; postpone your tickets until the next month’s Astronomy Night which you will get priority, donate your fees to our organizations to support future low-cost programs, or request a refund.

Chappell House Lawn

4300 Riverwood Park Lane
Mississauga, ON L5C 2S7 Canada
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