Saturdays, October 4, 11, 18, 25 at 3:00pm:

Perfect Little Planet

(All ages)

Imagine the ultimate space vacation! Discover our solar system through a new set of eyes – a family from another star system seeking the perfect vacation spot. Fly over the surface of Pluto, our best known Dwarf Planet. Dive over the ice cliffs of Miranda. Sail through the rings of Saturn. Feel the lightning storms of Jupiter. And walk on the surface of Mars. Which destination would you choose? A solar system journey for space travelers of all ages.

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Thursdays, October 2, 9, 23, 30 at 7:00pm:

Back to the Moon for Good


(Grades 3 to adult and families)

 Immerse yourself in a race to the Moon 40 years after the historic Apollo landings. Learn about the history of lunar exploration, and the Moon’s resources. Discover what humanity’s future on the Moon might hold. See how a competition among privately funded international teams is ushering in a new era of lunar exploration.  Narrated by Tim Allen, BACK TO THE MOON FOR GOOD presents the Google Lunar XPRIZE, and the personal stories of competition and collaboration it inspires.

See how a competition among privately funded international teams is ushering in a new era of lunar exploration.

Learn about the history of lunar exploration, and the Moon’s resources. Discover what humanity’s future on the Moon might hold. See how a competition among privately funded international teams is ushering in a new era of lunar exploration.

Narrated by Tim Allen, BACK TO THE MOON FOR GOOD presents the Google Lunar XPRIZE, and the personal stories of competition and collaboration it inspires.

Watch the trailer


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Thursday, September 25 at 7:00pm:

Ultimate Universe

 

(Grade 5 to adult and families)

 

From the edge of space and time, through vast fields of wondrous galaxies, to the majesty of our solar system, this show will take audiences on a grand tour of the universe and let them experience its most provocative secrets.

 

Ultimate Universe is a three dimensional journey from the edge of the universe through space and time to reach our home planet, witnessing the major components of the cosmos along the way. First, tour the night sky as seen from the Earth. Then, peer deep into space through the eyes of the orbiting Hubble Space Telescope and travel back billions of years in time to witness the birth of the universe. On this breathtaking excursion, you’ll witness the formation of galaxies and explore some of the most wondrous nebulae and astronomical structures yet discovered. As your travels continue, you’ll fly deep into our own Milky Way galaxy and return home to Earth on a spectacular tour through the solar system.

   

Produced by Evans & Sutherland Digital Theater Productions & Clark Planetarium Productions.
Watch the trailer 

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Saturdays, October 4, 11, 30 at 7:00pm:

Stars


(Grades 3 to adult and families)

 

Every star has a story. Some are as old as time, faint and almost forgotten. Others burn bright and end their lives in powerful explosions. New stars are created every day, born of vast clouds of gas and dust. Through every phase of their existence, stars release the energy that powers the Universe. Journey to the farthest reaches of our galaxy and experience both the awesome beauty and destructive power ofStars.

This dramatic program features the voice talent of Mark Hamill.

The Nashville Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Albert-George Schram, resident conductor, performed part of the Stars soundtrack.

Produced by Sudekum Planetarium and NSC Creative.
Watch the trailer

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Halloween Special Shows

For Families:

October 17 and 24 at 7:00 pm

A classic legend of the night sky involving a Princess, a Hero,
Monsters, and more.  Also included are fun short segments from
Animalopolis, Enchanted Reef, and Scary Cave.


For Adults:

October 18 and 25 at 7:00pm

Incredible full-dome graphics and the classic rock soundtrack by Pink Floyd.



Looking for a unique way to send chills up your spine?  Do you have the courage to sit through the most terrifying laser experience ever? Or perhaps you will keep your eyes closed and only sneak a peek at fun renditions like Purple People Eater or The Devil Went Down to Georgia. Laser Fright Light is a ghoulish way to celebrate the Halloween season..if you dare!
Fright Light is a classic, old-fashioned laser show. Note: loud music and flickering lights/images.
Looking for a unique way to send chills up your spine?  Do you have the courage to sit through the most terrifying laser experience ever? Or perhaps you will keep your eyes closed and only sneak a peek at fun renditions like Purple People Eater or The Devil Went Down to Georgia. Laser Fright Light is a ghoulish way to celebrate the Halloween season..if you dare!
Fright Light is a classic, old-fashioned laser show. Note: loud music and flickering lights/images.



Looking for a unique way to send chills up your spine?  Do you have the courage to sit through the most terrifying laser experience ever? Or perhaps you will keep your eyes closed and only sneak a peek at fun renditions like Purple People Eater or The Devil Went Down to Georgia. Laser Fright Light is a ghoulish way to celebrate the Halloween season..if you dare!
Fright Light is a classic, old-fashioned laser show. Note: loud music and flickering lights/images.
Looking for a unique way to send chills up your spine?  Do you have the courage to sit through the most terrifying laser experience ever? Or perhaps you will keep your eyes closed and only sneak a peek at fun renditions like Purple People Eater or The Devil Went Down to Georgia. Laser Fright Light is a ghoulish way to celebrate the Halloween season..if you dare!
Fright Light is a classic, old-fashioned laser show. Note: loud music and flickering lights/images.



Looking for a unique way to send chills up your spine?  Do you have the courage to sit through the most terrifying laser experience ever? Or perhaps you will keep your eyes closed and only sneak a peek at fun renditions like Purple People Eater or The Devil Went Down to Georgia. Laser Fright Light is a ghoulish way to celebrate the Halloween season..if you dare!
Fright Light is a classic, old-fashioned laser show. Note: loud music and flickering lights/images.
Looking for a unique way to send chills up your spine?  Do you have the courage to sit through the most terrifying laser experience ever? Or perhaps you will keep your eyes closed and only sneak a peek at fun renditions like Purple People Eater or The Devil Went Down to Georgia. Laser Fright Light is a ghoulish way to celebrate the Halloween season..if you dare!
Fright Light is a classic, old-fashioned laser show. Note: loud music and flickering lights/images.



Looking for a unique way to send chills up your spine?  Do you have the courage to sit through the most terrifying laser experience ever? Or perhaps you will keep your eyes closed and only sneak a peek at fun renditions like Purple People Eater or The Devil Went Down to Georgia. Laser Fright Light is a ghoulish way to celebrate the Halloween season..if you dare!
Fright Light is a classic, old-fashioned laser show. Note: loud music and flickering lights/images.
Looking for a unique way to send chills up your spine?  Do you have the courage to sit through the most terrifying laser experience ever? Or perhaps you will keep your eyes closed and only sneak a peek at fun renditions like Purple People Eater or The Devil Went Down to Georgia. Laser Fright Light is a ghoulish way to celebrate the Halloween season..if you dare!
Fright Light is a classic, old-fashioned laser show. Note: loud music and flickering lights/images.


 


Looking for a unique way to send chills up your spine?  Do you have the courage to sit through the most terrifying laser experience ever? Or perhaps you will keep your eyes closed and only sneak a peek at fun renditions like Purple People Eater or The Devil Went Down to Georgia. Laser Fright Light is a ghoulish way to celebrate the Halloween season..if you dare!
Fright Light is a classic, old-fashioned laser show. Note: loud music and flickering lights/images.
Looking for a unique way to send chills up your spine?  Do you have the courage to sit through the most terrifying laser experience ever? Or perhaps you will keep your eyes closed and only sneak a peek at fun renditions like Purple People Eater or The Devil Went Down to Georgia. Laser Fright Light is a ghoulish way to celebrate the Halloween season..if you dare!
Fright Light is a classic, old-fashioned laser show. Note: loud music and flickering lights/images.

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