The 6th Annual Dark Sky Festival is a celebration of the return of dark skies to our northern latitude (60°N). Festival activities take place in Fort Smith, NWT and the in world's largest Dark Sky Preserve, Wood Buffalo National Park.
At the Dark Sky Festival we do not just look at stars. We try to answer your questions about science through fun and interactive activities. For kids there is the Circus of Science and the Science Academy events. As well, we offer our Stellar Seminars and other practical workshops.
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Important dates: Jun 21, 2017: Last day for "Early-Bird" registration Aug 15, 2017: Last day to register
Registration Limit: 150 participant limit In order to best manage the logistics of the festival activities and the capacity at the Pine Lake Dark Sky Observing Site, we have established a 150 person maximum registration limit. Registration will be on a “first registered” basis.
Thebacha & Wood Buffalo Astronomical Society PO Box 1354 Fort Smith, NT X0E 0P0 Telephone: 1-867-872-0243 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org OR; Wood Buffalo National Park PO Box 790 Fort Smith, NT X0E 0P0 Telephone: 1-867-872-7960 Email: email@example.com
Lee Johnson As an avid astronomer and published author, Lee has a devote love of nature and the night sky. He spent four decades as a professor in the Department of English at the University of British Columbia. Lee writes poetry and often includes astronomical images and themes about the Universe and our place in it. Lee is hosting workshops at the festival.