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Reach for the Stars Gala on Saturday, Aug. 12

Posted: June 2, 2017

Celebrate under the Sturgeon Moon at the second annual WNC Fundraiser for Academics.

Saturday, August 12
6:30pm – 11:30pm

WNC Observatory
2699 Van Patten Ave, Carson City

Black Tie Optional

  • Enjoy cocktails & heavy hors d’oeuvres
  • Learn about the coming total solar eclipse, (perhaps even witness) the Perseid Meteor Shower and other fascinating celestial events
  • Stargaze through state-of-the-art telescopes
  • Stroll along the Jack C. Davis Planetary Walk (comfortable shoes advised)
  • Dance under the stars to live music by the Trippin King Snakes
  • Win a piece of unique, astronomical art from the silent auction
  • Many more surprises await you ….

Tickets are $99 for individuals, $185 for couples, and $720 for a table of eight.  Purchase Tickets Online.