The 36th annual Mt. Kobau Star Party will begin at dusk August 15th, 2020 and will end at dawn August 23rd, 2020

Southeastern view

Overlooking Lake Osoyoos

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2019 Events

The Star Party starts at Dusk on July 27th and runs to dawn the following Sunday on August 4th.

Information on Talks/Events can be found here.

Information on Contests for Observers, see our page for details on this.

During the day there are opportunities for hiking. But during the nights the skys open up and are there for our Observing enyoyment.

Jupiter and Saturn are all well placed for observing in the Evening Sky. So we will have plenty of Dark Sky

July 28 - d Aquarid Meteor Shower

Aug 1 - New Moon