Carrie O'Connell noon, May 23
Southern California Astronomy Exhibition
This free, family-friendly event caters to both hobbyists and seasoned astronomers with lectures, viewings of the sun through filtered telescopes, raffles, giveaways, and demonstrations of astronomy equipment by dozens of global companies.
More than $35,000 in raffle prices and free giveaways will include a host of astronomy and camera equipment such as state-of-the-art telescopes, tripods, eyepieces, cameras, and more.
Speakers throughout the day will include planetary imaging-guru Christopher Go, solar-imager Jim Laggerty, and astro-photographer Tony Hallas. The lectures are free.
A barbecue tent will be onsite during the afternoon.
- When: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Cost: Free