FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — Stargaze at one of the darkest public night skies in Indiana during Shades State Park’s star party on June 19 from 10 p.m. to midnight.
The Wabash Valley Astronomical Society will have telescopes set up for visitors to use to see planets, stars, and the Milky Way.
Park naturalists will have a few space-themed crafts and activities available to do while waiting to look through a telescope.
Bring a chair or blanket.
The event will take place along the park road to the Pine Hills parking lot.
This is a weather-dependent event and will be canceled if the sky is too cloudy or if it is raining.
Standard park entrance fees of $7 per in-state vehicle and $9 per out-of-state vehicle will apply.
Shades State Park is at 7751 S. 890 W. Waveland, IN 47989.