Jasper Dark Sky Festival

Since its first year nearly a decade ago, the Jasper Dark Sky festival has since become Canada’s largest celebration of the night sky, regularly drawing guest speakers from the ranks of NASA astronauts and Hollywood celebrities…

…The Jasper Planetarium features more events and activities throughout the festival than all other venues combined.

Here is our full roster for the 2018 festival:

FRIDAY, OCT 12

2:00 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

3:00 pm
Solar-Gazing & Planetarium
See local constellations and auroras 50-seat domed theatre, then, look at safety-filtered views of solar flares and other details on the Sun with one of our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$39/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

5:45 pm OR 7:30 pm
Skyram Star Session (evening on a mountaintop) with 3-course meal
‘Blast-off’ for a sunset dinner 1 km above the ground, followed by views through the largest telescope in the Rockies, under the darkest skie in the Rockie, on top of the Rockies!
$125/adult, $75.92/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW
(5:45 pm seating
7:30 pm seating  )

7:45 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

8:15 pm
Skyram Star Session (evening on a mountaintop) ONLY (meal NOT included)
‘Blast-off’ 1 km above the ground for views through the largest telescope in the Rockies, under the darkest skie in the Rockie, on top of the Rockies!
$99/adult, $50.51/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

9:00 pm
Aurora / Stargazing at Maligne Canyon
Start with a fantastic journey in our 50-seat planetarium theatre, then board our ‘space shuttle [bus]’, bound for Maligne Canyon, for views through the largest telescope in the Rockies on a guided tour with our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$89/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15)
$79/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15) for self-drive option
BOOK NOW – SHUTTLE BUS TOUR 
BOOK NOW – SELF-DRIVE OPTION 

SATURDAY, OCT 13

2:00 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

3:00 pm
Solar-Gazing & Planetarium
See local constellations and auroras 50-seat domed theatre, then, look at safety-filtered views of solar flares and other details on the Sun with one of our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$39/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

5:45 pm OR 7:30 pm
Skyram Star Session (evening on a mountaintop) with 3-course meal
‘Blast-off’ for a sunset dinner 1 km above the ground, followed by views through the largest telescope in the Rockies, under the darkest skie in the Rockie, on top of the Rockies!
$125/adult, $75.92/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW
(5:45 pm seating / 7:30 pm seating  )

7:45 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

8:15 pm
Skyram Star Session (evening on a mountaintop) ONLY (meal NOT included)
‘Blast-off’ 1 km above the ground for views through the largest telescope in the Rockies, under the darkest skie in the Rockie, on top of the Rockies!
$99/adult, $50.51/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

SUNDAY, OCT 14

2:00 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

3:00 pm
Solar-Gazing & Planetarium
See local constellations and auroras 50-seat domed theatre, then, look at safety-filtered views of solar flares and other details on the Sun with one of our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$39/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

7:45 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

9:00 pm
Aurora / Stargazing at Maligne Canyon
Start with a fantastic journey in our 50-seat planetarium theatre, then board our ‘space shuttle [bus]’, bound for Maligne Canyon, for views through the largest telescope in the Rockies on a guided tour with our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$89/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15)
$79/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15) for self-drive option
BOOK NOW – SHUTTLE BUS TOUR 
BOOK NOW – SELF-DRIVE OPTION 

MONDAY, OCT 15

2:00 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

3:00 pm
Solar-Gazing & Planetarium
See local constellations and auroras 50-seat domed theatre, then, look at safety-filtered views of solar flares and other details on the Sun with one of our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$39/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

7:45 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

9:00 pm
Planetarium & Telescope Experience tour
See local constellations and auroras 50-seat domed theatre, then, look through the largest telescope in the Rockies on a guided tour with our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$55/adult, $20/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

TUESDAY, OCT 16

7:45 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

9:00 pm
Planetarium & Telescope Experience tour
See local constellations and auroras 50-seat domed theatre, then, look through the largest telescope in the Rockies on a guided tour with our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$55/adult, $20/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

WEDNESDAY, OCT 17

2:00 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

3:00 pm
Solar-Gazing & Planetarium
See local constellations and auroras 50-seat domed theatre, then, look at safety-filtered views of solar flares and other details on the Sun with one of our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$39/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

7:45 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

9:00 pm
Aurora / Stargazing at Maligne Canyon
Start with a fantastic journey in our 50-seat planetarium theatre, then board our ‘space shuttle [bus]’, bound for Maligne Canyon, for views through the largest telescope in the Rockies on a guided tour with our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$89/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15)
$79/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15) for self-drive option
BOOK NOW – SHUTTLE BUS TOUR 
BOOK NOW – SELF-DRIVE OPTION 

THURSDAY, OCT 18

7:45 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

9:00 pm
Planetarium & Telescope Experience tour
See local constellations and auroras 50-seat domed theatre, then, look through the largest telescope in the Rockies on a guided tour with our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$55/adult, $20/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

FRIDAY, OCT 19

2:00 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

3:00 pm
Solar-Gazing & Planetarium
See local constellations and auroras 50-seat domed theatre, then, look at safety-filtered views of solar flares and other details on the Sun with one of our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$39/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

5:45 pm OR 7:30 pm
Skyram Star Session (evening on a mountaintop) with 3-course meal
‘Blast-off’ for a sunset dinner 1 km above the ground, followed by views through the largest telescope in the Rockies, under the darkest skie in the Rockie, on top of the Rockies!
$125/adult, $75.92/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW
(5:45 pm seating / 7:30 pm seating )

7:45 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

8:15 pm
Skyram Star Session (evening on a mountaintop) ONLY (meal NOT included)
‘Blast-off’ 1 km above the ground for views through the largest telescope in the Rockies, under the darkest skie in the Rockie, on top of the Rockies!
$99/adult, $50.51/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

9:00 pm
Aurora / Stargazing at Maligne Canyon
Start with a fantastic journey in our 50-seat planetarium theatre, then board our ‘space shuttle [bus]’, bound for Maligne Canyon, for views through the largest telescope in the Rockies on a guided tour with our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$89/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15)
$79/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15) for self-drive option
BOOK NOW – SHUTTLE BUS TOUR 
BOOK NOW – SELF-DRIVE OPTION 

10:00 pm
Aurora / Stargazing at Maligne Canyon
Start with a fantastic journey in our 50-seat planetarium theatre, then board our ‘space shuttle [bus]’, bound for Maligne Canyon, for views through the largest telescope in the Rockies on a guided tour with our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$89/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15)
$79/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15) for self-drive option
BOOK NOW – SHUTTLE BUS TOUR 
BOOK NOW – SELF-DRIVE OPTION 

SATURDAY, OCT 20

12:00 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

1:00 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

2:00 pm
Solar-Gazing & Planetarium
See local constellations and auroras 50-seat domed theatre, then, look at safety-filtered views of solar flares and other details on the Sun with one of our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$39/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

5:45 pm OR 7:30 pm
Skyram Star Session (evening on a mountaintop) with 3-course meal
‘Blast-off’ for a sunset dinner 1 km above the ground, followed by views through the largest telescope in the Rockies, under the darkest skie in the Rockie, on top of the Rockies!
$125/adult, $75.92/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW
(5:45 pm seating / 7:30 pm seating  )

7:45 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

8:15 pm
Skyram Star Session (evening on a mountaintop) ONLY (meal NOT included)
‘Blast-off’ 1 km above the ground for views through the largest telescope in the Rockies, under the darkest skie in the Rockie, on top of the Rockies!
$99/adult, $50.51/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

SUNDAY, OCT 21

2:00 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

3:00 pm
Solar-Gazing & Planetarium
See local constellations and auroras 50-seat domed theatre, then, look at safety-filtered views of solar flares and other details on the Sun with one of our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$39/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

7:45 pm
Planetarium Experience
Enter our 50-seat domed theatre and take a fun, funny, inspirational journey through the local constellations and auroras of Jasper Dark Sky Preserve with one of our knowledgeable astronomy guides.
$29/adult, $9/youth (ages 4-15)
BOOK NOW

9:00 pm
Aurora / Stargazing at Maligne Canyon
Start with a fantastic journey in our 50-seat planetarium theatre, then board our ‘space shuttle [bus]’, bound for Maligne Canyon, for views through the largest telescope in the Rockies on a guided tour with our knowledgeable astronomy experts.
$89/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15)
$79/adult, $19/youth (ages 4-15) for self-drive option
BOOK NOW – SHUTTLE BUS TOUR 
BOOK NOW – SELF-DRIVE OPTION