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Full Moon Event: Full Moon Fitness Walk

Fountain Hills, AZ Fountain Hills, AZ, United States

Get some extra steps on your fitness tracker while enjoying some time under the magic of a Full Moon. In addition to the 2-mile walk, you’ll learn about the cultural history of February’s Full Snow Moon. You’ll also get a more intimate view of our closest celestial neighbor through a telescope, along with a close-up […]

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STARGAZING HIKE: First Quarter Moon

Fountain Hills, AZ Fountain Hills, AZ, United States

Join me for this great night hike in the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. I’ll give you a laser-guided tour of the night sky, share cultural star stories, and we’ll take a peek at some celestial objects in a telescope at the end of the hike. This event is a partnership with the Sonoran Conservancy of Fountain […]

DARK SKY FESTIVAL

Fountain Hills Community Center 13001 N La Montana Dr, Fountain Hills, AZ, United States

Join me at the 5th annual Fountain Hills Dark Sky Festival in Fountain Hills, Arizona. Enjoy fascinating keynote speakers, hands-on exhibits, virtual reality journeys into the solar system, live nocturnal animals, food trucks, live music, a beer & wine garden, a silent auction, and so much more. CLICK HERE to get all the event details […]

Stargazing at the Fountain

Revel in a stargazing experience in the heart of Fountain Hills with the iconic fountain as a backdrop. This memorable experience will be held the week of the Flutter at the Fountain event, a fundraising effort for the Fountain Hills Community Foundation. Peer through the telescope to see the craters of the moon, journey across […]

$15.00

STARGAZING HIKE: Moonless

Fountain Hills, AZ Fountain Hills, AZ, United States

Join me for this great night hike in the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. I’ll give you a laser-guided tour of the night sky, share cultural star stories, and we’ll take a peek at some celestial objects in a telescope at the end of the hike. This event is a partnership with the Sonoran Conservancy of Fountain […]