Mayo Dark Sky Festival

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Date:Friday October 27 2017 - Sunday October 29 2017

Time:19:00 - 16:00

Location:Mayo International Dark Sky Park, Newport, Mulranny and Ballycroy, Co Mayo

A three day experience exploring the realms of Astronomy, Heritage and the Environment in a fusion of events hosted by the communities of Newport, Mulranny and Ballycroy. Our eclectic programme celebrates the natural nightscapes of County Mayo, Ireland, with stargazing and observing sessions, workshops, educational talks and activities for all the family to enjoy.

The internationally recognised Mayo Dark Sky Park will be a key venue for many of the night timed events and observation sessions. We invite you to join us on a journey of discovery, entertainment with some inspirational speakers, amazing experiments and an intergalactic welcome. From community to infinity … and beyond!