Dead Horse Point State Park

Events

Night Sky Programs


Special Events & Programs

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September 29th – Star Party

Join our park rangers for a night under the stars and look through our telescopes at wondrous sights in the heavens. Starts at the visitor center at 9pm.

September 30th – Geology Talk

The rocky landscape of Dead Horse Point reveals a unique story of change. Join a Ranger at 7pm at the visitor center to learn more.

October 1st – Star Party                                                                                       

Join our park rangers for a night under the stars and look through our telescopes at wondrous sights in the heavens. Starts at the visitor center at 8:30pm

October 5th – “Plan for Planets

Enjoy viewing Saturn and Jupiter through our telescopes. Meet at the visitor center at 7:30pm.

October 7th – “Plan for Planets

Enjoy viewing Saturn and Jupiter through our telescopes. Meet at the visitor center at 7:30pm.

October 8th – Geology Talk

Meet at the Dead Horse Point Overlook to learn a fascinating story of geological change at 6pm.

October 13th – Full Moon Hike

Follow a Ranger on this guided hike under the moonlight to learn about nocturnal animals and why dark skies are so important. Meet at the visitor center at 7:30pm

October 15th – Geology Talk

Meet at the Dead Horse Point Overlook to learn a fascinating story of geological change at 6pm.

October 19th – Star Party                                                                                   

Join our park rangers for a night under the stars and look through our telescopes at wondrous sights in the heavens. Starts at the visitor center at 7:30pm

October 20th – Junior Rangers “What’s in the woods?”

Dead Horse Point State Park is home to many wild creatures that are truly fascinating to learn about. Come to this event at 11am at the visitor center. For ages 6-12.

October 20th – Star Party

Join our park rangers for a night under the stars and look through our telescopes at wondrous sights in the heavens. Starts at the visitor center at 7:30pm

October 21st – Geology Talk

Meet at the Dead Horse Point Overlook to learn a fascinating story of geological change at 6pm.

October 22nd – Star Party  

Join our park rangers for a night under the stars and look through our telescopes at wondrous sights in the heavens. Starts at the visitor center at  7:30pm

October 26th – Star Party

Join our park rangers for a night under the stars and look through our telescopes at wondrous sights in the heavens. Starts at the visitor center at 7:30pm

October 27th – Geology Talk

Meet at the Dead Horse Point Overlook to learn a fascinating story of geological change at 6pm.

October 29th – Star Party

Join our park rangers for a night under the stars and look through our telescopes at wondrous sights in the heavens. Starts at the visitor center at 7:30pm

October 31st – Halloween Star Party

Join our park rangers for a night under the stars and look through our telescopes at wondrous sights in the heavens. Starts at the visitor center at 7:30pm. Costumes encouraged!