The 35th annual Mt. Kobau Star Party will begin at dusk August 4, 2018 and will end at dawn August 12, 2018

Portable dome

Evening crescent moon

MKSP starts in:

FUTURE MKSP DATES

Table 2: Dates for future Mt. Kobau Star Parties
YEAR START DATE END DATE
2018* Saturday August 4th Sunday August 12th
2019 Saturday July 27th Sunday August 4th
2020 Saturday August 15th Sunday August 23rd
2021 Saturday August 7th Sunday August 15th
2022 Saturday August 21st Sunday August 28th
2023 Saturday August 12th Sunday August 20th
2024 Saturday July 27th Sunday August 4th

*An exceptional case as the August New Moon brings a total eclipse of the sun visible from the Western United States.