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Special Carolina Skies

Carolina Skies: Special Editions in the planetarium.

Throughout the year Morehead offers special editions of the popular Carolina Skies planetarium program. These are "live" star shows led by a Morehead educator. Come learn about celestial objects, myths and legends or current astronomical events of interest.

Programs offered

Carolina Skies: Scare-olina Skies edition

Carolina Skies: Scare-olina Skies edition is a Halloween-themed version of Morehead's classic star show. Come learn about stars, constellations and celestial events through legends from ancient cultures, featuring monsters, mayhem and madness! Regular ticket prices apply.

Friday, Oct. 27, 8 p.m. - Adults/Teens

Sunday, Oct. 29, 3:30 p.m. - Family Edition

Carolina Skies: Valentine edition

Enjoy Valentine’s Day under the stars! Explore the legends of love told by ancient cultures about constellations and other sky objects. Regular ticket prices apply.

Carolina Skies: Eclipse

In honor of the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse our Carolina Skies programs this summer will have a dedicated portion exploring the Solar Eclipse. Regular ticket prices apply.