Starry, Starry Night

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Thursday, June 22, 2017, 6 p.m. - Friday, June 23, 2017, 10 a.m.

TICKET PRICES : Adult: $50. Children under 18 (must be accompanied by an adult): $25

VENUE: Park Grounds

Back by popular demand this summer: Montalvo’s nighttime summer arts festival inspired by mankind’s abiding fascination with the skies and beyond. Explore space through art-making activities, music, films from outer space, and more. Delicious boxed dinners will be available for pre-event purchase (check back soon!) and hot and cold beverages and tasty snacks will be available for sale.

Here's a partial list of what's planned for the evening: 

Cosmic Art-Making Activities 

  • Make and install your own glow-in-the dark constellation installation 
  • Design a space colony or intergalactic rocket 
  • Paint and draw your own imaginative nighttime scenes, inspired by famous works by artists like Van Gogh, Hopper, Magritte and more! 

Astronomy Education 

  • Stargaze with telescopes installed on the Great Lawn 
  • Learn about constellations at the pop-up planetarium installed in the historic Villa, providing astronomy shows throughout the evening 
  • See artwork created by students during the week's Summer Camps

Imagination Sparked by the Skies 

  • Be transported by star-inspired poetry and storytelling
  • Come away on a contemplative night hike across the property 
  • Enjoy a nighttime screening of family-friendly films from outer space! 

A Night Spent Under the Stars 

If you like, you and your family can spend the night out on the Great Lawn and wake up to a delicious pancake breakfast! (NOTE: staying overnight is optional.) 

Receive a 10% discount code for our astronomy-themed Summer Camps taking place June 19-23 with purchase! See your print-at-home ticket for the code.

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• Free On-Site Parking.

For more information, call the Box Office at 408-961-5858 10am-4pm Monday-Friday.
Service fees may apply and are non-refundable.
Except during Presale dates, member discounts are only available through the Box Office. Box Office is open one hour prior to all show times.