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Space Celebration Logo featuring an astronaut holding a flag, with the dates July 30 - Aug 7.
Space Celebration
July 30 - Aug. 7, 2021

Don't miss eight days of space -related, hands-on activities for the entire family!

See the complete schedule of activities below.
Check back often as event details are subject to change. 

  • Saturday, July 30

    9 a.m. - 5 p.m.     501st Legion (Star Wars-themed costumed characters)

  • Monday, Aug. 1

    Special Presentation on the Tian IVB by Elena Oberg

  • Tuesday, Aug. 2

    Open Aircraft

  • Wednesday, Aug 3

    Open Aircraft

  • Thursday, Aug. 4

    ► Open Aircraft

     

    ► Space Ice Cream Truck

  • Friday, Aug. 5

    ► Space Ice Cream Truck

     

    ► Space-Themed Face Painting

     

    ► Star Catcher Games

  • Saturday, Aug. 6

    ► Space Ice Cream Truck

     

    ► Space-Themed Face Painting

     

    ► Stargaze Bounce House Combo

     

    ► Star Catcher Game

     

    ► Wright Stuff Rocketeers Rocket Launch

     

    ► "The Challenges of Space" - Jeopardy-Style Quiz

     

    ► Shoot for the Moon Ping Pong Ball Shootout

     

    ► Lunar Rover Vehicle Display and Presentation by the Armstrong Air & Space Museum
    "Apollo 15 and the Lunar Rover: Exploration at its Greatest" presentation

     

    ► 501st Legion (Star Wars-themed Costume Characters)

     

    ► Miami Valley Astronomical Society - Night Time Event
    Star-gazing in the evening to view planets, stars, galazxes, the moon and more

     

  • Sunday, Aug. 7

    ► Space Ice Cream Truck

     

    ► Space-Themed Face Painting 

     

    ► Stargaze bounce house combo 

     

    ► Star catcher game – ping pong balls shoot in the air to be caught

     

    ► "The Challenges of Space" Jeopardy-Style Quiz

     

    ► Shoot for the Moon Ping Pong Ball Shootout

     

    ► Lunar Rover Vehicle Display and Presentation by the Armstrong Air & Space Museum
    "Apollo 15 and the Lunar Rover: Exploration at its Greatest" presentation

     

Schedule subject to change

Some materials for the program are being provided through the generosity of the
Air Force Museum Foundation, Inc.

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