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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, 2022

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. 

 

Date header, Saturday, July 30

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.  
Your favorite characters from the Big Screen come to life as the 501st Legion in Star Wars-themed costumes will be in the museum! 

Space-themed Lego® displays and Build Your Own Lego® tables

Date Header, July 31

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Space-themed Lego® displays and Build Your Own Lego® tables

 

Date Header, August 1

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Space-themed Lego® displays and Build Your Own Lego® tables

1 p.m. and 2:15 p.m.
Special Presentation on the Titan IVB by Col. (Retired) Elena Oberg

 

Date header, Tuesday, August 2

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Space-themed Lego® displays and Build Your Own Lego® tables

11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Open Aircraft

 

Date header: Wednesday, Aug 3

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Space-themed Lego® displays and Build Your Own Lego® tables

11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Open Aircraft

 

Date Header: Thursday, Aug 4

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Space-themed Lego® displays and Build Your Own Lego® tables

 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Space-Themed Face Painting

Open Aircraft

Time TBA
Space Ice Cream

 

Date Header: Friday, August 5

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Space-themed Lego® displays and Build Your Own Lego® tables

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Space-themed Balloon Twisters

11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Space-Themed Face Painting

Time TBA
Space Ice Cream

 

Date Header, Saturday August 6

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Space-themed Lego® displays and Build Your Own Lego® tables

Bounce, Jump and Reach for the Stars on the Stargaze Bounce House

Wright Stuff Rocketeers Rocket Launch

Jeopardy-Style Quiz "The Challenges of Space"

"Shoot for the Moon" Ping Pong Ball Shootout

Lunar Rover Vehicle Display by the Armstrong Air and Space Museum 
Special Presentation: "Apollo 15 and the Lunar Rover: Exploration at its Greatest" - Time TBD

Your favorite characters from the Big Screen come to life as the 501st Legion in Star Wars-themed costumes will be in the museum! 

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Space-themed Balloon Twisters

11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Space-Themed Face Painting

Sundown:
When the sun sets the Miami Valley Astronomical Society: will give visitors a look into the evening sky!
Star-gazing to view planets, stars, galaxies, the moon and more
(event details subject to change based on weather)

Time TBA
Space Ice Cream

 

Date Header: Sunday, August 7

 

9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Bounce, Jump and Reach for the Stars in the Stargaze Bounce House

Jeopardy-Style Quiz "The Challenges of Space"

"Shoot for the Moon" Ping Pong Ball Shootout

Space-themed Lego® displays and Build Your Own Lego® tables

Lunar Rover Vehicle Display by the Armstrong Air and Space Museum 
Special Presentation: "Apollo 15 and the Lunar Rover: Exploration at its Greatest" -Time TBD

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Space-themed Balloon Twisters

 

Time TBA
Space ice Cream

 


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

 

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