Green Bank Star Quest XIV
July 19th - 22th, 2017
We are offering an "Early-bird" 10% discount off the registration fee for forms postmarked by Feb. 15, 2017, see registration page for details!
Our 14th annual OPTICAL and RADIO astronomy "Star Party" July 19th - 22th, 2017 held at the Green Bank Observatory, Green Bank WV. We will have a distinguished keynote speakers EVERY evening, with presentations on the latest in optical & radio astronomy. We will have a featured prominent speaker for the "Keynote Presentation" Saturday evening. Clinics and additional presentations held daily (indoors) on multiple subjects including Astrophotography. Solar and night-time observing at your campsite. Campground has graveled roads, sanitary stations and a HOT shower facility (close by). We Feature: a Large Raffle Drawing (the 2016 event had 84 prizes), Children's Activities, Cafeteria and Snack Bar, and Vendors on site. The 4-day registration fee is just $100. Limited bunkhouse accommodations for additional fee. For additional info see the other pages of this web site.
Star Quest XIII for 2016 is over. Thanks to all who attended, to all our supporters, the vendors, to everyone who donated to our raffle, and to all the club members who worked so hard to make this a great event! We would also like to give a special "Thank You" to the staff of the Green Bank Observatory, for their wonderful support and assistance in this event.
We are now working on Star Quest for 2017 (see details below). We are now in the process of accepting inquiries from and suggestions for speakers and instructors for the 2017 event. (see contact us page)
Please stay tuned, more information will be posted as it becomes available.