August 10, 2010 @ 12:00 am - August 15, 2010 @ 12:00 am EDT
Astroblast 2010, the annual star party of the Oil Region Astronomical Society in Northwestern Pennsylvania will take place August 10 – 15, 2010 in Two Mile Run County Park at the site of the Oil Region Astronomical Observatory. The event will include a variety of professional and amateur speakers. Additional events include an astronomy yard sale, messier marathon, nature talks and walks, kids camp, and plenty of dark sky observing.
The Observatory is situated in a 15 acre field. Tent and drive in campers are welcome. Our skies are good for the eastern U.S., with a limiting magnitude of about 6.3 on a transparent moonless night. Showers are available within a 5 minute drive of the site.