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Marvel at the Moon and Stars

7:30p to 8:30p
Sat, October 23, 2021
Sarah Affeldt

Let's look to the sky to marvel at the moon and see stories in the stars.

Join a Park Ranger for an evening under the stars at Goose Island State Park. Together we will learn constellation myths and other stories of the celestial night sky. 

Where: South Recreation Hall Parking Lot


  • Camping chair, beach towel, or blanket to sit on.
  • Insect repellant
  • Binoculars (optional)
  • Red-filtered flashlight (optional)


  • Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian for the duration of the program.

  • Program is free with park entrance ($5/person, children 12 & under are free) or Texas State Parks Annual Pass.

  • Reserving your day pass in advance is strongly encouraged and can be done at Use self-pay station when office is closed.
  • Program may be cancelled if no participants are present within 10 minutes of the start time, or in the case of inclement weather.

  • Groups larger than eight, please contact Ranger Sarah for a private event.