Spring Break March 12-19

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Children’s Show| Purchase Tickets

Planetarium shows suitable for children ages 10 & under such as: Accidental Astronauts; Little Star That Could; From the Blue Planet to the Red Planet; Earth, Moon, & Sun; Secret of the Cardboard Rocket; and Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea.

Laser Kids Story Time: Perseus and Andromeda | Purchase Tickets

This show uses lasers to provide full-dome fun, while also teaching children and adults of all ages the Greek story about the stars.

Mountain Adventure  | Purchase Tickets

Follow Olympian Torah Bright as she journeys through the world’s longest chain of mountain ranges extending from Antarctica all the way to Alaska. Along the journey, Torah will ride with backcountry legend Jeremy Jones and free-skiing superstar Sammy Carlson. Together, they will encounter penguins, polar bears, and other wildlife, and meet with scientists and environmentalists to uncover a deeper understanding of our mountain ecosystems.

Sea Lions: Life By a Whisker| Purchase Tickets

Between a jagged cliff face and a roaring ocean, lives a colony of Australian Sea Lions. In an environment equally as harsh as it is beautiful, be immersed in a classic coming of age tale guided by one of Australia’s most unique, intelligent, and playful animals. Take an intimate journey inside the colony where a life of great intimacy, tenderness, and clumsiness, must often give way to a life of great sacrifice and bravery. Dive into the world of a rare Australian Sea Lion pup – and meet the people that are trying to save her species.

Dynamic Earth| Purchase Tickets

Dynamic Earth is an ultra high resolution full-dome production, narrated by actor Liam Neeson. The show explores the inner workings of Earth’s climate system. With visualizations based on satellite monitoring data and advanced supercomputer simulations, this cutting-edge production follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into the interlocking systems that shape our climate: the atmosphere, oceans, and the biosphere. Audiences will ride along on swirling ocean and wind currents, dive into the heart of a monster hurricane, come face-to-face with sharks and gigantic whales, and fly into roiling volcanoes.

LASER Pop! (Music Show)| Purchase Tickets

Pop goes the laser show!

The hottest pop artists and the latest laser art come together in a sensational, eye-POPping laser show that will have your heart thumping and your feet tapping! Laser Pop features sizzling stars, both past and present, in brilliant laser light. The show includes songs from artists such as N’Sync, Pink, Smash Mouth, The Beatles, and more!

To Space and Back| Purchase Tickets

Space exploration, our greatest adventure, is having a big impact on our lives. It is helping us to discover a universe of unimaginable scale and beauty, and it is reaching down into our world and influencing the way in which we live.Narrated by Top Gear’s James May, this technologically advanced Planetarium show takes audiences on an incredible journey from the far reaches of our known universe to our own planet. It is an extraordinary story of human ingenuity and incredible engineering, describing how the technology that transports us through space is paving the way for the devices and apps we use every day.

 


March 19 LASER Rock on Demand
On March 19, the planetarium’s 40-foot dome will come alive with “LASER Rock the Dome Saturday,” which includes two concert experiences filled with music, lasers and other visuals. Tickets are $5 for each show.

7pm Pink Floyd’s The Wall | Purchase Tickets

Coupled with spectacular and mesmerizing laser art, Pink Floyd’s classic 1979 epic album about personal struggle takes on a unique look, weaving its story into one of the most popular laser shows ever produced.

Visitors will become lost and spellbound as their senses join this timeless journey.

8pm LASER Metallica | Purchase Tickets

Considered as one of the pioneering groups in what would become the heavy metal genre, Metallica’s musicianship and force have been hailed by critics and fans around the world.

The group’s tempos, instrumentals and themes are complemented with laser lights of the same caliber and style, offering audiences a pulse-pounding experience.