Friday, Sep 7th , 2018

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Walkway Over the Hudson Historic State Park
61 Parker Ave.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

View the wonders of the night sky from the Walkway, 212 feet above the Hudson River.

With each STARWALK scheduled around unique occurrences in the celestial calendar, astronomy enthusiasts and novices alike can view and learn about a range of astronomical topics. Volunteers from local astronomical organizations and schools will be on hand to share their knowledge and expertise.

For the safety of all, bicycles, rollerblades, and skateboards are not permitted for this event.

Event Dates

  • May 12 "Jupiter, the King of the Big Sky"
  • July 15 "When the Moon Meets Venus"
  • August 12 "Shooting Stars and Big Planets"
  • September 7 "Distant Realms: Neptune and Andromeda"

Events are held even if cloudy. Lighting is limited so please bring a flashlight.