VIP Stargazing Reception
October 25 @ 9:30 pm - 11:59 pm$65
Join the stars of the Dark Sky Festival for an exclusive evening at the newly renovated Maligne Canyon Wilderness Kitchen. Stargaze through telescopes and learn more about the wonders of the night sky from the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada. Mingle over delicious cocktails and hors d’oeuvres created by renowned chef Stuart Allen. Share smores and swap space and science stories with some of the most interesting minds in STEM. Note: The VIP Reception does not include admission to the Keynote event.
Please note each ticket includes 2 drink tickets and will be available for purchase after.
Music will be provided by James Renton of Edmonton’s own Fire Next Time.
Complimentary Shuttle Service to the VIP Stargazing Reception
Courtesy of Pursuit, the following shuttles will be available to attendees of the VIP Stargazing Reception:
- 9:00pm: Complimentary shuttles will depart from the festival tent (located at 305 Bonhomme Street) to Wilderness Kitchen, Maligne Canyon.
- 9:30pm to midnight: one shuttle will loop between Wilderness Kitchen and the Jasper Park Lodge, departing every 15 min.
- 9:30pm to midnight: one shuttle will loop between Wilderness Kitchen to Visitor Information Centre, departing every 15 min.
Last busses will depart Wilderness Kitchen at midnight.