Festival Info

Learn more about the Jasper Dark Sky Festival

Meet your festival host

Niki Wilson is thrilled to host the Jasper Dark Sky Festival for the seventh time. When not introducing you to the talented guests on the main stage she works as a science writer, covering nature and the environment for publications like BBCEarth, Motherboard, Canadian Wildlife Magazine, Natural History Magazine and Canadian Geographic.

Niki Wilson, Jasper Dark Sky Festival Host

Everything you need to know


Updates on the COVID-19 situation in Jasper, Canada

Tourism Jasper is committed to providing accurate information for travelers. We have consolidated links to sites about COVID-19, so you can easily access the resources you need to make informed decisions.

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Jasper's Dark Sky Preserve

What is a Dark Sky Preserve?

With little light pollution and optimal conditions for dark sky viewing. Jasper was designated as a Dark Sky Preserve by the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada.

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Preparing for the festival

Jasper’s Dark Sky invites astronomers at every level to gaze upon the wonder of one of the world’s largest dark sky preserves.

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Frequently Asked Questions

We're here to help! We've compiled a list of frequently asked questions and provided answers so you can enjoy the full festival experience.

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Contact Us

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    Tourism Jasper
    500 Connaught Dr.
    Jasper, AB, Canada T0E 1E0