Survival guide to star parties
What you can expect at this year and next year’s events
Eye-opening tours of the night sky conducted by an expert stargazer. The chance to look through huge telescopes and get close-ups of clusters, nebulae and galaxies. Staying up all night waiting for a particular object to be in the ideal position to observe. A star party is about all of this, and what’s more, it’s all in the company of like-minded people who share your passion for the night sky. But where do you start?