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Thank you for joining us for Night Sky Month 2020!

The inaugural month-long celebration was a resounding success, with more than 18 community-focused proclamations and more than 20 events hosted both virtually and in-person by partners across the Hill Country. Stay tuned for updates on Night Sky Month 2021 – happening next October!

Looking for ways to get involved with Hill Country Night Sky Month?

There are so many ways to participate —from long running competitions and games to single day events and virtual star parties — scroll through our Master List below or search the Calendar to see what our partners have planned.

Looking for ways to get involved from your own home? We’ve compiled a list of things you can do on your own or with family and friends from the comfort of your own home. See the box to the right.

Events Calendar

Looking for inspiration? Click here to see the calendar of events from Oct. 2020

Help – my event is not on the calendar! 

Credit: JH Jackson Photography

Things To Do from Home

Looking for ways to celebrate the night without attending an organized event? There will be lots of online events offered throughout the month. Read on for some suggested activities for things you can do to celebrate the night sky around your own home!



Interested in hosting an event?

Check out our resources for creating a community-led Hill Country Night Sky Month event and use our toolkit to spread the word! Click here to learn more and access helpful resources.

Hill Country Night Sky Month is a Hill Country Alliance event.

The Hill Country Alliance is a nonprofit organization whose purpose is to raise public awareness and build community support around the need to preserve the natural resources and heritage of the Central Texas Hill Country.