Sonoma Sun Event Calendar

Upcoming observatory viewings Robert Ferguson Observatory

Sunday January 6th - 11:00am



The Robert Ferguson Observatory in Sugarloaf Ridge State Park is offering public viewings on Jan. 6.

A solar viewing will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Solar telescopes will be set up in order to safely look at and listen to the sun. Admission is free.

At 6 p.m., come for a Public Star Party. The observatory’s three main telescopes will be open for viewing. There will be ongoing presentations on astronomical topics. Friendly and knowledgeable docents will be on hand to answer all your questions. Cost is $3 for 18 and older.

A reminder: there is an $8 per car parking fee at Sugarloaf.