Dark Sky® Party Alqueva, Portugal - 22 and 23 of August 2014. Program available now!

Posted on Sat, Jun 23 2012 22:45:00

 

DARK SKY® PARTY ALQUEVA

22 AND 23 OF AUGUST 2014 | MONSARAZ | PORTUGAL

CLOSE TO CONVENTO DA ORADA

PROGRAM

 

22nd AUGUST

From 22H00 – Sessions of stargazing accompanied by the Alqueva Dark Sky® Guides Tiago Kalisvaart, Vítor Quinta e Olga Miguel and Astrophysics from the Center for Astrophysics from the University of Porto (CAUP) Filipe Pires, Ricardo Reis e Elsa Silva

 

23rd AUGUST

From 16H00 to 19H00Sun Observation accompanied by the Astrophysics from the Center for Astrophysics from the University of Porto (CAUP) (CAUP)

16H00 and 19H00Two sessions in the Portable Planetarium accompanied by the Astrophysics from CAUP Filipe Pires, Ricardo Reis e Elsa Silva

 From 16H00 to 22H00 Body Painting Dark Sky® Alqueva | Lídia Charrua, Estética & Companhia

From 17H00 to 18H30 – Pedagogical Workshop Discovering the Solar System | Filipe Pires e Ricardo Reis, CAUP

From 19H00 to 19H30 – Palestra Dark Sky® Alqueva: despoluição luminosa sem reserva! | Raul Lima, CGUC e ESTSP/ IPP

From 19H30 to 20H00 – Palestra The Skies of Our Ancestors | Fábio Silva, University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) 

From 20H00 to 20H30 – Science Café In Search of Other Worlds | Pedro Figueira, CAUP

From 21H00 to 22H00 – Palestra The Astrophotography in the Dark Sky® Alqueva | Miguel Claro, the official astrophotographer of Dark Sky® Alqueva

From 22H00 – Sessions of stargazing accompanied by the Alqueva Dark Sky® Guides Tiago Kalisvaart, Vítor Quinta e Olga Miguel and Astrophysics from CAUP Filipe Pires, Ricardo Reis e Elsa Silva

 

REGISTRATION IN PALESTRAS, PEDAGOGICAL WORKSHOP AND SCIENCE CAFÉ AND INFORMATIONS alqueva.darksky@gmail.com

 

Participation in the Dark Sky® Party Alqueva is free.

Organization: Dark Sky Alqueva, Municipality of Reguengos de Monsaraz

Partners: CAUP, ESTSP, The Astrotourism Society, Dark Sky® Alqueva Route Members

 

Dark Sky® Alqueva is the first destination in the world to have secured certification as a Starlight Tourism Destination from the Starlight Foundation. Thanks to that certification Alqueva has gained a new and dynamic life when night falls with visitors able to enjoy an unparalleled view of the night sky.