Apollo 50 Event

Well, we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves at the W Cinema in Westport yesterday, as Brian MacGabhann explained to a full house 'How we got to the Moon - and Back' Thanks to everyone who came along and special thanks to Brian himself and to the staff of the cinema who helped make it such a special afternoon. "WE CAME IN PEACE FOR ALL MANKIND" #news #Apollo11 #WCinema

Symposium News - Bursary

To help promote broad European participation, the International Dark-Sky Association is pleased to offer a bursary of up to €400 to an IDA member or representative of a national light pollution organization who lives in one of the countries designated in the COST inclusiveness list. The awardee is expected to make a presentation during the meeting. To apply, please complete a short statement (maximum 300 words) with a case for support and how you will benefit from attending the symposium. Applications should be sent to mayodarksky@gmail.com #news #symposium

Apollo 11 - 50th Anniversary

To mark the 50th Anniversary of the first Moon Landing, Friends of Mayo Dark Skies have invited festival favourite BRIAN MacGABHANN back to give his very popular talk entitled 'How we got to the Moon - and Back' in the W Cinema Westport on Saturday 20th July at 12 noon. Admission to this exclusive event is by ticket only. Tickets just €5 for adults - and - as always - KIDS GO FREE! Click here to get your tickets #News #Apollo11 #news

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Derek Dempsey of Newport Astronomy Club, talking about the club and the Mayo Dark Sky Festival

18 August 2018

Georgia MacMillan of Friends of Mayo Dark Skies, talking about Mayo Dark Sky Park and the impact of light pollution

18 August 2018

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