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Upcoming Events

IfA Mānoa Open House, Sunday, April 12, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 2680 Woodlawn Drive in Mānoa. Family event with activities for all ages. Free.

Hilo AstroDay, May 2, 10:00 a.m. to 4 p.m., Prince Kūhiō Plaza. Free. An annual Hawai‘i Island event featuring displays and interactive demonstrations staffed by volunteers, astronomers, and technicians from the Maunakea Observatories and other astronomy organizations. AstroDay offers fun for the whole family with contests, giveaways, and entertainment.

Visiting Maunakea: The Onizuka Center for International Astronomy Visitor Information Station (VIS) at Hale Pōhaku (9,200-foot level of Maunakea) is open daily, 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. with public stargazing nightly from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Escorted summit tours begin at the VIS at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Before going on a tour, read this essential information.