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Family Fun Day: Stars With Santa

Join us at the RMSC Strasenburgh Planetarium for Stars with Santa to celebrate the holiday season with the whole family! 

  • Strasenburgh Planetarium
  • December 9, 2023 & December 16, 2023


During this Family Fun Day, enjoy a Holiday Laser show, visit with Santa, explore seasonal science activities, and warm up with a cup of hot cocoa and a cookie (or two!). 

Choose between three showtimes for your Holiday Laser experience: 9am, 9:40am, or 10:15am. All activities will be open from 9-11:30am so that you can participate before your show, after your show, or both!

Activities Include:

  • Holiday Laser Show: Experience an immersive and colorful show choreographed to your favorite holiday tunes! 
  • Meet with Santa: Meet and greet with Santa for a Planetarium photo op. 
  • Cookies and Hot Chocolate Bar: Enjoy warming up with a cup of complimentary cocoa and Santa’s favorite treat! 
  • Play Hide & Seek Moon: Learn how to observe the moon and discover what features you can find.
  • Eclipse Table: Learn about the upcoming Total Solar Eclipse on April 8, 2024.
  • Kaleidoscope Me: Learn about mindfulness and upcoming yoga programming with KaleidoscopeMe.
  • And more! 

Ticket price includes general admission to the selected laser show showtime.


December 16

Limited tickets remain

10:15am showing is sold out!

About The Event

  • Strasenburgh Planetarium
  • December 9, 2023 & December 16, 2023 

  • 35 minutes per show; 9-11:30am

  • For all ages!


  • Adults: $15.00

  • Seniors & College Students: $15.00

  • Children (3-18): $15.00

    Children 2 and under are free!

  • RMSC Members: $15.00