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Strasenburgh Planetarium > Shows & Events

Family Fun Day: Stars With Santa (SOLD OUT)

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

  • Strasenburgh Planetarium
  • December 10, 2022 & December 17, 2022


During this Family Fun Day, enjoy a Holiday Laser show, visit with Santa or Soul 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 Soul Santa (December 10) or Santa (December 17) for a Planetarium photo op. 
  • Cookies and Hot Chocolate Bar: Enjoy warming up with a cup of complimentary cocoa and Santa’s favorite treat! 
  • Constellation Ornaments: Create your own holiday keepsake by making a constellation ornament. 
  • Snow Slime: Create your own snow that doesn’t melt and take it home with you. 
  • Facepainting: *December 10 only!* Enjoy festive face painting. 
  • And more! 

Ticket price includes general admission to selected laser show.


December 17 Stars with Santa has SOLD OUT

About The Event

  • Strasenburgh Planetarium
  • December 10, 2022 & December 17, 2022 

  • 35 minutes per show; 9-11:30am

  • For all ages!


  • Adults: $15.00

  • Seniors & College Students: $15.00

  • Children (3-18): $15.00

  • RMSC Members: $15.00