POSTED: Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 9:00am
UPDATED: Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 9:04am
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — Discover the spooky side of astronomy Oct. 26 at BREC’s Highland Road Park Observatory from 6-10 p.m. This annual family event explores the bizarre side of astronomy, physics and aeronautics just in time for Halloween.
Creepy science demonstrations, eerie stories and celestial-themed activities will entertain parents and children. Enjoy stories, strange sky phenomena, extra dimensions and extraterrestrials. Telescopes wil l also be available for viewings. Admission is free for all participants.
Highland Road Park Observatory, located at 13800 Highland Road, is brought to the public by BREC, LSU’s Department of Physics and Astronomy and the Baton Rouge Astronomical Society.
Call 225-768-9948 or visit http://hrpo.lsu.edu  for more information.