Mid-South Stargaze and Astronomy Conference - French Camp, Mississippi


Wednesday April 26, 2017 - Saturday April 29, 2017
French Camp, Mississippi


Rainwater Observatory is gearing up for their annual Mid-South Stargaze and Astronomy Conference coming up April 26-29, 2016! This event attracts amateur and professional astronomers from all over the country. It is held under one of the darkest skies in the southeastern United States and just off the beautiful Natchez Trace Parkway near the village of French Camp, Mississippi.

There is a large camping area with a pavilion, picnic tables, men’s and women’s showers and bathrooms, electrical outlets on the hill, 14 bed air conditioned bunk house, three grills and five campfire pit areas with surround seating. There is a Bed and Breakfast, Council House Cafe, Lodge, Memphis Guest House and other additional lodging located within a mile of the observatory.

Join Rainwater Observatory this year for fun, fellowship, observing, and fascinating presentations.

Registration, lodging and other details coming soon at: www.rainwaterobservatory.org

Nearby Lodging

Stay at a nearby bed and breakfast, cottage or guest house - click here.

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