Public Shows

Public Shows are held every Friday and Saturday.  Public shows are also held on Wednesdays in the summer.  The schedule is below.

There are two types of programs Children’s Shows and All-Ages Shows.

  • Tickets can be reserved online using a major credit card in advance through Eventbrite for small fee: (clicking  will take you to a 3rd party website)
  • Tickets can be purchased with CASH ONLY at the door starting 20 minutes before show time.

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(Ages 3-8)

  • Saturdays 12:30 pm & 2:00 pm
  • 40-50 minutes
  • Prices: Child $3, Adult – Free

These interactive shows are specially designed for our youngest visitors.  You can expect to get up out of your seat and get moving! Show topics vary: Hula hoop with Saturn, bounce on the moon, find and make up your own constellations, fly to another star system and much more!  Children’s Show Descriptions.

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ALL-AGES SHOWS

  • Wednesdays 1 pm, 2:15 pm (Summer Only)
  • Fridays 7 pm (Year-round)
  • Saturdays 3:15 pm (Year-round)
  • 1 hour
  • Prices: Adult – $6, Child $3, Pierce College Student – $3

General Audience shows start with a half hour interactive tour of our current night sky and are followed by a 25-40 minute fulldome video.  Videos are shown on a rotating basis.  Descriptions of the videos can  be found here.  A question and answer period will follow the video if time permits.


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Science Dome Show Schedule: 

Day Date Time Show
Fri 22-May 7:00 PM Back To The Moon For Good
Sat 23-May 12:30 PM Children’s Show: Mission to Mars
2:00 PM Children’s Show: Mission to Mars
3:15 PM Moons: Worlds of Mystery
Fri 29-May 7:00 PM Flying Monsters
Sat 30-May 12:30 PM Children’s Show: Mission to Mars
2:00 PM Children’s Show: Mission to Mars
3:15 PM Chasing the Ghost Particle
Fri 5-Jun 7:00 PM Experience the Aurora
Sat 6-Jun 12:30 PM Children’s Show: Mission to Mars
2:00 PM Children’s Show: Mission to Mars
3:15 PM Sea Monsters
Fri 12-Jun 7:00 PM SHOWS CANCELLED FOR PIERCE GRADUATION
Sat 13-Jun 12:30 PM Children’s Show: Mission to Mars
2:00 PM Children’s Show: Mission to Mars
3:15 PM Experience the Aurora
Wed 17-Jun 1:00 PM Flying Monsters
2:15 PM Dynamic Earth
Fri 19-Jun 7:00 PM Undiscovered Worlds
Sat 20-Jun 12:30 PM Children’s Show: Planetary Explorers
2:00 PM Children’s Show: Planetary Explorers
3:15 PM Lamps of Atlantis
Wed 24-Jun 1:00 PM Black Holes
2:15 PM Chasing the Ghost Particle
Fri 26-Jun 7:00 PM Moons: Worlds of Mystery
Sat 27-Jun 12:30 PM Children’s Show: Amazing Aurora
2:00 PM Children’s Show: Amazing Aurora
3:15 PM Space Junk
Wed 1-Jul 1:00 PM Sea Monsters
2:15 PM Experience the Aurora
Fri 3-Jul 7:00 PM Flying Monsters
Sat 4-Jul
SHOWS CANCELLED FOR 4th OF JULY
Wed 8-Jul 1:00 PM Dynamic Earth
2:15 PM Undiscovered Worlds
Fri 10-Jul 7:00 PM Lamps of Atlantis
Sat 11-Jul 12:30 PM Children’s Show: Legends in the Sky
2:00 PM Children’s Show: Legends in the Sky
3:15 PM Black Holes
Wed 15-Jul 1:00 PM Chasing the Ghost Particle
2:15 PM Moons: Worlds of Mystery
Fri 17-Jul 7:00 PM Space Junk
Sat 18-Jul 12:30 PM Children’s Show: Comets, Asteroids and Meteors, Oh My!
2:00 PM Children’s Show: Comets, Asteroids and Meteors, Oh My!
3:15 PM Sea Monsters
Wed 22-Jul 1:00 PM Experience the Aurora
2:15 PM Flying Monsters
Fri 24-Jul 7:00 PM Dynamic Earth
Sat 25-Jul 12:30 PM Children’s Show: A Walk on the Moon
2:00 PM Children’s Show: A Walk on the Moon
3:15 PM Undiscovered Worlds
Wed 29-Jul 1:00 PM Lamps of Atlantis
2:15 PM Black Holes
Fri 31-Jul 7:00 PM Chasing the Ghost Particle
Sat 1-Aug 12:30 PM Children’s Show: Mission to Mars
2:00 PM Children’s Show: Mission to Mars
3:15 PM Moons: Worlds of Mystery
Wed 5-Aug 1:00 PM Space Junk
2:15 PM Sea Monsters
Fri 7-Aug 7:00 PM Experience the Aurora
Sat 8-Aug noon PLUTOPALOOZA
to PLUTOPALOOZA
4:00 PM PLUTOPALOOZA
Wed 12-Aug 1:00 PM Flying Monsters
2:15 PM Dynamic Earth