Dark sky location near Austin, TX for star-gazing


Tour the night skies at Westcave Preserve, a dark sky location convenient to Austin. Star Party nights are an ideal opportunity to enjoy an evening gazing at the stars through a high-quality telescope.

With local astronomers on hand to answer questions, you'll be delighted and amazed by what you see and learn!

$15 adult (18+) | $5 child (4 - 17)

2018 Star Party Dates:

  • September. 8th, 8:30 - 10:30pm FULL
  • October FULL (private event)
  • November 10th, 6:00-8:00pm
  • December 8th, 6:00-8:00pm

2019 Star Party Dates:

  • January 12th, 6:00-8:00pm
  • February 2nd, 6:30-8:30pm

March Sept. 2019 to be posted in Jan./Feb.

Events are weather permitting. To make a reservation, email starparty@westcave.org or call 830.825.3442

Please include a phone number and the size of your group in your email or phone message.