Landing on the Lawn- a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing

Event Date: 
Saturday, July 20, 2019
Event Time: 
6:00pm - 11:30pm
Landing on the Lawn logo
Event Description: 

This event is free and open to the public and will include a variety of family-friendly activities and demonstrations focusing on the 50th anniversary of the lunar landing. Planned activities include: “Meet Mr. Moon” puppet show, a Dr. Goddard’s lab demonstration, a Moon “selfie” station, giant lawn games, a showing of the CBS footage of the lunar landing and “In the Shadow of the Moon” documentary showing on a large outdoor, inflatable screen, Moon and planet observing with Cosmosphere Space Science Educators and so much more!  Watch the Cosmosphere website ( for more exciting details coming soon!

Event Type: 
NASA TV / Live Broadcast
Open to the General Public?: 
Apollo 50th Anniversaries
Apollo 11,  Apollo Program
Event Location: 

Cosmosphere International Science Education Center & Space Museum

1100 N Plum St
HutchinsonKansas 67501
United States
Additional Comments: 
Taking place on the Hutchinson Community College lawn (just North of the Cosmosphere building).