The 2015-2016 season at O. Wayne Rollins Planetarium features more than 30 Friday-evening public shows. Presentations generally begin at 8 p.m., mid-August to April, and 8:30 p.m., May to early August. Arrive early for best seats. No late seating permitted. If skies are clear, the Young Harris College Observatory is open immediately following planetarium shows. The observatory is located about 1.5 miles from campus at Twiggs Overlook on the exit road leading from Brasstown Valley Resort. Maps are available at the planetarium. The observatory features a Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope, and observing sessions last up to one hour and include a guided tour of the constellations.
- Adults: $5
- Children & Non-YHC Students: $3
- YHC Students/Faculty/Staff: Free
- Purchase tickets in advance online!
Tickets also available at the door 30 minutes prior to show.
For answers to frequently asked questions about our public planetarium shows, click here.
From Earth to the Universe
Presented August 21 & 28, September 18 & October 2 at 8 p.m.
Sept. 18 at 8 p.m.
Halloween Laser Spooktacular
Presented Oct. 23, 30 at 7 & 8 p.m.
Oct. 30 at 7 p.m.
The Zula Patrol: Under the Weather
Presented Nov. 13 at 7 p.m.
Skies Over Georgia
Presented Nov. 13 & April 1 at 8 p.m.
Let It Snow
Presented Nov. 20 & December 4, 11 at 7 p.m.
Dec. 4 at 7 p.m.
Dec. 11 at 7 p.m.
Season of Light