Our 6th Annual Star Party - August 28, 2014

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Stargazing, food, drinks and conversations with astronomers... and as if that wasn't enough, it's for a great cause too! We are proud to present the 6th Annual Atlanta Star Party, an annual charity cocktail party, held the day before Dragon*Con.  Some details:

When: August 28, 2014, 7:00 p.m. 

Who: This year, we're proud to welcome astronomers Pamela Gay, Nicole Gugliucci and Derek Demeter, who will be speaking at the event.

Where: We're very excited to have the Emory Math and Physics Department host us again at The Emory Math & Science Center, 400 Dowman Dr., Atlanta, GA 30322.

Why:  Proceeds from the Star Party go to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America and CosmoQuest.  And, as always, we throw this party in memory of Jeff Medkeff.

Tickets: $60 - Regular, $45 - Student. Include entertainment, food & soft drinks. Get them here! Get them now!

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Sponsors

The Atlanta Star Party wouldn't happen if it wasn't for our amazing sponsors who donate time, services and auction items to us.  We love you guys!

Interested in being a sponsor? Do you have auction items, resources or other ways to help? Contact us! 

Red Rocket Farm

Red Rocket Farm

Jason Albin Thomas is the writer/artist of the popular webcomic, "Free Drawings for Total Strangers". FDfTS.com has been compared to finding a live Trilobite in the lunch your mother has packed for you. A rare and special treat that you are not certain if you should devour it all at once, or perhaps a little at a time.

His studio, Red Rocket Farm (redrocketfarm.com), produces t-shirts and three-dimensional wooden layered paintings based on his designs, with a focus on the cute and heartbreaking.

Jason lives in Atlanta, Georgia, where he is working on a series of upcoming books.

Surly-Ramics

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Empty Set Entertainment likes both stars and star parties. And alsonebulas, but you know how they can be. We do what we can. Empty Set creates original entertainment properties and deliver them as print books, electronic books, audio and video programs.

Death by Puppets

Death by Puppets makes silly, fun puppet-based videos that sometimes cover topics like science, space and skepticism. Watch us on YouTube. We are dedicated to promoting puppet-based entertainment and we wish we had stronger arm and shoulder muscles.

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Lionheart Theatre Company

Lionheart Theatre Company is one of Metro Atlanta's leading community theaters. Lionheart is a volunteer-operated nonprofit, non-equity theater. The company produces high-quality, affordable entertainment from classic dramas, to comic romps and Broadway musicals. Other programs include play development with local playwrights, summer children's shows, drama camps and acting classes.