Dark Sky Nights
Milkyway at Point Pelee
© Parks Canada / Photo Credit: Cale Best
Experience the wonders of the night sky on the following evenings:
Keep checking back for details on these dates.
- January 12
- February 9
- March 9
- April 7
- May 11
- June 7
- July 6
- August 11: Park open to 3am - Perseid Showers
- September 14: Observe the Half-Harvest Moon Night
- October 5
- November 30
These dates offer the darkest skies for optimum viewing due to their proximity to the new moon. Designated as a Dark Sky Preserve by the Windsor Centre of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, the Park will be open until midnight.
For the best star gazing encounters, we recommend you come equipped with binoculars or a telescope.
For more information, contact us at: 519-322-2365 ext. 0.