The Deerlick Astronomy Village Memorial Weekend Picnic is back! Please join us on Sunday, May 29th from 5-7 PM in the pavilion on Grier's Field. No DAV membership is required, plus there's free camping on Sunday night. We even have a new moon on Memorial Day this year! Visit http://bit.ly/DAVpicnicRSVP for all the details and […]
Join us for a night of star gazing on Grier's Field. See Jupiter, Saturn and other astronomical objects through telescopes. Please arrive before sunset, ie., 7P. Event is from 5P to 11P. Location is Grier's Field in the Deerlick Astronomy Village, Sharon, GA
Deerlick Astronomy Village (DAV) will open its gates for visitors for our Spring Open House on Saturday, 15 April 2023 from 5~11 PM. Located in rural Taliaferro County, this premiere dark sky site takes advantage of Taliaferro's easy access from both Atlanta and Augusta via I-20 as well as access from local communities. This unique […]
Zombie Party Observing Event A no frills, three night, mini star party. A nice introduction to star parties for beginners. Held At the DeerLick Astronomy Village (DAV) near Crawfordville, Ga, one of the darkest locations within a 2-hour drive from Atlanta (mag 6 - 6.5 skies). A great time to do that Messier Marathon. […]
Anyone interested in DAV is welcome to join us - no membership is required this weekend! Meal setup & socializing will begin in the pavilion on Grier's Field at 4 PM on the Sunday afternoon of Memorial Day Weekend (5/28/23). Chow down starts at 5 PM. Here’s the link for more info and to sign up: https://bit.ly/DAVpicnicRSVP
Details to follow. This is an exclusive event and normal Deerlick Field Memberships are suspended from Thursday October 5 through Monday October 16.
Join us for our fall open house October 21 from 5P - 11P See the stars and planets!