October 3rd - 6th 2024

Enchanted Skies Star Party 2024

31st edition of the leading New Mexico star party, since 1994


Three-day star-party under true bortle 1 skies!

 Prices : $75 basic fee for 3 nights. Optionally you can add either a RV hookup camping spot or rent a deluxe cabin

$75 basic fee

$105 RV hookup

Only 1 spot left!

$300 per cabin

Sold out



The M.A.S. motto : "Astronomy, Science and Passion"



The Speakers

Tony Hull

University of New Mexico

James Webb Telescope

Dr. Sarah Gibson

High Altitude Observatory

Senior Scientist

Jamey Eriksen

Apache Point Observatory

Director of Operations

Dr. Bob Fugate

PhD Scientist and Astrophotographer

Dan LLewellyn

Deerlick Astro Village

Mad Scientist

Eric Toops

Toops Optical Labs

Hacking Genius

Antoine Ribaut

EyeOnTheUniverse Observatory

MAS President

John Briggs

Magdalena Lyceum

MAS founder



The Venue

Enchanted Skies Star Party at Montosa Ranch Campground

The Enchanted Skies Star Party (ESSP) 2024, celebrating its 31st year, will take place from October 3-6 at the Montosa Ranch Campground near the VLA center. This new location offers dark skies, expanded amenities, and a vibrant setting for astronomers.



Let us know if you'll be attending!

Limited to 100 participants