Public Star Party
Notice of Postponements
If an event must be postponed due to weather, a notice will be posted by 4 p.m. the day of the event on this page, on the planetarium homepage, on facebook and on twitter. Saturdays will serve as back-up dates.
- From Interstate 81, take exit 245 for Port Republic Road toward VA-253 (This is a right off the exit if on I-81 south and a left off the exit if travelling on I-81 north).
- Go along Port Republic Road to the first stop light just past the exit and take a right onto Bluestone Drive. There is a right turn lane into the university.
- Follow along Bluestone Drive for approximately 0.5 miles until reaching Carrier Drive. Turn right onto Carrier Drive.
- The entrance to the D-2 parking lot is on the left off Carrier Drive, shortly after crossing the bridge over the interstate. The Physics & Chemistry Building will be on the right side of the road, across the street from the D-2 parking lot. See map above.
Physics and Chemistry Building Address:
901 Carrier Drive
Harrisonburg, Va. 22807
Use mapquest to get directions.