Planetarium Nights
Stargaze Indoors


Travel through the Solar System and deep into the universe. Learn about the constellations, planets and, various astronomical objects and events. Our planetarium creates an immersive experience within our thirty-five foot diameter hemispherical dome driven by the state of the art Evans & Sutherland Digistar 5 system.

Admission is free and open to the public. Early arrival is highly suggested as space is limited. Seating will be on a first come first serve basis. In the event that capacity is met, a second show maybe offered following the first viewing. Meter parking and day permits are available near D Bldg.

En Español

Habrá una presentación especial del popular espectáculo planetario de LBCC en español el viernes, 6 de diciembre a las 6 pm en el Edificio D, sala 326 en el Campus de artes liberales. La entrada es gratuita y está abierta al público. La llegada temprana es muy recomendable, ya que el espacio es limitado. Los asientos serán por orden de llegada. ¡El estacionamiento para medidores y los permisos de día están disponibles cerca de D Bldg.



Day Time Speakers Topics Location
Friday, September 27, 2019 7:00PM – 8:00PM (Doors open at 6:30PM) Amy Fredericks Water Planets LAC Campus, D-326
Friday, October 18, 2019 7:00PM – 8:00PM (Doors open at 6:30PM) Ryan Carroll Exoplanets: Planets beyond our Solar System LAC Campus, D-326
Friday, November 15, 2019 7:00PM – 8:00PM (Doors open at 6:30PM) Doug McElroy TBD LAC Campus, D-326
Friday, December 6, 2019 7:00PM – 8:00PM (Doors open at 6:30PM) Loredana Vetere TBD LAC Campus, D-326

For more information and maps visit us online and follow us on twitter @LBCCPlanetarium

Please note for Accommodations: At least 72 hours prior to the event, (562) 938-4558 (voice), (562) 353-4217 (videophone), & // Sign Language Interpreting, please contact Stephanie Bonales at or (562) 938-4918.
Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) services, 5 business days prior to the event, please contact HR Analyst: Jaymee Hunt 562-938-4547 | or Sonia Leticia Vélez 562.938.4323 | *requests are based on provider availability*