Seminole State’s Emil Buehler Planetarium to be Part of Free Nationwide Star Party May 22, 2020 .. #StarParty #LiveStreaming #SeminoleState

Seminole State College of Florida’s Emil Buehler Perpetual Trust Planetarium

The Emil Buehler Planetarium at Seminole State College of Florida in Sanford has joined with the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory for a nationwide livestreamed star party to take place this weekend.

This unique, one-of-a-kind event will take place across multiple time zones on May 22, and give participants a deeper look at the stars from different spots across the country. Astronomers, both backyard and professional, will get a tour of the cosmos with the Nationwide Livestream Star Party.

How cool, right?

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Presenters include:

  • Derek Demeter, Justin Cirillo, Frank Kane: Emil Buehler Planetarium, Seminole State College | Central Florida Astronomical Society, Florida
  • Brian Cummins: NASA/JPL Solar System Ambassador, Virgina
  • Martin Ratcliffe: Wichita State University Cohen Honors College, Kansas
  • Pieter Strauss: Astronomer, on Behalf of Utah Astronomy Club, Colorado
  • Amy C. Oliver: Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory | NASA/JPL Solar System Ambassador, Arizona
  • Travis Deyoe: Mount Lemmon Sky Center, Arizona

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To participate in the Nationwide Livestream Star Party, visit or on May 22 at 10pm EDT (aka “Orlando Time”), and enjoy your guided tour of the universe.

About Michelle Snow

Michelle is the owner and editor of CitySurfing Orlando. She also owns, is a freelance writer specializing in travel and entertainment, and has authored/co-authored four guidebooks on Orlando and Florida. She lives in Orlando near Disney, and hears Magic Kingdom fireworks every night.
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