Science center to host ‘Fright Light’ laser show, other events

October 16, 2013

PRESTONSBURG – The East Kentucky Science Center and Planetarium will host a variety of events to celebrate Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 19, from noon to 4 p.m.

Located on the Prestonsburg campus of Big Sandy Community and Technical College, the East Kentucky Science Center and Planetarium will sponsor a costume contest, planetarium shows and a “Fright Light” laser show.

Each participant will receive a treat bag and regular admission rates apply: $6 for adults, students and seniors $4 and anyone four years of age or under free.

The “Fright Light” laser show will take viewers on a tour of the Halloween night sky with the GOTO Chronos star machine and show how Halloween has its roots in astronomy.

A special showing of the “Fright Light” laser show will be held at 7 p.m., Saturday, October 19. Admission is $5 and doors open at 6 p.m.

For more information, contact Steve Russo at (606) 889-4809.