Banquet Events

Shown in date descending order.

  • JAN
    24

    2015 Banquet

    Sat at 05:00 PM Open to Public

    Banquet tickets are now on sale! The deadline for purchasing tickets has recently been extended to Jan. 20! SAS members and non-members can purchase tickets until Jan. 20. We are excited to announce that Don Machholz, The Comet Hunter, will be joining us this year to share his adventures in hunting for comets!

  • JAN
    26

    2014 SAS Banquet

    Sun at 04:00 PM Open to Public

    Please join us at Gregory's Bar and Grill at SeaTac Red Lion Hotel to celebrate the Seattle Astronomical Society's activities and astronomy in general for 2013 and to herald in another great year for 2014. Tyler Nordgren will be presenting his talk titled "Stars Above, Earth Below: Astronomy in the National Parks," about which you can read more below in the Notes section. We look forward to seeing everyone there. Please contact the VP of Activities or President for more information. ... more

  • JAN
    19

    2013 SAS Banquet

    Sat at 05:00 PM Open to Public

    Mike Simmons is the founder and president of Astronomers Without Borders. Mike frequently travels to countries off the beaten path, such as his December 2012 trip to Iran for a national star party. In IYA (International Year of Astronomy) 2009, Mike organized the 100 Hours of Astronomy Cornerstone Project that attracted several million participants during the four day event.