Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Celebration
Join us as we celebrate the landing of Apollo 11 and commemorate the first human steps on the Moon! This full-day event will feature a variety of indoor and outdoor activities for all ages to enjoy.
Free admission for the first 25 military families in line when doors open at 10:00 a.m. on July 20!
(Up to 4 family members, with I.D.)
- Breakfast with an Astronaut, Duane "Digger" Carey, separate ticket price. All tickets have been sold!
- The United States Postal Service will be here for a special one-of-a-kind Apollo 11 postmark celebration and unveiling of the new First Moon Landing stamp!
- Presentation: 10:45 a.m.
- Audience with an Astronaut, Duane "Digger" Carey
- Presentations: 11:00 a.m. and 12:15 p.m.
- United States Air Force Academy presents Engineering the Chemistry of Rockets
- Show times: 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.
- Play along with our Apollo virtual reality
- Science On a Sphere® presentations
- Drive a Rover in our Lockheed Martin Mars Robotics Laboratory
- Space face painting presented by Magic by Larry Scott
- And so much more!
The Ice Cream Lab
The Prospector's Cart
Breakfast with an Astronaut! Breakfast is fully booked, all tickets have been sold!
Make the Apollo celebration even more extraordinary and start your day by having breakfast with Astronaut, Duane "Digger" Carey! Tickets are limited and on a first-come, first-served basis and must be purchased in advance. Admission is included in the price.
Breakfast $39.95 Adults (ages 12+) and $19.95 for Children (ages 4-11)
*Please note children must be accompanied by an adult
Breakfast Presentation 9:00-9:30 a.m.
Meet & Greet 9:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Autographs 10:00-10:30 a.m.
Special one-of-a-kind Apollo 11 postmark!
- Chick-fil-A Garden of the Gods will be here from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. with the Chick-fil-A cow and games!
- Colorado Springs Astronomical Society
- United States Air Force Academy
- Estes Rockets
- Girl Scouts of Colorado
- Pikes Peak Library District
- Global View/Earthseeds