Stargazing at the Blackwater River

Saturday, December 9, 2023 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
Collier-Seminole State Park

20200 Tamiami Trail East
Naples FL 34114


Boat basin at the Blackwater River.


Event fee of $5 per vehicle (up to eight people) includes park entry fee.


Bring your chairs and enjoy a relaxing night under the stars at Collier-Seminole State Park.

View stars, galaxies, planets and nebulae! Interpretive presentation begins 30 minutes after sunset and will be followed by constellation viewing using telescopes.

Event is hosted by the Friends of Collier-Seminole State Park and presented by Robyn Pritchard, Mike Usher and the members of the Everglades Astronomical Society. 

  • Event is weather permitting and subject to cancellation. Call on event day for update at 239-394-3397.
  • Only flashlights with red covers allowed in the viewing area.
  • No dogs permitted in the event area.