Porlock Pavilion and Recreation Ground
Parsons Street, Porlock, TA24 8QJ
Stargazing and Dark Walk, Crafts and Games, Hot Chocolate and Toasting Marshmallows. Enjoy the author’s book reading of ‘Jacob Starke loves the Dark’ .Children must be accompanied by an adult to this 2 hour event. Bring warm/waterproof coats, gloves and ideally a torch. This event is free of charge (donations welcome) with no need to book.
This event takes place as part of the Exmoor Dark Skies Festival 2019.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 26/10/2019
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Sat 26th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.