Don't miss the L&A County Dark Sky Viewing Area's The Milky Way Stargazing Tour: Episode I on Friday, August 2nd and Saturday, August 3rd.

Each event starts about an hour after dusk and last approximately 90 minutes. Weather permitting, you'll get a laser-guided tour of the night sky by Joe Gilker from Dark Arts Astrophotography and have the opportunity to take a look through a telescope at various celestial objects. 

Admission is free! For more information visit www.DarkSkyViewing.com. Be sure to follow the DSVA event on Facebook for updates about weather conditions.