Public Shows

October Shows:  There are no advanced ticket sales for October Shows.  Tickets can be purchased at the door beginning 30 minutes prior to the show start time. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to show time.

December and February Shows: Advanced tickets go on sale the 1st of each month (December, February) for all the shows offered in that month. Tickets can be purchased in the Hylton High School Main Office, Monday – Friday, 8 am-4 pm. Tickets can also be purchased any Friday or Saturday that shows are running beginning 30 minutes prior to the first shows start time.

Tickets are not sold online as the planetarium currently does not have the technology for online ticket sales.


Tickets for all shows are $10.00 each.
CASH ONLY. Credit cards, debit cards, and personal checks cannot be accepted.
Children 3 and under may sit on a parents lap and do not require a ticket.

Seating is limited to 60 for each show so get your tickets early.


In the event of the Prince William County Schools being closed (Code Red or Green) the shows are also cancelled. Anyone that has purchased advanced tickets may bring them back the following business week for a full refund or tickets to another show.

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Fri 25th Jan 5:30 pm Add event to googleSubscribe to eventLaser Beatles

The greatest Rock ‘n’ Roll band of all time! Laser Beatles will take you back to a different time in history to re-experience and remember the evolution of this musical phenomenon.

Fri 25th Jan 7:00 pm Add event to googleSubscribe to eventAstronaut

The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor that humankind has ever undertaken. What does it take to be part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut?

Experience a rocket launch from inside the body of an astronaut. Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body.  Discover the perils that lurk in space as we subject ‘Chad’, our test astronaut, to everything that space has to throw at him.

Fri 25th Jan 8:30 pm Add event to googleSubscribe to eventLaser Pink Floyd: The Wall

Laser Pink Floyd

Sat 26th Jan 2:00 pm Add event to googleSubscribe to eventSesame Street: One World, One Sky

Join Big Bird and Elmo on an unforgettable journey to the Moon and back!  When Elmo’s friend Hu Hu Zhu stops by Sesame Street for a visit, he notices that Sesame Street is a little bit different from his home in China. But when he looks up at the sky, he feels right at home. Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu may live in different cities, but they share the same sky!  With a little help from Big Bird, the two friends learn about the Sun, the Moon, and the Big Dipper, then blast off in an imaginary rocket to the Moon! Along the way, they invite the audience to sing along to songs about space and celebrate the sky that belongs to everyone.

Sat 26th Jan 3:30 pm Add event to googleSubscribe to eventLaser Vinyl: Classic Rock Experience

Reminisce, tap your feet and enjoy a truly fantastic audio-visual event that will rock your body, mind and soul!

Sat 26th Jan 5:00 pm Add event to googleSubscribe to eventLegends of the Night Sky: Orion

Accompanied by Aesop the owl and Socrates the mouse, we follow Orion’s as he battles mythical beasts, foils the plot of an evil king and wins the heart of Artemis, the beautiful moon-goddess.

Sat 26th Jan 6:30 pm Add event to googleSubscribe to eventStars

Every star has a story. Some are as old as time, faint and almost forgotten. Others burn bright and end their lives in powerful explosions. Journey to the furthest reaches of our galaxy and experience both the awesome beauty and destructive power of STARS.  This dramatic program features the voice talent of Mark Hamill.

Sat 26th Jan 8:00 pm Add event to googleSubscribe to eventLaser Led Zeppelin

Relive the magical sounds of Led Zeppelin while enjoying a visual treat of custom laser imagery.