Star Party Fundraiser

The York County Astronomical Society (YCAS) will have a fundraiser for YCAS at Black Locust Hops Farm and Brewery November 20 at 4:30pm to 8pm.

FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENT: The York County Astronomical Society will be on the farm with telescopes, a wealth of information, and love for sharing the wonders of the heavens!

Admission is free, however, donation to YCAS support their mission to make stargazing accessible to ALL!

There will be a Food 2 Go food truck on site.

From 4:30pm-5:30pm there is a social event in the taproom. Farm fresh beer pouring while you grab some grub and meet and greet members of YCAS and learn about the club’s mission, and the wonders of the heavens.

From 5:30pm-8pm grab your blankets, chairs and beers and head out to the field to enjoy the night sky.

Telescopes and Guides on site. Novice stargazers and astronomy enthusiasts alike will enjoy an evening of celestial wonders.

Persons under 21 must remain in the family friendly area AND under a parent or guardian’s supervision at all times!

For more information on events, scheduling a private party star watch, directions to the observing site, or for general Society information please contact us at or leave a voice message after the recording at 717 759-9227 or visit our Facebook page



Formed in 1989, the non-profit York County Astronomical Society aims to promote interest, public education, and advancement of the science of astronomy. In addition to planetarium shows, the society presents regular public sky watches and astronomy classes.