Astronomy Nights

We are currently in the process of updating these pages for the 2014-15 season of community events.  In the mean time, please visit to see what's in store, purchase tickets, & RSVP.

  Download a Mail Order Form by clicking here.

The information below is from our 2013-14 season.

CAC Astronomy Nights

Astronomy nights feature many fun activities, such as STARLAB Inflatable Planaterium, Wildman Phil & His Dessert Critters, Astronomy Professor's Lecture & Discussion, Telescopes for star gazing, and science activities and demonstrations.  Click on the actual events to RSVP and to find out specifics for that night.


Comets & Sci-Tech Night

Mar. 7, 2014 | 6 p.m.

Signal Peak Campus - M101

8470 N Overfield Road, Coolidge, AZ  85128


Auroras on Earth & the Planets

Apr. 25, 2014 | 6 p.m.

Signal Peak Campus - M101

8470 N Overfield Road, Coolidge, AZ  85128

Community Events In The Know

Sign up for the Community Events E-News to be notified of upcoming events via e-mail about twice a month

Sign up for our Mailing List to receive the Season Brochure when events season is kicked off late summer.

Community Events Office And Ticket Sales

Tickets are available (1) online at EventsAtCAC, (2) via Mail Order Form, or (3) in person - 1 hour prior to any Pence Show or on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 8 a.m. to Noon at the below address.

Central Arizona College
Signal Peak Campus
8470 N. Overfield Rd.
Coolidge, AZ 85128
Building:  H 017
Phone:  (520) 477-SHOW (7469)
Fax:  (520) 494-5506

Pence Center Notes

-Premier Season Tickets - Deadline: Oct. 4, 2013.
-Universal Season Tickets - Deadline: Dec. 11, 2013.
-Universal Season Tickets may include up to 3 Premier Shows.
-Doors will open approximately 30 minutes prior to show as long as the stage is clear.
-There will be no reserved seating or early entry.
-Group Discount Tickets for groups of 20 or more get 20% off. Enjoy discounted rate, seats are not reserved.
-CAC Students may register for free tickets for selected shows online at EventsAtCAC only.

Central Arizona College - District Office 8470 N. Overfield Road, Coolidge, AZ 85128 Phone: 800-237-9814