Cadillac Mountain Star Party 2019

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Mount Desert Island High School

1081 Eagle Lake Road

Bar Harbor, ME 04609

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Join park rangers and volunteer astronomers as they point out constellations and other celestial objects from the top of Cadillac Mountain. Participants must reserve - in advance - a parking space at Mount Desert Island High School for the event and ride a shuttle to Cadillac Mountain.

Parking for the event is only available at Mount Desert Island High School by ticketed reservation. Parking reservations are $5.00 per vehicle (non-refundable); carpooling is encouraged. Shuttle service from MDI High School will begin at 7:30 pm and those with reservations are invited to drop in at any time during the ongoing program. Parking at the Cadillac Mountain summit is only available for vehicles for people with disabilities (no reservations required). Cadillac Mountain Road will be closed to all other vehicles, pedestrians, and bicyclists at 6:45 pm.

MDI High School is located at 1081 Eagle Lake Road, Bar Harbor.


No group or school tours. No oversized vehicles. No pets, coolers, tripods, or folding chairs. No parking on Eagle Lake Road/Route 233.


Reservations are nonrefundable if the event is canceled for any reason or you are unable to attend.


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What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

To keep the skies as dark as possible, guests must take a shuttle from Mount Desert Island High School to Cadillac Mountain. This is a ticketed event and parking reservations are required. Parking at the Cadillac Mountain summit is only available for vehicles for people with disabilities (no reservations required).

What can I bring into the event?

No pets, coolers, tripods, or folding chairs. Guests are encouraged to dress warmly and wear comfortable shoes.


Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes, you must have your printed parking reservation in order to enter the school parking lot. Cell phone service at MDI High School is extremely limited so guests should print their ticket rather than using a digital ticket on their smartphones.


What's the refund policy?

Reservations are nonrefundable if the event is canceled for any reason or you are unable to attend.

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    1081 Eagle Lake Road

    Bar Harbor, ME 04609

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