Schedule of Weekend Celestial Shows

All shows are free of charge!

Shows begin promptly at 8:00 p.m on Fridays and at 10:00 a.m. on Saturdays in Room 030A (Benjamin Banneker Planetarium) located in the Mathematics and Science Hall building on the Catonsville Campus.

In the event of inclement weather, please call 443.840.1711 for possible closings. For additional information about our celestial shows, call 443.840.4560.

Coming up at CCBC

Satellite hovering above earth with purple glow over the edge of the planet

Virtual Planetarium Show

Tuesday, September 1 - Thursday, December 31 | Online

Two Small Pieces of Glass

The Amazing Telescope full-dome show follows two students as they interact with a female astronomer at a local star party.

Along the...

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Comet sailing through a beautiful dark blue night sky.

Virtual Planetarium Show

Saturday, September 5 - Thursday, December 31 | Online

Earth, Moon and Sun

Coyote has a razor-sharp wit, but he’s a little confused about what he sees in the sky.

Join this amusing character (adapted from...

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Photo of outer space with blue, purple and gold colors that form a sphere

Virtual Planetarium Show

Thursday, October 1 - Thursday, December 31 | Online

Dynamic Earth

With visualizations based on satellite monitoring data and advanced supercomputer simulations, this cutting-edge production follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun...

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Photo of a night stary night

Virtual Planetarium Show

Sunday, November 1 - Thursday, December 31 | Online

Solar Superstorms

Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch.

A fury is building on the surface of the Sun: high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave 100,000 km high, rising loops...

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Beautiful night sky showcasing lots of stars in the distance.

Virtual Planetarium Show

Friday, November 27 - Sunday, January 3 | Online

Journey back 2000 years to Bethlehem as we search for a scientific explanation for the Star sighted by the wise men. We’ll investigate possible dates...

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Comet sailing through a beautiful dark blue night sky.

Virtual Planetarium Show

Tuesday, December 1 - Sunday, January 31 | Online

Piano Under the Stars

Piano Under the Stars’ is an AstroArt fusion film for dome theaters by renowned Chilean pianist/composer Claudio Recabarren Madrid.

The film features original...

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