Love all things space? You are not alone. If the numbers of people who saw “Gravity” are any indication, most of us are a little fascinated by life amidst the stars. Spacefest VI is the event for the space enthusiast of any stripe whether you are fascinated by astronomy, space history, or space exploration. The event takes place at the Pasadena Convention Center, May 8-11.
The event includes a chance to meet astronauts including Buzz Aldrin, Alan Bean, and Bruce McCandless. There is a day of panels on May 11 focusing on space interests from asteroids to Mars exploration. Speakers at the event include astronomers and researchers as well as authors and artists. Tickets start at $25. For more information visit: spacefest.info.