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The AutoZone Dome at The Sharpe Planetarium

After each presentation there will be a 10+ minute "star talk" using the Planetarium's digital database to show what is going on in the sky over the Mid-South, recent astronomical news and respond to questions from the audience. 

* Teacher's Choice shows run in the morning during the school year. They are chosen by teachers booking field trips. Call 901-636-2320 to confirm what show is playing and make a reservation. Teacher's Choice shows will include Sunstruck (Grades 4–12), We Are Aliens (Grades 4 –12), Perfect Little Planet (Grades 3 –5), Secret of the Cardboard Rocket (Grades 1-3), Black Holes (Grades 4 –12), Earth, Moon and Sun (Grades 4-12), LIFE: A Cosmic Story (Grades 4-12), Firefall (Grades 4–12), Astronaut (Grades 4–12), Seasonal Stargazing (Grades 4–12), One World, One Sky (Grades Pre-K–2), We are Aliens (Grades 4-12), We are Astronomers (Grades 4-12), Season of Light (all ages), We Are Astronomers (Grades 4 –12).

Monday - Thursday, Now through December 31

  9:45 am: One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure (or Teachers Choice)

11:00 am: Season of Light (or Teachers Choice)

12:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (fall/winter) (or Teachers Choice)

  1:00 pm: Season of Light

  2:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (fall/winter)

  3:00 pm: Season of Light

  4:00 pm: Laser Holidays II

Fridays, December 13 & 20 (holiday extended hours)

  9:45 am: One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure (or Teachers Choice)

11:00 am: Season of Light (or Teachers Choice)

12:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (fall/winter) (or Teachers Choice)

  1:00 pm: Season of Light

  2:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (fall/winter)

  3:00 pm: Season of Light

  4:00 pm: Laser Holidays II

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Fab Friday Laser Shows

   5:00 pm: Laser Holidays II

   6:00 pm: Season of Light (non-laser holiday show)

   7:00 pm: Laser Holidays II

   8:00 pm: iPop

   9:00 pm: Pink Floyd: The Wall

Saturdays, Now through December 28

  9:45 am: One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure 

11:00 am: Season of Light

12:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (fall/winter)

  1:00 pm: Season of Light

  2:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (fall/winter)

  3:00 pm: Season of Light

  4:00 pm: Laser Holidays II

Sundays, Now through December 29

  1:00 pm: Season of Light

  2:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (fall/winter)

  3:00 pm: Season of Light

  4:00 pm: Laser Holidays II

Wednesday, December 25, CLOSED for Christmas Day

Friday, December 27

  9:45 am: One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure 

11:00 am: Season of Light 

12:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (winter) 

  1:00 pm: Season of Light

  2:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (winter)

  3:00 pm: Season of Light

  4:00 pm: Laser Holidays II

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Fab Friday Laser Shows

   7:00 pm: Laser Holidays II

   8:00 pm: iPop

   9:00 pm: Pink Floyd: The Wall

Monday - Thursday, January 02 through February 27

  9:45 am: One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure (or Teacher's Choice)

11:00 am: The Sun, Our Living Star (or Teacher's Choice)

12:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (winter) (or Teacher's Choice)

  1:00 pm: The Sun, Our Living Star

  2:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (winter)

  3:00 pm: The Sun, Our Living Star

  4:00 pm: Legends of the Night Sky (laser animation)

Fridays, January 03, 10, 17, 24 & 31

  9:45 am: One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure 

11:00 am: The Sun, Our Living Star 

12:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (winter) 

  1:00 pm: The Sun, Our Living Star

  2:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (winter)

  3:00 pm: The Sun, Our Living Star

  4:00 pm: Legends of the Night Sky (laser animation)

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Fab Friday Laser Shows

   7:00 pm: Laser Prince

   8:00 pm: Laser Magic

   9:00 pm: Laser Prince