IDA Texas

 | A Chapter of the International Dark-Sky Association

Texas is Home to A growing list of Places with protected skies

The award-winning International Dark Sky Places (IDSP) Program was founded in 2001 to encourage communities, parks and protected areas around the world to preserve and protect dark sites through responsible lighting polices and public education. 

Support the designation of more International Dark Sky Places near you!

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Celebrate the Texas Night Sky Festival Contests!

Joint Event Thursday, November 14th at 6:30 p.m. at Vista Brewing in Driftwood, TX Celebrating all three Texas Night Sky Festival® Contests & the Newly Formed Hays County Friends of the Night Sky (HCFNS). See displays of the photography, student art, and poetry...