We Are Stars

Selected date

Saturday November 6

Selected time

3:00 PM  –  4:00 PM

Best for:
Children 8 and older and their families. 

About the Show:
Read more about this show and see a preview here(Opens in a new window)

COVID-19 Mask Policy:
In accordance with University guidelines, all guests age 2 and older are required to wear a mask while inside of the building. At this time, we are not accepting gaiters, vented masks, or bandanas. We are asking that you delay your visit if you or anyone in your party cannot wear a mask for any reason. In the meantime, we invite you to explore our virtual program offerings. If you or a member of your party cannot wear a mask for medical reasons, you may also contact the Equal Opportunity and Compliance Office (EOC) at eoc@unc.edu to discuss reasonable accommodations By purchasing tickets to this program, you are agreeing to adhere to this policy and other COVID-19 safety precautions at Morehead, available HERE

General Admission Included:
This ticket includes general admission to our exhibits, in addition to the show! Arrive prior to your show or stay after your show is over to explore our exhibits featuring research here at UNC Chapel Hill, see live science experiments in our Science Stage, visit our gift shop, or participate in hands-on activities in our Launch Lab! Check our website for our operating hours to see when exhibits are open on the day of your visit.

Ticket Availability: limit 10 tickets/order
Tickets for this program will go on sale 2 weeks prior, and be available online up to one hour prior to showtime. Tickets will be available for purchase in our box office on the day of the program as availability permits. 

If you have difficulty with online sales, contact the box office at 919.962.1236 or by email at mpsc_tickets@unc.edu. Our box office is currently open M-F, 9AM -3PM, except holidays. 

Members must be properly registered and logged in to this ticketing website to receive member discounts to this program. Click “Sign In” at the top right of this page, or click “Register” if you don’t have an account. Use the same name, address, and email you used when purchasing your membership to register for your account in order for membership discounts to properly apply to purchases. If you have issues with Member tickets, please contact the box office at 919.962.1236 or by email at mpsc_tickets@unc.edu. Our box office is open M-F, 8AM - 4PM.

Other Discounts: (not available in advance) 
Some discounts are not available in advance, and are only available when tickets are purchased in-person at the box office on the day of your visit. Please see our plan a visit page online for more information about available in-person discounts. These include second-show discounts, reciprocal discounts for members at participating museums, and discounts for UNC students. 

These special discounts are only available when purchased in-person on the day of your visit. Tickets purchased in advance at full-price that would otherwise be eligible for discount if purchased in-person are not eligible for refund of discount value.

Refund/Cancellation Policy: 
All ticket sales are final and refunds are not available for absent guests or unused tickets. Refunds are not available for guests who purchase tickets in advance at full price that would otherwise be eligible for a discount if tickets had been purchased in person (such as reciprocal discounts). Purchased tickets may be exchanged for admission to another show of equal or lesser value occurring within the next two weeks if availability permits, however, requests for exchange must be made no later than the day prior to the date on the original ticket. Requests for exchange on or after the date on the original ticket are not accommodated. In the event this program is cancelled as a result of severe weather or other closure, ticketholders will be refunded or offered an exchange to a different show.


Parking 11/06/21:
The parking lot in front of Morehead Planetarium is owned by UNC Chapel Hill and has been reserved by the University for gameday parking for the home football game starting 2 hours prior to gametime. Planetarium guests will be able to park in this lot until that time.

Guests arriving or departing starting 2 hours prior to gametime will be unable to park in this lot, but may find parking on franklin street, at the Wallace Parking Deck at 150 E Rosemary St about a block away, or in other town parking lots. Town parking most lots is at least $1/hr but may not include fees or taxes. See here for more information about parking in town lots in Chapel Hill. Please plan to arrive more than 15 minutes early to allow time for parking a bit further away.