Five Different Planets Will Align In The Virginia Night Sky During An Incredibly Rare Display

Summer nights in Virginia often mean gazing up at a sky full of stars. We’re lucky to have plenty of natural spaces where we can enjoy a full celestial show, whether it’s a campground or an observatory. If you’re someone who appreciates the magic of the solar system, there’s one event that you’ll want on your radar. What’s being called a “planet parade” will happen every night during the month of June and will include the alignment of five individual planets. And the best part of all? You should be able to see them with your naked eye — no special equipment is necessary! Here’s more on this incredibly rare celestial event in Virginia.

What do you think of this rare celestial event in Virginia? Do you plan to see it? Let us know in the comments below — we’d love to hear from you! For related content, check out this designated dark sky park in Virginia. And the coolest part of all? You can camp there!