Plan a party that is out of this world

Private Parties

Have you ever wanted to have a three course meal under the stars? What about a birthday party in space? Or even host a stellar group outing to visit distant stars? You can do all of that and more at the UTA Planetarium. Where the Universe is truly the limit, plan your private party with us today!

You can have it all at the UTA Planetarium!

The dome and atrium are both available to you and your guests as a unique venue for a truly memorable experience! The dome seats up to 150 guests and is the perfect setting for presentations, ceremonies, and other gatherings. Meanwhile, the atrium is a perfect event space for receptions, dinners, or informal gatherings and can hold 50 people seated comfortably or up to 75 standing. The Universe is truly the limit with our facilities. We offer a wide range of private event packages. Additionally, our Program Coordinator can work with you to make custom programing -so your time in the planetarium is unforgettable!

Private Party Packages

Birthday Parties

Host a birthday party that's out of this world! Birthday parties include:

  • One hour show in the dome
  • One hour party in the atrium
  • Custom photographs programming of up to 15 pictures
  • Up to 50 guests
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Ceremony Under the Stars

The Planetarium provides a unique environment for your very special occasion. Your choice of space themes such as: Moon view, Mars, Galaxies, and many more is exclusively programmed for your event. Ceremonies in the Planetarium include:

  • Up to 75 people
  • Up to 3 hours rental for ceremony
  • 1.5 hour rehearsal
  • Stage set up and custom theme programming

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Dinner under the Stars

The Planetarium is a great way to spend your anniversary or propose to your special someone. Eat a private dinner under a beautiful night sky for a romantic night out. Dinner Under the Stars includes:

  • 2 hours total in the Planetarium (includes dinner and a show)
  • 3 course dinner catered by UTA Maverick Catering
  • Optional wine/champagne service
  • Dinner is served in the Planetarium for 2 people under the starry sky
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Party Request

Reserve UTA Planetarium Event Spaces for your Private Event

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Visiting The Planetarium

Learn more about what to expect when visiting and where to park.

Information for Visitors