Orange Coast College's Planetarium will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 launch and moon landing with a three-month showing of "CAPCOM GO! The Apollo Story," an immersive historical documentary that tells the story of what it took to put the first human on the moon.
The Planetarium will show the documentary in its 125-seat immersive theater starting July 5, with shows running each weekend until Sept. 29. CAPCOM GO! is recommended for ages eight and up, and tickets can be purchased at www.occtickets.com at a cost of $6 for adults and $5 for kids. OCC students with a student ID can watch the show for free.
The Apollo moon landing took place on July 20, 1969. Neil Armstrong became the first person to walk on the moon on July 21, 1969.
What: CAPCOM GO! The Apollo Story
When: July 5–Sept. 29, times vary
Where: Orange Coast College Planetarium
2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa
Admission: $6 for adults, $5 for kids. Free for OCC students with student ID.
Parking: Park in Lot E, Fairview & Merrimac, Costa Mesa
Contact: Juan Gutierrez, Marketing and Public Relations, (714) 432-5725
Scott Mitchell, OCC Planetarium, (714) 432-5564