In celebration of the Las Cruces Space Festival, the Challenger Learning Center, supported by sponsor partners, will offer four public Expedition Mars missions at no cost.

Experience a hands-on simulation to investigate space travel. Join us to fly from the surface of Phobos to Mars to ignite your potential by continuing the legacy of exploration.

April 12th, 2018 from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm (Sponsored by Virgin Galactic)
April 13th, 2018 from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm (Sponsored by Cheerie R. Patneaude)
April 14th, 2018 from 11:00 am – 1:30 pm (Sponsored by Barnett’s Las Cruces Harley-Davidson®)
April 14th, 2018 from 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm (Sponsored by Virgin Galactic)

Missions are open to all members of the public. Children in 3rd grade and up are welcome to participate with a family member.
To register for the missions, visit:

Click here to view a flyer for the missions