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New Reservation Process

  • There is a new reservation process as of Nightfall 2023. You will no longer contact the resort directly. Instead, you must contact Highway West Vacations, the owner of the property (and other resort facilities throughout California and other states).

Dates Announced for Nightfall 2023!

  • Nightfall 2023 will take place November 9-12! Consider arriving early to get an even better Nightfall experience! Keep in mind that Veterans Day is on Saturday, 11/11, and the holiday will be observed on Friday, 11/10 by most employers. You may extend your stay at the Palm Canyon Hotel & RV Resort before and after the official dates. Contact Highway West Vacations for your reservations. See the General Info page for details.

The Nightfall Star Party & Imaging Conference dates back to 1993. On this page, we keep notes about only the most recent and upcoming events. Check out the Archives page for information on previous Nightfalls.

Have a question about the upcoming Nightfall Star Party & Imaging Conference? Send an email to the organizer.