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Rick Hanton

Event Registration Now Open and Yuri’s Night Announces 2014 Team

Yuri’s Night, the World Space Party, today announced the 2014 Global Executive Team. Charged with the planning and execution of Yuri’s Night activities on a global scale and supporting local events, the Global Executive Team is a diverse group of
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YN12 Wrapup Part 3: The Final Count

Now that Yuri’s Night 2012 has wrapped up around the world, we have mentioned some of the most extreme Yuri’s Night parties (like the party at the South Pole) and all of the fabulous news coverage of Yuri’s Night this year – a
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Info for Partygoers

The Yuri’s Night team is very excited that many of the worldwide Yuri’s Night parties are happening this weekend, while others are scheduled for next week or the following weekend.  For all of you who may be attending one of the 150+ Yur
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New Space Songs, Legal Info, and Virtual Parties

If you haven’t noticed, we’ve been slipping some new content onto yurisnight.net over the last couple weeks. First off, if you are hunting for a soundtrack to accompany your Yuri’s Night event or simply to play while you plan for Ap
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Tell the world why you celebrate Yuri's Night

Today we’re officially kicking off a new video project for 2012. We’re asking you why you celebrate Yuri’s Night. Just turn on your webcam or video camera and record a response to share with the world on YouTube, and we’ll add
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Listen to Yuri's Night on The Space Show on Monday!

Yuri’s Night Executive Director Dr. Ryan Kobrick will be appearing on The Space Show® hosted by Dr. David M. Livingston this coming Monday, March 12 at 5PM EDT. Ryan will be discussing the history of Yuri’s Night, Yuri’s Night 2012
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Only 2 Months until Yuri's Night 2012!

Hello world space enthusiasts! We just wanted to remind you that we are less than 2 months away from Yuri’s Night 2012! Hopefully you have started working on awesome party plans for April 12 with your friends and neighbors. If you haven’t
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Yuri's Night was on Dr. Kiki's Science Hour

If you missed it a couple weeks ago, Yuri’s Night Executive Director Dr. Ryan Kobrick was a guest on TWiT.tv’s Dr. Kiki’s Science Hour. If you didn’t see the posts about Ryan’s appearance on Facebook or Twitter, you can
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Yuri's Night Signs Memorandum of Understanding with The Planetary Society

Yuri’s Night announced today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Planetary Society, the world’s largest space-interest group. Just like Yuri’s Night, the Planetary Society is dedicated to inspiring the public wit
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