Archive of Announcements posts

YN Store deadlines, and an exciting merchandise announcement…

With Yuri’s Night little more than a week away, the window is closing fast on your chance to pick up some great Yuri’s Night merchandise! The Yuri’s Night Shop, your place to pick up T-shirts, bouncy balls, temporary tattoos and Eve
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RELEASE: Yuri's Night Announces Celebrity Judges, Extends Contest Deadlines

Yuri’s Night is pleased to announce that Xeni Jardin, co-editor of Boing Boing, and Ariel Waldman, founder of Spacehack.org, will be serving as judges for the Yuri’s Night “Call To Humanity” Space Ad Contest, sponsored by Spac
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Yuri's Night Zero-G Contests Are Open!

Yuri’s Night is pleased to announce that our two recently-announced contests, the “Call to Humanity” Space Exploration Advertisement Competition and Yuri’s Night Russian Tour Sweepstakes, are now officially open and accepting entries. $18
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Yuri's Night Video Contest Trailer Now Available

There's been plenty of buzz about the Yuri's Night 2011 Video Contest since its announcement on Spacevidcast a week ago; with so many videos and interviews available to celebrate the 50th anniversary of human spaceflight, we're really excited to see
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Press Release: Yuri's Night Announces Start of 2011 Tribute Video Contest

Yuri's Night, the World Space Party, announced this evening on Spacevidcast Live the official opening of a global competition to create videos that best engage the public in celebrating the 50th anniversary of human spaceflight and embody the spirit
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Yuri's Night 2011 Board of Directors Finalized

After going through dozens of fantastic applications over the last few weeks, we're pleased to start announcing our Yuri's Night Executive Team for 2011. Over 25 strong in total, this year's Executive Team will be led by a Board of Directors, each me
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T – 6 Days Until Yuri's Night 2009 Blasts Off!

    In a little less than a week, the first Yuri’s Night 2009 events will begin. This year, Yuri’s Night will span 8 days, starting April 4th and going through April 12th (and beyond). Here’s What you can do to help: Find a Party: There a
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Yuri's Night Co-creator George T. Whitesides now Senior Advisor at NASA

We are quite pleased to announce that Yuri’s Night co-creator, George T. Whitesides is now Senior Advisor at NASA Headquarters in Washington DC. Previously Whitesides was the Executive Director of the National Space Society and a Senior Advisor
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Have photos from Yuri's Night 2008?

  If you have photos from last years Yuri’s Night events, please share them on the Yuri’s Night Flickr Group: http://www.flickr.com/groups/yurisnight/ If you are on Facebook, join the YN Facebook Group: http://www.facebook.com/group.ph
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Yuri's Night Gear Page open

With less than two months until the start of Yuri’s Night 2009 (remember, YN2009 parties are running from April 4-12), events are being added every day and the new, revamped website is coming together. To that end, the new Yuri’s Night Ge
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