Celebrating the Leap – Yuri’s Night at the South Pole

For Yuri’s Night 2010 I had the privilege of celebrating the occasion with my fellow crew members from Amundsen-Scott Research Base located at the South Pole, Antarctica. Five years later, the Yuri’s Night blog is kind enough to allow me a few moments to reflect upon our celebration and why Yuri’s Night continues to be an event worth celebrating. Yuri’s Night comes at a good time in the life of folks at Pole. Summer with all of its hustle and bustle is over and the comforting darkness of winter hasn’t yet arrived. How appropriate, then, to celebrate a leap into the unknown while standing at the cusp of what the winter darkness held for us.

Read More

Yuri’s Night 2015 on 5 Continents

We have lots of exciting news to report about Yuri’s Night 2015. We’re now up past 50 registered events this year and we now have events on 5 different continents. We are only waiting for a person (like you, if you live there) to set up an event in Africa or Antarctica. If you haven’t registered your event yet on the site, do it today – it’s free promotion for you! If you’re interested in exploring Yuri’s Night data in depth, check out our new Data page → There are many exciting events happening around the world this year and one of them might be in a city near you! Here are a few major events to watch in 2015:

Read More

The Yuri’s Night Shop is Open for 2015!

If you’ve been waiting to get a Yuri’s Night T-shirt since April 2014 or want to get a party pack full of stickers and temporary tattoos to help theme your event in 2015 – we have the answer. The Yuri’s Night store has opened today for 2015 and has a variety of Yuri’s Night-themed items that you can purchase. We’ll then ship your items out to you as soon as we can – just make sure you order before April when our stocks will run low and shipping may delay your order past April 12. Check out the store items below to see if there is anything you’d like!   

Read More

Hanging Out With The Future Of Space At SpaceVision

A few weeks ago, hundreds of students came together in Durham, North Carolina to discuss the future of humanity in space at SpaceVision 2015. Yuri's Night was there to dream, explore, and celebrate with these future leaders and advocates for human space exploration.

Read More

Yuri’s Night Supports the Explorers at Virgin Galactic

Yuri's Night supports by the explorers at Virgin Galactic and Scaled Composites. We stand by these companies, their teams, and the loved ones of those lost as we work as a community to Move Forward Together.

Read More

Celebrate World Space Week with Yuri’s Night

Can't wait until April to share space with the world? You don't have to! This week is World Space Week. World Space Week is held every year from 4 to 10 October...

Read More
« Previous PageNext Page »Next Page »« Previous Page