In honor of the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, the first manned mission to the surface of the Moon, the William M Thomas Planetarium will present the next step in our human explorations outward with "Destination Mars: The New Frontier" on Wednesday, October 16, from 7:30 to 8:30 PM. This is a new show! Doors will open 30 minutes before the show starts for seating and will be closed during the one-hour program with no late admittance. Tickets will be available for $8/adults and $6/seniors and children 5-12 years old from the Bakersfield College Ticket Office or online only (tickets will NOT be sold at the door). Presentation begins with a tour of the night sky followed by "Destination Mars". See the Planetarium's website for a map to the planetarium and details about this show and upcoming shows.