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July 13 - 14, 2024
Kennedy Space Center, Florida

TBA -

Charles Walker

(STS-41D, STS-51D, STS-61B)


Astronaut Encounter
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex


July 13 - 14, 2024
Kennedy Space Center, Florida

9:15am -

Anna Fisher

(STS-51A)


Fly With An Astronaut
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex


July 13, 2024
Houston, Texas

8:30am -

Rex Walheim

(STS-110, STS-122, STS-135)


Breakfast with an Astronaut
The Food Lab, Space Center Houston


July 13, 2024
Houston, Texas

11:30am -

Rex Walheim

(STS-110, STS-122, STS-135)

1:20pm -

Rex Walheim

(STS-110, STS-122, STS-135)


Astronaut Mission Memories
Space Center Theater, Space Center Houston


July 13, 2024
Katy, Texas

12:30pm -

Michael Foreman

(STS-123, STS-129)



July 15 - 17, 2024
Kennedy Space Center, Florida

TBA -

Kenneth Cameron

(STS-37, STS-56, STS-74)


Astronaut Encounter
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex


July 15, 2024
Washington, DC

8:15am -

Michael Massimino

(STS-109, STS-125)


IIA International Conference: Opening keynote
Walter E. Washington Convention Center


July 16, 2024
Washington, DC

6:00pm -

Charles Bolden

(STS-61C, STS-31, STS-45, STS-60)


Fireside Chat
Shinola Logan Circle Store


July 17 - 21, 2024
Hutchinson, Kansas

TBA -

John Herrington

(STS-113)



July 18 - 23, 2024
Kennedy Space Center, Florida

TBA -

Marcos Pontes

(Soyuz TMA-8)


Astronaut Encounter
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex


July 18, 2024
Huntsville, Alabama

12:00pm -

Michael Foreman

(STS-123, STS-129)


Meet & greet, photo and autograph opportunity
Main Atrium, U.S. Space & Rocket Center


July 18, 2024
Indianapolis, Indiana

2:45pm -

Kevin Chilton

(STS-49, STS-59, STS-76)



July 19 - 20, 2024
Houston, Texas

8:30am -

Mark Polansky

(STS-98, STS-116, STS-127)


Breakfast with an Astronaut
The Food Lab, Space Center Houston


July 19 - 20, 2024
Houston, Texas

11:30am -

Mark Polansky

(STS-98, STS-116, STS-127)

1:20pm -

Mark Polansky

(STS-98, STS-116, STS-127)


Astronaut Mission Memories
Space Center Theater, Space Center Houston


July 20, 2024
Huntsville, Alabama

1:00pm -

Jan Davis

(STS-47, STS-60, STS-85)


Book signing: "Air Born"
Harrison Brothers Hardware


July 20, 2024
San Diego, California

TBA -

Buzz Aldrin

(Gemini 12, Apollo 11)


Charles Duke

(Apollo 16)


Gerald Griffin

(Flight Director)


Gala: "Fly Me to the Moon: Honoring Apollo 11"
San Diego Air and Space Museum


July 20, 2024
Wapakoneta, Ohio

8:30am -

Carl Walz

(STS-51, STS-65, STS-79, STS-108, ISS-4)



July 20, 2024
Wapakoneta, Ohio

11:00am -

Carl Walz

(STS-51, STS-65, STS-79, STS-108, ISS-4)


Summer Moon Festival meet & greet
STEM Center, Armstrong Air and Space Museum


July 20, 2024
Wapakoneta, Ohio

2:00pm -

Carl Walz

(STS-51, STS-65, STS-79, STS-108, ISS-4)


Summer Moon Festival meet & greet
Gazebo, Heritage Park


July 20, 2024
Wapakoneta, Ohio

6:00pm -

Carl Walz

(STS-51, STS-65, STS-79, STS-108, ISS-4)


Apollo 11 55th anniversary mix and mingle
Armstrong Air and Space Museum


July 20, 2024
Dallas, Texas

2:15pm -

Gregory H. Johnson

(STS-123, STS-134)

3:15pm -

Gregory H. Johnson

(STS-123, STS-134)



July 22, 2024
Newport Beach, California

5:30pm -

Jasmin Moghbeli

(SpaceX Crew-7, ISS 69/70)


Iranian American Women Foundation presentation
Renaissance Newport Beach Hotel


July 23, 2024
Houston, Texas

11:00am -

Randy Bresnik

(STS-129, Soyuz MS-05, ISS 52/53)



July 23, 2024
Washington, DC

4:00pm -

Jose Hernandez

(STS-128)



July 23, 2024
Oshkosh, Wisconsin

9:00am -

John Grunsfeld

(STS-67, STS-81, STS-103, STS-109, STS-125)


EAA AirVenture: "Experience Servicing the Hubble Space Telescope" (for youths)
EAA AeroEducate Forum Tent, Wittman Regional Airport


July 24 - 27, 2024
Kennedy Space Center, Florida

TBA -

Roger Crouch

(STS-83, STS-94)


Astronaut Encounter
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex


July 25, 2024
Huntsville, Alabama

12:00pm -

Lawrence DeLucas

(STS-50)


Meet & greet, photo and autograph opportunity
Main Atrium, U.S. Space & Rocket Center


July 25, 2024
San Diego, California

10:15am -

Stanley Love

(STS-122)



July 25, 2024
San Diego, California

4:00pm -

Cady Coleman

(STS-73, STS-93, Soyuz TMA-20, ISS 26/27)


Timothy Kopra

(STS-127, ISS 19/20, Soyuz TMA-19M, ISS 46/47)


San Diego Comic Con: "The Marriage of Space and Art"
Room 28DE, San Diego Convention Center


July 26 - 27, 2024
Raleigh, North Carolina

TBA -

William Shatner

(Blue Origin NS-18)


GalaxyCon Raleigh
Raleigh Convention Center


July 26 - 27, 2024
Houston, Texas

8:30am -

Rick Hieb

(STS-39, STS-49, STS-65)


Breakfast with an Astronaut
The Food Lab, Space Center Houston


July 26 - 27, 2024
Houston, Texas

11:30am -

Rick Hieb

(STS-39, STS-49, STS-65)

1:20pm -

Rick Hieb

(STS-39, STS-49, STS-65)


Astronaut Mission Memories
Space Center Theater, Space Center Houston


July 26, 2024
San Diego, California

12:00pm -

Cady Coleman

(STS-73, STS-93, Soyuz TMA-20, ISS 26/27)


Timothy Kopra

(STS-127, ISS 19/20, Soyuz TMA-19M, ISS 46/47)


San Diego Comic Con: "So, You Wanna Be an Astronaut?"
Room 28DE, San Diego Convention Center


July 26, 2024
Palmer, Alaska

10:40am -

Katya Echazarreta

(Blue Origin NS-21)

12:30pm -

Katya Echazarreta

(Blue Origin NS-21)



July 27, 2024
Wasilla, Alaska

5:20pm -

Katya Echazarreta

(Blue Origin NS-21)



July 27, 2024
Chantilly, Virginia

6:30pm -

Guion "Guy" Bluford

(STS-8, STS-61A, STS-39, STS-53)


Charles Bolden

(STS-61C, STS-31, STS-45, STS-60)


Yvonne Cagle

(NASA astronaut)


Alvin Drew

(STS-118, STS-133)


Edward Dwight

(Blue Origin NS-25)


Victor Glover

(SpaceX Crew-1, ISS 64/65, Artemis II)


Bernard Harris

(STS-55, STS-63)


Leland Melvin

(STS-122, STS-129)


Shades of Blue 2024 Astronaut Reunion
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center


July 28 - 31, 2024
Kennedy Space Center, Florida

TBA -

Kathryn Thornton

(STS-33, STS-49, STS-61, STS-73)


Astronaut Encounter
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex


July 30, 2024
Grand Forks, North Dakota

10:00am -

James Buchli

(STS-51C, STS-61A, STS-29, STS-48)



July 30, 2024
Joburg, South Africa

6:00pm -

Sian Proctor

(Inspiration4)


Living Maths Space Tour
Sanlam Auditorium, University of Pretoria


July 31, 2024
Boston, Massachusetts

3:05pm -

Tim Kopra

(STS-127, ISS 19/20, Soyuz TMA-19M, ISS 46/47)


Rick Mastracchio

(STS-106, STS-118, STS-131, Soyuz TMA-11M, ISS 38/39)



July 31, 2024
Joburg, South Africa

6:00pm -

Sian Proctor

(Inspiration4)


Living Maths Space Tour
Dainfern College


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