Registration Sept 14-17 2023

The registration fee covers:

Thursday thru Sunday morning - $60.00

The registration fee covers the entire duration of the star party from Thursday through Sunday at noon.

If you prefer to send in your registration fee by mail you can send it to the address at the bottom of the page. Please include your name and e-mail address.

Pre-registration is required by September 8th. On site exceptions will be considered on a case-by-case basis during the event.

Trailers are allowed on the observing field (see the "Observing Field" page for details). If you are planning on camping in your trailer, it is highly suggested that you make a reservation at the park's campground area and do it well in advance as the spots do fill up since they are available to us and the public.

Camping Rates:

The rates below are for people choosing to camp at the campground. The ECSP registration cost covers your camping cost if you camp on the observing field in a tent.

Reservations and fees for camping at Chippokes State Park can be made here

Electronic Payments Accepted


🔭 ECSP 2023 Registration 🔭

Click the button below to be taken to our registration form for ECSP 2023.

Once there fill out the form and click submit. Afterwards, a link to pay will be shown. You may then pay with your PayPal account or with a debit or credit card

Please keep track of how much your total cost is on the Google form so you can enter it on the PayPal website when you are prompted.

This event will proceed rain or shine and as such there will be no refunds. Thank you for registering.

We're looking forward to seeing you at the restart of the East Coast Star Party.

Need help?

Snail Mail (USPS)

Please make your check payable to Back Bay Amateur Astronomers or BBAA

Mail to the address below

BBAA, PO Box 9877

Virginia Beach, VA 23450-9877