July 20, 2019: Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50th Anniversary Celebration

July 20th Schedule of Events

Space Race 5K | 8:00 AM

Space Racers are encouraged to dress in their best spacesuits – or any other out of this world costume! – for this 5k run/walk which will follow a moderate course that is accessible for runners of all levels. Strollers welcome!
Click HERE to register for the Space Race 5k, orchestrated in partnership with the City of Yorba Linda.

All Day Family Fun | 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the longest-distance phone call in history with the phone that made it happen, on display in the Apollo 11: One Giant Leap for Mankind Special Exhibit -- open all day!


  • Experience state-of-the-art 3D printing demonstrations
  • Gaze up to the heavens in a planetarium
  • Jump into the Airstream Astronaut Quarantine Unit and get your photo with President Nixon
  • Enjoy cutting-edge STEM presentations and interactive opportunities
  • Receive a Stellar Space Face Painting

Sport your favorite space/NASA t-shirt or dress like an astronaut for a chance to win special prizes!

Visit the Nixon Foundation's website to learn more!