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Hello To All of You!

TSP Management and Staff want to welcome and invite all of you to apply to attend TSP 2022!

TSP 2022 is now open to accept your application to attend our Premier Star Party on the Prude Ranch just 20 minutes from McDonald Observatory. Please log into your TSP account. If needed, please update your account or create a new account. You must login to our website to apply to attend. The Online Application is now OPEN!
Good Luck!

We will use this page to make announcements of what we will be offering for your fun and enjoyment during TSP 2022 as we obtain commitments. We will provide updates on guest speakers, activities, and meetings.

As we navigate the Covid-19 landscape moving forward, TSP management will provide updates on what we will implement to have a healthy and safe TSP 2022.

Good luck with your entry to TSP 2022 Random Drawing. We are working diligently to produce the best Texas Star Party possible. Our Phoenix will rise from the Covid-19 ashes and fly into the Cosmos over the West Texas Skies and the fields of the Prude Ranch. A big shout goes out the Bruce Davis and his Prude Ranch Staff for once again providing the venue for TSP 2022. Thank you Bruce!

We will send out an email to all in our database with the information you will need to apply for TSP 2022.  Good Luck to All!

Important Dates to Know!

  • November 24, 2021 to January 5, 2022 – Application Submission
  • January 6 to February 15, 2022 – TSP Random Drawing to Determine who will Attend and obtain their assigned housing  accommodations.
  • February 15 to 20, 2022 – TSP Confirmation  Emails are emailed to those who have sent in Applications.
  • February 20, to April 15, 2022 – Attendees Complete Online Registration and Online Payment of Registration Fee.
    • February 20 to March 31, 2022 Early Registration Fees Apply
    • April 1 to 15, 2022 – Late Registration Fees Rates Apply
    • No Registrations Processed After April 15, 2022 with the exception of those on our waitlist
    • If you are waitlisted and housing becomes available, your TSP Registration Fee will be determined by TSP Housing Staff.

Please bring your own gel sanitizer and Clorox wipes (or equivalent) for your health and safety.

The links below will provide you with the information you are required to know to attend TSP 2022. They are not set up to be portals to the Application Form (Open Now) and/or the Registration Form when it opens on February 20, 2022.


If you do not have a TSP account you can create your login account here.