Planetarium & Laser Shows

The Challenger Learning Center is proud to offer full-dome Planetarium Shows and the only LASER Experience in Northwest Indiana!

We offer several ways for you to enjoy our exciting and educational dome shows as well as dazzling LASER shows. Book a show for your group as a single event or with a hands-on activity in our Science Lab! Planetarium shows are also available to add on to your booked mission for an additional fee.


Group outings • Corporate events • Field trips

Call (219) 989-3250 Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.  or email for more information.

Available Planetarium Shows


ElectroPop (42 minutes) –  Fun, pop selections that will make you want to get up and dance! Lady Gaga, Pharrell, Lorde, Daft Punk, Group Love and more!

Fright Light (49 minutes) – Spooky musical selections include songs from artists Michael Jackson, Weird Al Yankovic, Oingo Boingo, Alice Cooper and more.

Hypnotica (50 minutes) – Trance-inducing songs from The Crystal Method, Fat Boy Slim, The Chemical Brothers, Bjork and more.

iPop (41 minutes) – Fun for the kids with artists like Justin Bieber, Big Time Rush, Black Eyed Peas and Katy Perry.

Laser Beatles (35 minutes) – Magical Mystery Tour, Hard Days Night, Yesterday and Revolution are just a few of this wonderful Beatles medley.

Laser Country (40 minutes) – Greats from artists such as Garth Brooks, Rascal Flatts, Johnny Cash, George Straight and the Zac Brown Band.

Laser Holidays (39 minutes) – All your favorites to celebrate the holiday season.

Laser Magic (44 minutes) – Eclectic mix of songs from artists like Yanni, Elton John, Will Smith, Third Eye Blind and Chumbawumba.

LaserMania (42 minutes) – Fun mix of songs like Men in Black, Under the Milky Way, Mortal Kombat Theme, Time Warp and All the Small Things.

Laser Metallica (52 minutes) – Get your metal on with classics like Fuel, One, Master of Puppets, Enter Sandman and more.

Laseropolis (47 minutes) – Songs from artists like Alanis Morrisette, Future Sounds of London, Oasis, REM and Creed.

Laser Pop (30 minutes) – Selections include Get This Party Started, I’m a Believer, Digital Get Down and Kryptonite.

Laseretro (49 minutes) – Go back to the rockin’ 80’s with songs like Blue Monday, Lunatic Fringe, Just Like Heaven and Relax. (Parachute pants not required.)

Laser Spirit (42 minutes) – Proud to be an American? This show’s for you! Selections include songs from John Williams, Madonna, the Beatles and more.

Laser U2 (50 minutes) – All the best in this mix with classics like Beautiful Day, With or Without You, Pride, and Desire.

Laser Vinyl (42 minutes) – Classic rock selections include Back In Black, Bohemian Rhapsody, Carry On My Wayward Son and more.

Laser X (46 minutes) – Alternative selections from artists such as Rage Against the Machine, Garbage, Alice in Chains, Gravity Kills and the Chemical Brothers.

Laser Zeppelin (52 minutes) – Favorites such as Kashmir, Stairway to Heaven, Song Remains the Same and Whole Lotta Love.

Pink Floyd: Dark Side of the Moon (44 minutes)

Pink Floyd: The Wall (46 minutes)