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Harvest Moon

On October 1, 2020, there will be a bright Harvest Moon up in the cooling night sky. Who decided that this moon should be named after the harvesting cereal crops? Well, Let’s find out together. Why is it called the Harvest Moon? The Harvest Moon is the very first full moon after the Autumn Equinox Read More…

Corn Moon

On September 2, 2020, a bright full moon called the Corn Moon will be up in the cooling night sky. Surprisingly, this full moon’s yellow glow isn’t why it is called the Corn Moon. Together, let’s investigate why it is called the Corn Moon. Why is it called the Corn Moon? The Corn Moon is Read More…

Buck Moon

On July 5, 2020, there will be a beautiful Buck Moon in the midnight sky; it will be a full moon, too! You might be thinking, “Whoa, what a weird name for a moon, where did the name Buck Moon come from?”. Let’s find out. Why is it called a Buck Moon? The Buck Moon Read More…

Stellar Reviews: January 2020

Wow, it sure is cold outside! We are still in the depths of winter, but we have some bright and warm stellar reviews for our Moonrise Hotel. People have noticed how pet-friendly and people-friendly our hotel is. Not only that, but there were some out of this world reviews for Moonrise Hotel’s Eclipse Restaurant as Read More…