Conjunction of Venus and Jupiter

It doesn’t get much closer than this! The two brightest planets, Venus and Jupiter, will appear to have an ultra-close encounter in the evening sky, coming within 0.06 degrees of one another. This amazing event will occur just after sunset in the western sky.

Source: http://www.telescopes.com/blogs/helpful-information/46104069-the-best-celestial-events-of-2016