Eclipse Events

Eclipse Events

See below for a list of events being held for the total solar eclipse (by state). To get your event added, please email the details to inbox [at]

Oregon | Idaho | Wyoming | Nebraska | Missouri | Illinois | Kentucky | Tennessee | N Carolina | Georgia | S Carolina

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Oregon Eclipse Events

EventDetailsDate/ Location
Eclipse Festival
An Eclipse gathering festival of culture, art and music hosted by Symbiosis Events.Big Summit Prairie, OR
MitchellMitchell, Oregon have a website for the eclipse but no further details are available at the momentTBC
Mitchell, OR
Oregon SolarFest
A festival hosted on the Jefferson County Fairgrounds with RV/tent camping, food booths, beer and wine gardens, activities for kids, and more. Aug 19-21
Madras, OR
Sublimity Festival GroundsA family friendly camping site with Grand Campfire on 20th. Eclipse viewing event on 21st. Dry tent, dry RV spaces with 30amp. Showers, Toilets, Handwashing stations provided.Sublimity Festival Grounds.
Eola Hills Wine CellarsA festival with RV/Camping, Live Music, Seminars and winemakers dinnerAug 18-21
Eola Hills, Rickreall, OR
Cheadle Park, Party in the PathThe Lebanon Community Foundation is hosting a 3 day camping event culminating with an eclipse watch party. Camping is August 18-20 with motor home, trailer and tent camping availableLebanon, OR
Smith Rock Ranch EclipseA camping festival with food, live music, dog park, activities (petting zoo, hay rides, zoo train, and more!) also hiking at Smith Rocks right across the street.18-22 Aug
Terrebonne, OR
Solar Slam 2017400 Camping spots, food vendors, beer gardens, and live music from local bands in the evening and DJ music during the day. 18-22 Aug
Mt. Vernon, OR

Idaho Eclipse Events

Henrys Fork Music FestA Fundraising music festival that coincides closely with eclipse day. Note: This is not an eclipse viewing event.Aug 18-19
Ashton Rotary, ID
Idaho MoonfestFour days of camping and music in East Idaho. Over 20 rock bands. Enjoy food, hypnotist shows, mechanical bull rides, RV and Tent campsites.Aug 18-21
Idaho Falls, ID

Wyoming Eclipse Events

EventDetailsDate / Location
Eclipse Festival
A festival in Casper, Wyoming for the eclipseAug 18-21 ?
Casper, WY
Grizzly Rock RanchThis is an annual fund raising event that goes by the name of "Rocking the Winds". This year will also serve as an eclipse gatheringAug 18-22
Crowheart, WY
2017 Conventon
Hosted by the Astronomical League, they are holding their annual convention in the days leading up to the eclipse.Aug 18-21
Casper, WY
GlendoGlendo, Wyoming have their own eclipse facebook page which indicates a possible eclipse event or activities.More details to follow...Aug 18-21
Glendo, WY
Boy Scout Eclipse PartyA pre-registration camp of up to 250 participants at Camp New Fork. Breakfast provided, eclipse viewing shades and collectable BSA shoulder patchAug 20-21
Camp New Fork, WY
Energy Capital Eclipse FestivalLocated 90 miles North of the central eclipse line, the festival will experience a 96.7% eclipse. However, they are offering camping/RV plots and shuttle services to the central line.Aug 18-21
Gillette, WY

Nebraska Eclipse Events

EventDetailsDate / Location
TyronTryon, Nebraska, is planning a fun packed event for eclipse viewers including a petting zoo, vendors, live music, wagon rides, ranch tours, and an official viewing site.Aug 19-21
Tryon, NE
StapletonStapleton, Nebraska will beholding a western-style week to celebrate the eclipse with golf, rodeos, and two official viewing sites.Aug 16-21
Stapleton, NE
North PlatteNorth Platte, Nebraska, is calling itself the "base camp" for eclipse viewing in the Nebraska Sandhills and is making plans to bus people to festivals in Stapleton and Tryon.TBC
North Platte, NE
KearneyKearney, Nebraska, is planning events, concerts, speakers, vendors, and games for the days leading up to the eclipse and for the evening after.TBC
Kearney, NE
DannebrogDannebrog, Nebraska, will host a five-day event with vendors, speakers, and performers sharing local histories, arts, crafts, and foods and two official viewing sites. Aug 17-21
Dannebrog, NE
Grand islandGrand Island, Nebraska, is planning to set up a viewing location on the south side of the city, very near the centerline of the eclipse path.TBC
Grand Island, NE
Homestead National MonumentHomestead National Monument, a National Park Service site, will host a public viewing event for the eclipse.Aug 21
Beatrice, NE
BeatriceBeatrice, Nebraska, is planning fun and educational events and will shuttle people to viewing sites at Homestead National Monument and Southeast Community College. Aug 19-21
Beatrice, NE
Pawnee County StarFestPawnee County, Nebraska, will host the Pawnee County StarFest and offer multiple viewing sites near the centerline of the eclipse.TBD
Pawnee City, NE
Eclipse and Artist Open HouseOver a dozen artists, authors, and artisans sharing their work in a 2400 sq. foot indoor artist's studio. Located near the downtown Solfest Arts Festival.Aug 19-21
Hastings, NE

Missouri Eclipse Events

EventDetailsDate / Location
Front Page ScienceFront Page Science are hosting a weekend of workshops and lectures leading up to the eclipse with a free public observing event at Rosecrans Memorial Airport. Aug 19-21
St. Joseph, MO
HerculaneumHerculaneum, Missouri have a webpage for the eclipse. No details of events are specified as yet.TBC
Herculaneum, MO
PerryvillePerryville, Missouri have a webpage for the eclipse. No details of events are specified as yet.TBC
Perryville, MO
SullivanSullivan, Missouri have a webpage for the eclipse. No details of events are specified as yet.TBD
Sullivan, MO
Moonstruck in MarshallAlmost right on the centre line, the city of Marshall, MO, have their own website for the eclipse featuring various local information.Marshall, Saline County, MO
Moonstruck in MarshallEclipse Speaker Series Event. None other than Mr Eclipse himself, Fred Espenak will be talking about the eclipseApril 13, 7pm
Missouri Valley College, Marshall, MO
Visit Washington, MO A 3-day event including Dome Theatre Planetarium, Farmers' Market, Presentations and live musicAug 19-21
Washington. MO (Various locations around the city)
Annual Hermann Wine & Jazz Festival A Jazz Festival, Craft Fair, Beer Garden and Sci-Fi movie marathon will be held in this sweet quint German Town, Hermann is knonn for its wineries, antiques, breweries and museums.Aug 19-21
Hermann, MO

Illinois Eclipse Events

EventDetailsDate / Location
Blue Sky Vinyard FestivalBlue Sky Vineyard in Makanda, Illinois, is planning a festival for the eclipse with camper parking, food and music.TBD
Makanda, IL
Southern Illinois UniversitySIU, in association with Carbondale, Illinois, are hosting a public viewing from their football stadium, eclipse tailgating, presentations, a citizen science area, and telescope viewing. Aug 19-21
Crofton, KY
Morthland CollegeMorthland College is an official ground monitoring station for NASA's HAB launch! Join us for a picnic lunch provided by Green Leaf Cafe, music by local musicians, and a complimentary book and NASA-approved Eclipse Viewing glasses. Spaces are limited!Aug 21 - 12-3PM CDT
210 E Main Street, West Frankfort, IL

Kentucky Eclipse Events

EventDetailDate / Location
Burdoc FarmsBurdoc Farms in Crofton, Kentucky, are hosting an eclipse weekend celebration with a concert, nature trail walks, activities for children, and food trucks.Aug 19-21
Crofton, KY
HopkinsvilleHopkinsville, KY who are crowned the place closest to maximum eclipse will offer certified viewing sites and science seminars, and a movie series and is moving its now rebranded "Summer Salute" festival to coincide with the eclipseAug 18-21
Hopkinsville, KY
"Little Green Men" Days FestivalCommemorating a local encounter with supposed extraterrestrials from August 21, 1955, this annual event features historical talks, entertainment, and exhibitsAug 19-20
Kelly, KY
Christian Way FarmChristian Way Farm in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, is planning an eclipse event for visitors offering camping.Aug 21
Hopkinsville, KY
Dawson Springs SkyCamping site offering 2 minutes and 40 seconds of totality.Aug 21
Orchard Dale historical farm, Dawson Springs, KY
Nortonville BallparkTwo days of fun & festivities to celebrate the eclipse. There will be live music, food, & other exciting activities starting on Sunday (August 20) and continuing until the eclipse itself on Monday at around 1:25PM (Central Time). Aug 20-21
Nortonville, KY

Tennessee Eclipse Events

EventDetailsDate / Location
Adventure Science CentreThe Adventure Science Centre in Nashhville, Tennessee is planning a public event. In the months leading up to the eclipse They will include hands-on demonstrations and a planetarium show.August 2017
Nashville, TN
Gallatin TN Eclipse EncounterA public event at Triple Creek Park includes music for all ages, exceptional food, eclectic programs, a children’s play areaAug 21, 9am-3pm
Triple Creek Park, TN
Tennessee State ParksTennessee state parks are holding many events for the eclipse (See website for more details and an events list)Aug 18-21
Various Locations in TN
2017 Ground Zero Total Solar Eclipse Viewing EventRental for camping and/or RV parking and/or viewing, primitive campsites in a clear farm land environment with great sky viewing. Porta potties. Food trucks, Souvenirs, Snacks. Portable water.Aug 18, 2017, 1:00 PM –
Mon, Aug 21, 2017, 6:00 PM
White House, TN
Howl at the Moon Music FestivalA 3-day music festival, indie artist salute and countdown to the Great American Solar Eclipse! Original music performances will be broadcast globally throughout the weekend, just 10 minutes from downtown Nashville. 40 artists will perform throughout the weekend with food, drink, camping in a natural outdoor, rain or shine, Woodstock type, three-day, once in a lifetime eventAug 18-21
Nashville, TN

North Carolina Eclipse Events

EventDetailsDate / Location
Andrews Brewing CompanyAndrews Brewing Company has a Facebook event page for the eclipse. No information as been provided about any events as yet.Aug 21
Andrews, NC
The Mountain Valley CentreThe Mountain Valley Center in Otto, North Carolina are holding workshops and events leading up to the eclipse including a special gathering at their "labyrinth park."Aug 21
Otto, NC
Total BlackoutThe Scaly Mountain Outdoor Centre are holding live music of Group Therapy from 10:00am-12:00PM and Bushfire Stankgrass from 1:00-4:00PM. Bring your own blanket and beer!Aug 21 9AM - 4PM
Scaly Mountain, NC

Georgia Eclipse Events

EventDetailsDate/ Location
Tallulah Gorge Eclipse FestivalAn eclipse festival at Tallulah Gorge State Park featuring viewing instruments, live music, crafts, and activitiesAug 21 - Tallulah Gorge State Park 1pm-3pm
Andy's Trout Farm Eclipse Family Friendly FunTrout fishing, Gem Mining, Eclipse activity area for kids.Aug 19-21, Dillard, GA
Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School Eclipse Viewing PartyEclipse viewing party featuring music, food, and screens with the live NASA feed.Aug 21, 12noon - 4:30pm

South Carolina Eclipse Events

EventDetailsDate / Location
Eclipse Fest 2017Chattooga Belle Farm in Long Creek, South Carolina, will host 'Eclipse Fest 2017'. The event will include music, food, beer and wine, camping, astronomy talks, arts and crafts, distillery tours, and more.Aug 21
Long Creek, SC
American Atheists ConventionAmerican Atheists are holding its annual convention to coincide with the eclipse including an eclipse watch party to celebrate the event.Aug 19-21
North Charleston, SC
A Minute of Midnight3-hour observance by Community Rural Arts Work League of Bamberg County (CRAWL) partnered with Denmark Technical College. hosting several preliminary talks and events during the 4 weeks prior to the Total Solar Eclipse.Aug 21
1:00 pm-4:00 pm
Denmark, SC

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