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Total Solar Eclipse Viewing Party

August 21 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

| $5
drive-in

Simpson County Tourism Commission will sponsor a Total Solar Eclipse Viewing Party on Monday, August 21, 2017 at the Franklin Drive-In. Narration by Tom Mason, telescope operator at Mt. Wilson Observatory in Pasadena, CA. Telescopes will be set up for close-up viewing and cell phone photography.

Gates open at 9:30am.
Partial Eclipse starts at 11:58am; with the total eclipse at 1:26pm.
Totality duration at the Drive-In is 2 minutes and 34 seconds (one of the longest totality times in the area).

Admission is $5 per car load with the option to rent another spot for viewing equipment.

Details

Date:
August 21
Time:
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$5
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/solareclipsefranklinky2017/

Organizer

Simpson County Tourism
Phone:
270-586-3040
Email:
tourism@franklinky.com

Venue

Total Solar Eclipse Viewing Party
6250 Nashville Rd.
Franklin, KY 42134 United States
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Phone:
270-586-3040