Carbondale will go dark, will you be there to see it? On Aug 21, 2017, Carbondale and surrounding areas will witness a Total Solar Eclipse. The local tourism bureaus and SIUC have joined forces to create several spectacular events to host you and your family for this moment of a lifetime. NASA and Chicago’s Adler Planetarium have formally declared their intentions to be in Carbondale, IL. Rooms will sell fast, so start planning today to be where the astronomical action is! Buy tents, rent RV’s, phone a friend, just get to Carbondale and we’ll see you on August 21, 2017. This is one of two times this region will encounter a Total Solar Eclipse.
Totality Start: 1:20:05PM (CDT)
Vendors may contact Carbondale Tourism at 618-529-4451 or email at info@CarbondaleEclipse.com