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August 2017

Alto Vineyards

August 21, 2017

Join us at Southern Illinois' oldest, most award-winning winery, nestled in the hills of the Shawnee National Forest for a unique four-day Solar Celebration. At Alto Vineyards, we are uniquely situated to enjoy a great view of the entire eclipse! Our Solar Celebration is a four-day event leading up to this once-in-a-lifetime experience. We welcome families, friends, couples, and astronomy enthusiasts to come out and listen to some of Southern Illinois' most talented musicians play some good tunes and watch…

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Walker’s Bluff Moonstock

August 21, 2017

Moonstock 2017 – a 4 day Music Festival celebrating the Total Solar Eclipse is taking place at Walker’s Bluff, a picturesque vineyard located in beautiful southern Illinois. On that day, at 1:20 pm, you can experience the light turn to darkness as Ozzy Osbourne kicks off his concert with Bark at the Moon and we have even made, bottled, and labeled two wines just for this special event.

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Giant City Lodge

August 21, 2017

Visit one of Southern Illinois Historical places while enjoying the Total Solar Eclipse. More details coming soon visit www.giantcitylodge.com!

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Bald Knob Cross

August 21, 2017

Bald Knob Cross of Peace Now Offering Tickets for Viewing the August 21 Total Eclipse on Bald Knob Mountain View the total solar eclipse from Bald Knob Cross – the only 360 degree, unobstructed viewing location for this rare event. Alto Pass, Ill. – January 20, 2017 - Bald Knob Cross of Peace announces that tickets are on sale for viewing the total solar eclipse that will take a path through the United States on August 21. The point of greatest…

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Star View Vineyard

August 21, 2017

Join us here at StarView to celebrate the Total Solar EclipseLocated less than 10 miles from NASA's Longest Point of Duration, our beautiful property will be the best place to view the Total Solar Eclipse without an overwhelming amount of people. Enjoy live music by local bands on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. We will be accommodating wine tastings and food orders from our regular menu as usual. Be sure to pick up a special label release wine to remember the…

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Big Muddy Brewing

August 21, 2017

Scientists from Chicago’s Adler Planetarium will be doing a presentation along with telescope viewing at Big Muddy Brewing on Saturday night before the Eclipse. This is an all ages event…Families are welcome.        7-8:30 pm - The Adler staff will give a presentation about the Sun & eclipse. They encourage lots of audience interaction. Presentation + audience Q&A  from 7-8:30 pm. From 8:30-10:00 pm - They will offer telescope viewing of the sky(weather permitting).

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Tanglefoot Ranch

August 21, 2017

Total Solar Eclipse Luncheon – August 21st, 2017 Tanglefoot Ranch's 950 acres is located right in the heart of Southern Illinois, and is in the direct viewing path of the 2017 total solar eclipse. According to NASA predictions, the farm is in a prime location for some of the longest periods of totality! The Ranch is a working farm with cattle, produce, crops, freshwater shrimp, an event center and a peach orchard. We are planning a great event for your…

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Park, Picnic & View the 2017 Eclipse at Brehm Preparatory School

August 21, 2017 @ 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM UTC-6
$40

Visit the beautiful Brehm campus to Park, Picnic and View the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse in a prime location.  Bring your lawn chairs, picnic basket, and blanket to relax and view the Total Solar Eclipse in a serene setting. Located at 950 S. Brehm Lane, Carbondale, IL 62901, Brehm Preparatory School is just two miles east of Southern Illinois University and downtown Carbondale, as well as restaurants, shopping, and much more! Park, Picnic & View Brehm Pass DATE/TIME:   Monday, August 21, 2017, from…

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Solar Eclipse Paddle on the Cache

August 21, 2017 @ 10:30 AM - 3:00 PM UTC-6
$60 – $100

Solar Eclipse Paddle August 21, 2017 The Cache River is in the path of totality for the Great American Eclipse! Observers, there will see (appx.) 2minutes 28s of totality! Come join us for a Cache River Canoe Solar Eclipse Tour like no other! We will set out on the swamp in the early morning- the perfect time to witness dozens of warblers, great blue herons, cormorants, egrets, kingfishers, and eagles. Southern Illinois is at the apex of the viewing area…

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Sones de Mexico Ensemble

August 21, 2017 @ 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM UTC-6
Free

SONES DE MÉXICO ENSEMBLE will webcast reports from a special daytime concert in the path of the solar eclipse live from Carbondale, Illinois on Monday August 21.Reports begin at 11PM CST via their Facebook page and Facebook Live. The first 200 people to arrive at 11am will receive free eclipse viewing glasses. The free concert will take place in Lemus Turley Park, 101 N Glenview in Carbondale, and is hosted by Southern Illinois Culture and Arts in Bilingual Education (SICABE).…

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