Asheville's Solar Eclipse Festival

  • Pack Square

  • Address: 80 Court Plaza, Asheville, NC 28801
  • Times: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Admission: Free

Asheville Museum of Science (AMOS), Buncombe County Schools, UNC Asheville, Asheville City Schools, Mix 96.5, and The 828 are pleased to announce they will be co-hosting Asheville’s Solar Eclipse Festival on August 21st. From 12pm-3pm the community is invited to join in the festivities at Pack Square Park with music, food, and fun hands-on eclipse related activities led by local organizations. Asheville Solar Eclipse Festival goers will be able to witness this incredible celestial event while cooling off in the Splashville fountain, enjoying great food, listening to fun music, and participating in hands-on activities. Eyewear for safe eclipse viewing will be available and distributed until supplies run out. For those living outside of downtown, Buncombe County Schools will be hosting three satellite viewing locations- Owen High School, North Buncombe High School, and TC Roberson High School. Be sure to visit ashevillescience.org/solar-eclipse for more detail!