Location: Hot Springs National Park
Event Date: Monday, April 8, 2024
NOTE: Most hotels have a minimum length of stay of 3 to 5 nights leading up to and after the eclipse. It is recommended that you call your hotel to make your reservation. If you are using a reservation website, and the property appears to be sold out, it is recommended to follow up with a call to confirm that status. Most likely rooms are still available.
Hot Springs will be one of the most ideal places in the world to see the eclipse! Choose from numerous hotels and rentals and plan your getaway at the perfect time to see totality happen.
Hot Springs is adding a FREE public concert by blues artist Nikki Hill with opening act Gravel Yard Blues Band and presentations from NASA to kick off the weekend leading up to the phenomenon!
Nikki Hill is sweet seduction, sweeter threat, and smoldering energy. Overlapping soulful, sensual and bold vocal tones with powerful chrome-plated riffs and swagger, her voice finds a home in it – a soul singing, bar rocking, roots revivalist, that writes with frank self-reflection at a dancing tempo.
For updates, visit hotsprings.org/events/bridge-st-live-eclipse-edition/.
Join us during this powerful time as we harness the energy of the solar eclipse to set new intentions and manifest our goals. The darkness of the eclipse encourages us to look inward to gain clarity and acknowledge areas that may need transformation. The healing frequencies of gongs, crystal, singing bowls, chimes, and other instruments will wash over you for the special event.
Limited to 30 participants. For more information, visit theyogaplacehs.com.
Combining the cosmic wonder of the 2024 Total Solar Eclipse and the 20th Annual VALLEY OF THE VAPORS INDEPENDENT MUSIC FESTIVAL, Atlas Obscura's Ecliptic Festival is located at Cedar Glades Park, just three miles from downtown Hot Springs. ECLIPTIC will offer the best opportunity to view the 2024 Total Solar Eclipse in a natural setting. ECLIPTIC guests will be announced in phases throughout 2023! ECLIPTIC will feature art installations, speakers, deejays, films, camping, vendors, and more! Of course, it’s also the 20th anniversary of the Valley of the Vapors Independent Music Festival - so you’re guaranteed an exciting variety of noteworthy international bands and artists!
Mid-America Science Museum will be hosting a weekend of fun on April 5 - 8, 2024 for the eclipse! Check out midamericamuseum.org to stay up-to-date on upcoming information.
*This will be a separate ticketed event that membership will not cover.
The theme of the Flute Ensemble's spring concert will coincide with the Total Solar Eclipse. The concert will be at Westminster Presbyterian Church on Saturday afternoon, April 6th at 3 p.m. We're all set to play lots of fun music in anticipation of the amazing eclipse coming our way on April 8th.
For more informaiton and updates, visit hotspringsflutes.com.
Get ready for a stellar lineup featuring a mix of country-folk, bluegrass, and blues that'll have you dancing under the bright festival skies! 3 days of music, art, camping, nature, and fun!
For more information and updates, visit millcreekmusicfarm.com.
On April 6 & 7, there will be a wide variety of vendors to shop, food trucks, beer garden, live music, games, and lots of fun during this exciting weekend leading up to the total solar eclipse on April 8th! Coming to our Eclipse Watch Party on Monday? Your admission ticket for Monday, April 8th gets you in for the market too! Just show your online ticket at the gate each day.
For more information and updates, visit fancyschmancyvb.com.
Please join us at Garvan Woodland Gardens for a once-in-a-lifetime event. The Gardens will have early entry beginning at 9am and gates will close at noon for the day while the Gardens will remain open to guests until 5pm. Tickets are $75 for adults (early bird pricing) and $50 for children 12 and under. Tickets are very limited an expected to sell out quickly. All tickets must be purchased in advance and are non-refundable. While offering a safe, beautiful place to view the eclipse, the Gardens will also offer food trucks, various children's activity booths, and live music and entertainment for the day. Every ticket also includes a swag bag with logo merchandise and treats. We are thrilled to experience this remarkable event with everyone!
For more information and updates, visit garvangardens.org.
The Garland County Library is going to be an official viewing site for the 2024 Eclipse. Don't miss it!
For updates, visit gclibrary.com.
Experience a once in a lifetime special event in Oaklawn's famous infield on April 8, 2024!
Family • Fun • Affordable!
Enjoy live music, headliner entertainment, concessions, souvenirs, free swag, and attractions for the kids. It's a family-friendly event you won't want to miss!
$20 entry and free for kids 12 and under.
For the entire schedule and updates, visit oaklawn.com/eclipse-event/.
Stay at The Waters Hotel for the 2024 Total Solar Eclipse! We are offering a weekend full of events for our guests and the public including:
Tickets for each event may be purchased separately, or as part of our "Blacked Out" package which includes tickets to every event along with your stay. For more information and tickets, click here.
"Catch the Eclipse" at Majestic Park! The park opens at 9 a.m. with bounce houses, vendors, games, and concessions. $25 per person and eclipse glasses will be included.
For updates and to register, visit majesticpark.org.
Inviting all Elks, family, friends, and guests to join us. Open to the public and family friendly! The party will take place in the Lodge parking lot for optimum Solar Eclipse viewing. Live music, dancing, food, and cash bar. Protective eyewear will be available.
For updates, visit facebook.com/.
A music festival at Ron Coleman Mining to celebrate the 2024 solar eclipse. We'll have camping, live music, vendors, digging, and more.
$300 for the weekend which includes camping, festival entry, and digging at the mines. $150 for the weekend which includes festival entry and digging at the mines. $50 per day which includes festival entry.
For updates, visit roncolemanmining.com/2024solareclipse.
Embark on an unforgettable journey at our enchanting family lavender farm, where four delightful days and nights await you. Nestled amid the picturesque landscapes of Glenwood, AR, and the vibrant allure of Hot Springs, AR, our haven promises a plethora of engaging activities and exciting events. The highlight of this extraordinary experience? The main event - the 2024 Total Solar Eclipse, casting four minutes of mesmerizing total darkness within the path of totality. Indulge in the festival-like ambiance of our expansive 30-acre farm, boasting over 100 campsites.
For updates, visit eclipse.lakebanoe.com.
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City of Hot Springs Eclipse Preparedness Tips
You may use this document as a guide for things to consider as we approach the week of the Great American Eclipse 2024.