Eclipse-themed programs & events
Daily @ Adventure Science Center
The Adventure Science Center's Sudekum Plantarium is showing Eclipse: The Sun Revealed on a daily basis leading up to the Total Solar Eclipse. See the schedule.
Saturdays in 2017 @ Adventure Science Center
The Adventure Science Center is offering special educational activities related to the eclipse on the following Saturdays in 2017:
- Feb. 18
- March 18
- April 22
- May 20
- June 17
- July 22
Activities will include utilizing a solar telescope to view the Sun, demonstrations with the Sun Spotter, using household materials for projection viewing, how to build your own pin hole camera, demonstrations of orbits, eclipse simulation using balls, differences in solar and lunar eclipses, observing and recording sunspots, solar photography, spectroscopy, and much more.
August 19-21, 2017 @ Adventure Science Center
The Adventure Science Center will host the Music City Eclipse Science & Technology Festival featuring three days of fun activities, exhibitors, live science demonstrations, food, music, and more.
August 18-21, 2017 @ Italian Lights Festival
Each year, Nashville brings back the traditions of the old country during Nashville's Italian Lights festival at Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park. Typically, the festival takes places over three days where you may enjoy food, wine, live music, and good wholesome fun in Music City. This year, they extended the fun to include the eclipse. More info.
Monday, August 21, 2017 @ Lane Motor Museum
The Lane Motor Museum will be offering 1/2 priced admission for adults 18+ all day AND the first 150 guests will get a pair of free eclipse glasses that can be used to watch the total solar eclipse. More info.
Monday, August 21, 2017 @ Nashville Paddle Company
View the Total Solar Eclipse from the water with Nashville Paddle Company. Now accepting reservations. More info.
Monday, August 21, 2017 @ First Tennessee Park
The Nashville Sounds, Music City's AAA baseball team, will play against the Iowa Cubs the day of the eclipse. They will be hosting a party for the occasion offering a great spot to see a game and this breathtaking event. More info.
Monday, August 21, 2017 @ Nashville Zoo
The Nashville Zoo at Grassmere is allowing their guests to record the animals' behavior during the solar eclipse. More info.
Visit Adventure Science Center’s website, adventuresci.org, for more info.
Check back for more information about eclipse-themed activities happening throughout Nashville!