**ALL city sponsored viewing locations are completely SOLD OUT**
Please visit the Public Viewing Areas tab for additional options throughout the community.

Check-in for Viewing locations opens at 6:00 a.m. CT on Monday, August 21st. You will need to show any form or identification to check-in to your designated site. Once you check-in you will carry your belongings to your assigned space.

We hope you will do your part to help keep our public park clean. Upon check-in, you will be given a trash bag to keep your area clean throughout the day. There will be many trash receptacles as well as recycling containers for your convenience.

Items that will be available for purchase on-site: food, beverages, eclipse glasses, souvenirs, ice.

Allowed items: coolers, tents, tables, chairs, telescopes, small camping stoves (no large fire pits or open fires on the ground). If you have a question about additional items, just ask.

NOT ALLOWED: generators, open fire on the ground, glass containers, illegal substances, firearms, weapons.

DeBow Park
307 North Drive
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Campsites (fields 1-3) 15” x 20” each (Camping check-in opens at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, August 18th)
Viewing locations (field 4) 15” x 15” each (Viewing check-in opens at 6:00 a.m. CT on Monday, August 21st)
• Each reservation comes with 1 parking pass
• Guests will have access to portable shower and restroom facilities
• 24/7 safety & medical personnel on-site
• Food vendors on site
• Merchandise vendors on site
• Eclipse glasses available for purchase on site
• NASA Subject Matter Expert on-site: Brandon Hargis

Ruff Park
733 North Drive
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Viewing locations – 15” x 15”
• Each reservation comes with 1 parking pass
• Guests will have access to portable restroom facilities
• Safety personnel on-site
• Food & merchandise vendors on site
• Eclipse Glasses available for purchase on site
• NASA Subject Matter Expert on-site: Dante Lauretta

 

Trail of Tears
100 E 9th Street
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

RV parking (Opens Friday, August 18th at 12:00 p.m.)
**Check-in at the Visitors Center located at 1730 E 9th Street, Hopkinsville, KY 42240)
• Each reservation comes with 110v/30 amp hookup
• Access to water
• Access to sanitary dump station at Gary Lane site

Viewing Locations
• 15’ x 15’ designated spaces
• Each reservation comes with 1 parking pass
• Guests will have access to portable restroom facilities
• NASA Subject Matter Experts on-site: Gary Jedlovec, Patrick Gatlin

Tie Breaker Park
9503 Eagle Way
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Viewing locations – First Come, First Served locations on ball fields
• Each reservation comes with 1 parking pass
• Guests will have access to portable restroom facilities
• Safety personnel on-site
• Food & merchandise vendors on site
• Eclipse Glasses available for purchase on site
• NASA Subject Matter Experts on-site: Randy Silver, Patrick Hull

 


Western Kentucky Fairgrounds

2810 Richard Lane
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Viewing Locations- First Come, First Served
• Each reservation comes with 1 parking pass
• Guests will have access to portable restroom facilities
• Safety personnel on-site
• Food & merchandise vendors on site
• Eclipse Glasses available for purchase on site
• Subject Matter Experts on-site: James Hambley, Dennis Stocker