Accommodations Available In Christian County

Casey Jones Distillery
2815 Witty Lane
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Contact: Peg Hays

We want you to have a great time, to keep your joy & sense of humor in all situations and be tolerant, helpful, have the experience of a lifetime and make great new friends. Casey Jones Distillery will try to have “stuff” available, but keep in mind we’ve never been to an eclipse either, much less had the biggest one in American history on our property.

On property, adjacent to Casey Jones Distillery. Rural location 2 Miles from Hopkinsville city limits. Off KY 91 west of Hopkinsville. Within viewing of eclipse center line of totality and approximately 2 miles from points of longest duration and greatest eclipse.

RV & Camp Sites, Eclipse Day Viewing, Balloon Tether Ticketing

  • 20’ x 30’ – $105 Aug. 18, Aug.19 & Aug. 20, 2017. (Additional nights Aug. 16, 17, 21, 22 $35 per night. Space use: Tent & Vehicle (No RV’s).
  • 20’ x 45’ – $225 Aug. 18, Aug.19 & Aug. 20, 2017. (Additional nights Aug. 16, 17, 21, 22 $75 per night. Space use: RV, Vehicle(s), Tents.
  • Day of Eclipse – space rental $20.00
  • Balloon Tether Ride – Saturday August. 19 starting at 6pm – $25.00
  • EventBrite Web for Camping Reservations:

Christian Way Farm & Mini Golf
19590 Linville Road
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Contact: Janie or Milton Corley

Make plans to join us for a weekend of family fun at the farm.  Tent camping, RV parking and viewing areas will be available and will include access to restrooms, on-site parking and food vendors. Guests will also have access to Farm-themed 18 holes of mini golf! Feed farm animals, enjoy the farm antiques, farm playground, picnic area and gift shop!
Minimum Night Stay: 3 nights

Naimoli Estate
6000 Harmony Grove Road
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Contact: Wendy Naimoli

Nestled in the Kentucky countryside, Naimoli Estate is an elegant and welcoming new choice for unforgettable wedding ceremonies and receptions, rehearsal dinners, private parties, company meetings, family meetings and more. The estate sits on over 100 acres of beautiful and tranquil Kentucky countryside. The rugged and beautiful land lends itself to many outdoor activities, such as hiking and fishing. Children will love meeting our farm animals, and people of all ages can relax on the spacious grounds while enjoying some live music.

MB Roland Distillery
137 Barkers Mill Road
Pembroke, KY

Camper/RV site: 40 ft x 25 ft– $600
Tent site: 30 ft x 20 ft – $400

These Sat & Sun night combos include all of the following:

2 tickets to Saturday night Kentucky Bourbon Mashoree VIP Dinner ($100 value) (21 & up)
An MB Roland Merchandise Package ($75 value)
2 sets of Eclipse Viewing Glasses
Live music provided Friday, Saturday & Monday
Access to on-site craft cocktail & bourbon bar (beer & wine available)
Access to on-site food trucks
Access to Kentucky Bourbon Mashoree tasting event (Fri & Sat)
Overnight Sheriff’s Deputy
On-site portable toilets
1 mile from nearby shower facility at Pilot Station
Located 5 miles from nearest dump station
1 mile off I-24, just a 45 minute drive from downtown Nashville
10 miles from nearby Hopkinsville Eclipse events
45 minutes from LBL National Recreational Area
*Note: No electrical/water hookups available, please contact us about the usage of generators.

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Jessica Dunn
Golden Pond, KY 42211

Six cabins available for rent during eclipse weekend.

Four cabins can accommodate four (4) guests. They include one double bed and one bunk bed.  Check in 8/19 & Check out 8/23. Rental price $1,000.

Two cabins can accommodate eight (8) guests. These two cabins have one double bed and three bunk beds. The one-room buildings have beds, ceiling fans, tables and chairs.  Electric outlets, a large porch, picnic tables and fire rings.  you also have access to a shower house.
One cabin has check-in availability on 8/20, check-out 8/23, the other is available from 8/19-8/23.  Rental price is $1,500

Sandra McLaughlin
7650 Butler Road,
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Contact: 270-484-0333

This tranquil oasis offers a pond with boat access, fishing, darts, horseshoes, a game room and a beautiful view of the Solar Eclipse only 2 miles from the center line path of totality.  Guests can tent camp, RV park or reserve a viewing location. There are on-site restroom & shower facilities, and parking.
Minimum Night Stay: 2 nights

14405 Princeton Road
Cerulean, KY 42215

Contact: Harold Riley

Join us August 19-21st for Solquest2017 at THE prime viewing spot for the solar eclipse. Food, vendor booths, live music, 5k run and guest speakers will be there.  Elevated viewing areas just 2 miles due North from the point of greatest eclipse. FREE Campsites! 25×30 primitive campsites available, portable shower and restroom facilities, water available. Visit for more information.

Copper Canyon Ranch
14750 Ovil Road
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
You might recognize Copper Canyon ranch as the backdrop from a Western, or perhaps a Florida Georgia Line music video. This unique event space is used for everything from a Filming Location, Photo Backdrops,Western Style Weddings, Field Trips, Company Picnics, Reunions, Church and Group Organizations and more. Can you think of a better way to witness this incredible astronomical event, than with a western reenactment? Call today to book your campsite or viewing area!

Kelly Litte Greem Men Days Festival – Kelley Station Park
7490 Old Madisonville Road
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
Contact: Joann Smithey

The Kelly Community will offer limited primitive campsites and RV parking. The campsite location is at the Kelley Station Park which is home to the annual Kelly Little Green Men Days festival. You will not only enjoy a campsite in a prime viewing location (approximately 2 min. 37 sec. of total obscurity) but you can enjoy a fun festival in the bargain. The festival which runs from August 18-21 will offer loads of entertainment, food for purchase and vendor booths of assorted variety.

Water available at the park from a centralized faucet. We recommend bringing containers to fill for your campsite use. These primitive camp spots have no electricity or human waste dump sights. Portable toilets will be set up for camper’s convenience and the park has security lighting. Camping stoves and grills are welcome, but we cannot allow individual campfires or bonfires.  You will not be permitted to dispose of hot charcoal on the premises. Food will be available for purchase at the festival grounds from several food vendors.  The individual food vendors will have varying serving hours.

There is room for one vehicle per campsite. One free parking pass for the weekend is included in the campsite pricing.  Additional vehicles must be parked in parking area and a weekend parking pass must be purchased at check-in. Camping reservation require a 3 night minimum.  Paid in full in advance.   Tent sites are $45.00 for the weekend. RV sites are $70.00 for the weekend. Approximately 30 sites available.

Campsite rental form:

Kelly Little Green Men festival page:


Rebecca Utley
9860 Cerulean Sinking Fork Road
Cerulean, KY 42215

Contact: Rebecca Utley

If you are looking for a location right on the line of eclipse, look no further.  This location will provide the perfect spot to camp, park your RV or view the eclipse.  There are on-site restroom facilities and parking. Contact Rebecca for more information.
Minimum Night Stay: 2 nights

Andrea Reynolds & Ty Wadlington
242 Washington Ave.
Cerulean, KY 42215

Contact: Andrea Reynolds

This location is directly under the path of totality.  Offering Camping, RV parking or viewing locations, this spot will provide a wonderful view for the 2017 Solar Eclipse.  Enjoy our fabulous Beer Garden!  On-site restroom facilities as well as water & electric hook-ups.  parking and food will be available on-site as well.  To reserve your space, contact Andrea Reynolds today!

Private Residence for Rent during Eclipse

3 bedroom, 2 full bathroom home for rent in Hopkinsville.  Large treeless back yard for viewing.  Home is minutes away from most any activity, restaurant or store.  3 night minimum stay.  Please e-mail  or call or text 270-889-7832 for more information or reservations.

Jimmy Garrett
530 Old Major Lane
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Contact: Jimmy Garrett

Less than 1/2 mile from grocery store, shopping center & gas station, this location will provide you with an excellent place to camp or park your RV during Eclipse weekend. Restroom access and on-site parking available.

Minimum Night Stay: 1 night
Jackie Kelley
4866 Orten Drive
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Contact: Jackie Kelley

3-Bedroom home rental on 1.8 acres of land. Perfect spot to view the eclipse, contact today!
Minimum Night Stay: 2 nights

All Nations House Of Prayer
313 Edwards Mill Road
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Contact All Nations House of Prayer TODAY to reserve your spot on their beautiful grounds to witness the 2017 Solar Eclipse. Guests will have access to outside restroom facilities, on-site parking and food on-site.
Viewing locations are $30 a night for 12′ x 12′ and visitors will receive 1 parking pass with each viewing location. Check-in opens August 18, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. CT. Upon check-in, guests can set up chairs, blankets, telescopes and any other items they would like to use to view the Eclipse. This viewing area will be equipped portable restroom facilities as well as on-site food. If reserving multiple viewing locations, they will be assigned together. There will be $20 per person for viewing location on the day of the Eclipse is not staying overnight.

GRID: 36 51’11.86 N 87 25’08.11 W, Elev: 556 feet and Eye Alt 3637 Ft.

You can call 254-368-9416, 270-348-2708 or 270-885-4940. You can also reserve by secure web address on( Go to Online Giving, Click Make a Donation. Once on the secure page, there will be an option to write a note: keyword; ECLIPSE 2017.

Gospel Sounds & More Bookstore
Karen Eley
1818 Walnut Street
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

This location is conveniently situated between downtown Hopkinsville and Fort Campbell Blvd. allowing you to access all areas of the community seamlessly.  1 bedroom loft with sofa sleeper and full bedroom. Large parking lot can also accommodate RV parking requests.

Minimum night stay: 2

Curtis Lane
13845 Consolation Loop
Crofton, KY 42217

This location is approximately 4 miles East of the Point of Greatest Eclipse, Orchardale Farm.  Located directly between Historic downtown and Dawson Springs, KY, and only 3 miles south of Pennyrile Forest State Park. 20 x 20 areas available for camping, viewing or RV parking.  On-site parking and restroom facilities.

Minimum Night Stay: 3 nights

Luke M. Hoover
615 Old Butler Rd.
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

This farmland is a prime location to view the Solar Eclipse with a completely unobstructed view. You have the option to park your RV with water & electric hookups or stay in the 3-bedroom main house.
Pioneers, INC.
904A N. Main Street
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
Contact: Bernard Standard

This location will offer a prime viewing spot for visitors on Monday, August 21, 2017.  Contact today for more info.

Emmanuel Seventh Day Adventist Church
3195 Princeton Road
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
Contact: Mattie Williams

This location will offer primitive camping, RV parking and viewing locations for Friday-Monday.  Portable restroom facilities, as well as indoor restroom facilities.  On-site parking available.

Tiffany Eller
810 Feather Drive
Hopkinsville, Ky 42240

Private Residence for Rent during Eclipse

3 bedroom, 2 full bathroom home for rent in Hopkinsville.  Large treeless side & back yard for viewing.  Home is minutes away from most any activity, restaurant or store.  3 night minimum stay. $400 deposit by July 1, 2017. $100 of that will be refunded if nothing is damaged and is clean when you leave. $400 per night. Please email or call/text 270-839-8552 for more information or to make reservations.

Cheryl Oates
2406 Florence Street
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

We are offering tent campsites as well as RV parking spaces. RV’s must be self contained, NO water/electric/sewer hookups, however water is available on site to fill up once you arrive. There is room for 1 additional vehicle parking at RV sites. Toilet facilities and daily trash pickup will be provided. Convenient to gas station, other entertainment offered in area and Wal-Mart stores.

**More details are available by contacting us by email and specifying whether you are interested in tent site or RV site. **

Fast Food and other Dining Establishments nearby.
Security on site daily.

Check In/Out: 11AM

** Cold Drinks, Snacks will be available for purchase on site.
** Grilling permitted on site.

Accommodations Available Outside Christian County

Hightower Place
8660 Allensville Road
Allensville, KY 42204

Contact: Suzanne Dew


This picturesque 1820’s mansion in Allensville, KY sits on three manicured acres and is surrounded by hundreds of acres of rich, open farmland.  With arched windows, 13 foot ceilings, a dozen fireplaces, grand staircase and numerous other architectural features, this 10,000 square foot home is a wonderful location for film, video, print and small group retreats.


Camp Kum-Ba-Ya

4943 Barge Island Road
Benton, KY 42025

Contact: Glori Cope

Camp Kum-Ba-Ya is located on Kentucky Lake in Marshall County, Kentucky.  There are 10 A-frame cabins and plenty pf areas to throw up a tent.
Visit for more information.
Accommodations: Restroom facility, shower facility, on-site parking, on-site food
Minimum Night Stay: 3 nights

West Kentucky Whitetails Lodge

500 Jake Hollow Road
Princeton, KY 42445

Contact: Tad Ladd

We are one of Kentucky’s highest rated hunting outfitters.  Our 5-star lodge can accommodate 16, we have 8 bedrooms, 2 beds per room, with full size beds.  Each bedroom has its own bathroom.  We will view the eclipse at one of our hunting farms
Visit for more information.
Minimum Night Stay: 3 nights

12234 Hopkinsville Road
Princeton, KY 42445

Contact: Ross Hunter

Make plans to join us for the weekend or the day during the 2017 Solar Eclipse.  We have a great viewing area, with on-site parking, primitive camping, RV parking, and day visitors are welcome.  We are equipped with bathrooms and have free city water.  Enjoy a quiet and peaceful experience down on the farm. We have over two miles of walking trails.  A variety of livestock to view and feed, and Hay rides. We are located four miles from the point of greatest Eclipse on the main highway (KY91) four miles from Princeton and twenty miles from Hopkinsville.  Call for rates.