Trail of Tears Commemorative Park – Located at 100 Trail of Tears Drive, off E. 9th Street, this 34 acre park is on a portion of the campground used by the Cherokee Indians on the infamous Trail of Tears, and includes the Heritage Center, the gravesites and statues of Chiefs White Path and Fly Smith, a flag court, walking trails, a playground, small picnic shelters, and public restrooms.  Each September, on the first full weekend after Labor Day, the Trail of Tears Park Commission hosts an intertribal Pow Wow at the Park. ADA accessible with parking.

RV parking spots will have electric hookups and access to water.  Spots are $75/night with a 3-night minimum.

GPS Coordinates = 36.85166     -87.4702


Orchardale Farm- within the Point of Greatest Eclipse
State Hwy. 624
482 Cerulean Princeton Rd.
Cerulean, KY 42215

Phone contact: 270-839-2885

As the August 21, 2017 total solar eclipse travels along its center line path, Orchardale, Shepherd Farm awaits the eclipse’s historic visit. Located in Christian County, northwest of Hopkinsville, Kentucky, Orchardale, Shepherd Farm is within the point of greatest eclipse. The farm offers open acreage and a rolling hillside field with an elevated view. Large groups welcome.
Portable restrooms and parking are available.

$100 for Saturday, August 19-Tuesday, August 22, 2017 (No matter what day you decide to arrive, $100 covers your RV stay at Orchardale Farm. Reserve your spot below today!)

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Western Kentucky State Fairgrounds
2810 Richard Street, Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Contact Tim Henderson

The Western Kentucky State Fairgrounds is located on 92 acres that will have designated RV parking areas. The open air grandstand arena will be open for viewing of the 2017 Eclipse. RV parking will be available after 3:00 p.m. on August 18, 2017.  No golf carts allowed.  RV site occupants will be responsible for properly disposing of any trash upon departure.

Accommodation Features: Restroom facility, Shower facility, On-site parking, Food on-site

Minimum Night Stay: 3 nights

Western Hills Mobile Park
1907 Russellville Road
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Contact: Ramsey Morris

RV Parking available with water, 30/50 amp & Sewer dump site.  $100/night with a 4-night minimum. Easily accessible to community events and a great unobstructed view of the August 21st Solar Eclipse. Primitive camping also available, $25/night with a 4-night minimum.  On-site restrooms available.  Reservations require a 50% deposit to reserve space.

Hal Faulkner
327 Sequoya Drive
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

RV parking available with water and electric hook-ups as well as sewer access.  Minimum 3 night stay, contact Hal for pricing and additional info.

Buddy Oglesby
605 Las Vegas Drive
Hopkinsville, KY 42240

This property has four (4) RV spaces 20′ x 40′. Vehicles must be self-contained.  No water or electric hook-ups.  All trash must be removed from site by camper.  Contact Buddy to reserve your site today.

Thank you for visiting our site here at Crescent Solar Circle, conveniently located at First and Virginia Streets in Hopkinsville, KY. (See above map for exact entrance)

We are offering our spaces to buses and RVs only.  Please contact early to book bus spaces.  We will be providing our spaces early and available after the activities have concluded.  This will allow you to safely maneuver these large vehicles in and out of the city without stress.  We are offering a 10-day one price package through July 1st.  If there are still spaces available, we will begin offering the remaining spaces on a three-day package.

Our location is the safest and most convenient location available.  It is located across from the Hopkinsville Police Department, and we will be providing on the premise security using local retired police.

Our location is also across the street from the Piggly Wiggly, a local long time grocery store with the best kept secret in the county  It features delicious daily food menus, inexpensively priced, piping hot food. This store also features a full service customer service counter with a variety of payment options.

The Circle has an on premise Bar-B-Que and Snack facility.  Perry’s Bar-B-Que will be open during the event and you may get the food delivered to your lot number.

The Hopkinsville Post Office is located a short block from our Solar loop, so you won’t have to start up your vehicle to make this trip. Your vehicle will be safely parked at our circle.

Parking with us will allow you to be within a comfortable stroll to most of the city sponsored events.  You can also visit all of the historic locations and displays without moving your vehicle.  Our Solar Circle is located on the Little River.  You can stroll across the bridge to Jeffers Bend Environmental Center and enjoy a day just interacting with nature and the great scenery.

Most importantly, our location is easily accessible from all major highways.  Enter 136 N Virginia on your GPS when traveling. Early bird special, one free campsite with reservation. Breakfast served on August 21, 2017, shuttle service available. We will have a flea market on premise and musical activities leading up to the big event.  Staying with us, you will never be bored.

Our ten-day package is $999.00. This must be booked before July 1st and is on a first come, first serve basis.  You may check back after June 20th, to see if we are able to provide 3-day packages.  Please call us at 270-205-4518 for additional information.