The first coast to coast eclipse in 99 years!
GET READY FOR THE ECLIPSE
PARTY ON MAIN STREET - Goldendale, WA
Sunday, August 20th from 7-9 p.m.
Live Music, Food, and Fun!
Master of Ceremonies: Newsman Rodger Nichols
Keynote Speaker: Troy Carpenter-Goldendale Observatory
Live Music : Lem Pratt and the Hard Road Band
Be safe and use approved solar viewing eye protection, available for purchase at the Goldendale Chamber of Commerce. *
GOLDENDALE ECLIPSE-DAY INFO
Monday, August 21st
Goldendale Observatory is North of the Path of Totality but will be open for special hours from 5:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Crowds are expected to be extreme; Observatory Hill will be closed to traffic during this event and overnight parking is not permitted. Advance reservations are not being taken and facility access will be gained on a first come, first serve basis via shuttle buses staging at Goldendale High School, starting around 5:45 a.m.
Five viewing stations will be available for visitors:
ECLIPSE DATA FOR GOLDENDALE, WA
Monday, August 21st - TIMES LOCAL
Sunrise: 6:11 a.m.
Eclipse Start: 9:09 a.m.
Max. Coverage (97.4%): 10:22 a.m.
Eclipse End: 11:42 a.m.
Geographic locations within the Pacific timezone will observe these benchmarks at slightly different intervals; there will be significant differences in other time zones. Consult the eclipse resources on this page for location specifics and other useful information.
*PLAN AHEAD. Supplies of Eclipse Glasses are very short in most locations and Goldendale Observatory will not distribute them until Eclipse Day.