Solar Eclipse Tailgate Party


August 21, 2017
12:00 PM until 04:00 PM


View the solar eclipse “tailgate style” with Discovery Place educators who will be answering questions and setting up eclipse-themed activities.

Please bring lawn chairs, snacks and non-alcoholic beverages to enjoy. 

The museum will be partially open from noon - 4:00 p.m. for the solar eclipse viewing. Two special planetarium shows will run at noon and 12:30 p.m.

Please note: Arrive early since the parking lot will be closing at 1:30 p.m. for prime solar eclipse viewing.




View map Discovery Place Nature
1658 Sterling Road
Charlotte, NC

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