Travel alert: due to wildfires, all access to Mount Jefferson and Jefferson Park will remain closed through the total solar eclipse on August 21. For more details, visit the Forest Service website.


 

A total solar eclipse is rare. You probably won’t be alive when the next one falls over Oregon.

So it’s only natural to feel excited about this once-in-a-lifetime celestial occurrence. Because you’re not alone. Across the state, communities are hosting special events in honor of the total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017. And they’re celebrating in the most Oregon ways possible — with wine, music, history, science and the great outdoors. Take a look at some of the eclipse events scheduled to take place, and keep checking this page for updates as more events are posted.


Central Oregon

Bicyclists take a break at a rocky overlook above Lake Billy Chinook on the Madras Mountain Views Scenic Bikeway

Photo credit: Russ Roca

Oregon Solarfest

August 18-21, 2017
Jefferson County Fairgrounds
430 Fairgrounds Road, Madras
 

Moonshadow Festival

August 18-22, 2017
Wine Down Ranch
6500 NE McKay Creek Road, Prineville
 

Solar Eclipse 2017 Private Festival

August 19-21, 2017
Panacea at the Canyon
Culver
 

Eastern Oregon

Photo credit: Christian Heeb

Oregon Star Party

August 17-22, 2017
Indian Trail Spring
Ochoco National Forest, Mitchell
 

Oregon Eclipse Festival

August 17-23, 2017
Big Summit Prairie
Ochoco National Forest, Mitchell
 

Mystery of the Eclipse Explained

August 19-21, 2017
Geiser Grand Hotel
1996 Main Street, Baker City
 

Pandyfest

August 19-21, 2017
Weaver Farm
Bragga Way, John Day
 

Eclipse Camping at Huntington High School

August 18-21, 2017
Huntington High School
520 3rd Street East, Huntington
 

Eclipse Camping in Fossil, Spray, Mitchell

August 19-22, 2017
Multiple locations
Fossil, Spray, Mitchell
 

Eclipse Camping in John Day, Dayville, Kimberly

August 19-22, 2017
Multiple locations
John Day, Dayville, Kimberly
 

Eclipse Camping in Condon

August 19-22, 2017
Multiple locations
Condon
 

Oregon Coast

Sunset over the Pacific Ocean in Newport

2017 Solar Eclipse at Salishan

August 19-21, 2017
Salishan Spa & Golf Resort
7760 Hwy 101 North, Gleneden Beach
 

Willamette Valley

Couple sipping wine on grassy hill in McMinnville

Photo credit: Sionnie Lafollette

Solar Eclipse Viewing Party with OMSI

August 21, 2017
Salem Fairgrounds & Expo Center
2330 17th Street NE, Salem
 

Solar Eclipse Weekend at the Oregon State Capitol

August 19-21, 2017
Oregon State Capitol
900 Court Street NE, Salem
 

Total Eclipse of the Garden Festival

August 19-21, 2017
Oregon Garden
895 W. Main Street, Silverton
 

Solar Eclipse Camping at Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm

August 18-21, 2017
Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm
33814 S Meridian Road, Woodburn
 

OSU150 Space Grant Festival

August 19-21
Oregon State University
Corvallis
 

Solar Eclipse 2017 Corvallis

August 19-21
Crystal Lake Sports Fields
100 SE Fischer Lane, Corvallis
 

Total Eclipse on Marys Peak

August 20-21, 2017
Marys Peak
Corvallis
 

Dallas Eclipse Celebration on the Square

August 18-21, 2017
Polk County Courthouse Square
580 Main Street, Dallas
 

Volcanoes EclipseFest 2017

August 18-21, 2017
Volcanoes Stadium
6700 Field of Dreams Way, Keizer
 

Eclipse Viewing – Capital FC Timbers Soccer Complex

August 21, 2017
Capital FC Timbers Soccer Complex
5201 State Street, Salem
 

Silver Falls Path of Totality Festival

August 18-22, 2017
Silver Falls Lodge & Conference Center
Sublimity
 

Eclipse at Detroit Lake

August 21, 2017
Detroit Lake
Detroit
 

Eclipse 2017 at Camp Taloali

August 18-21, 2017
Camp Taloali
15934 Santiam Hwy. SE, Stayton
 

Solar Eclipse Viewing at Cheadle Lake Park

August 18-21
Cheadle Lake Park
37919 Weirich Drive, Lebanon
 
 

Total Solar Eclipse at Sublimity Festival Grounds

August 16-22, 2017
Sublimity Festival Grounds
11880 Sublimity Road SE, Sublimity
 

Sol Wink Out

August 19-21, 2017
Multiple locations
Scio
 

Keizer Eclipse 2017 Totally!

August 18-22, 2017
Keizer Rapids Park
1600 Chemawa Road N, Keizer
 

Kroc Solar Eclipse Camp

August 21-25, 2017
Salvation Army Kroc Center
1865 Bill Frey Drive, Salem
 

Indy Goes Dark Eclipse Festival

August 17-21, 2017
Riverview Park and Amphitheater
50 C Street, Independence
 

Brooks Winery Eclipse Event

August 20-21, 2017
Brooks Winery
21101 SE Cherry Blossom Lane, Amity
 

Solar Eclipse at Willamette Valley Vineyards

August 21, 2017
Willamette Valley Vineyards
8800 Enchanted Way SE, Turner
 

Eola Hills Eclipse Viewing

August 21, 2017
Eola Hills Legacy Estate Vineyard
501 S. Pacific Hwy 99W, Rickreall
 

Coria Estates – Solar Eclipse Festival

August 21, 2017
Coria Estates
8252 Redstone Ave. SE, Salem
 

Total Eclipse Package at Arcane Cellars

August 20-21, 2017
Arcane Cellars
22350 Magness Road NW, Salem
 

“Howl at the Moon” Block Party

August 18, 2017
Downtown Stayton
Stayton
 

Total Eclipse of the Cob

August 19, 2017
Aumsville Corn Festival
Porter-Boone Park, Aumsville
 

Night Before S’Mores Party and Fireside Celebration

August 20, 2017
Sublimity Harvest Festival Grounds
Sublimity
 

River City Music & Art Festival

August 20, 2017
Kimmel Park
Mill City
 

Regarding eclipse lodging: The Oregon Department of Justice (DOJ) recommends that visitors with hotel reservations during the eclipse contact the hotel directly as soon as possible to confirm that their reservations will be honored at the originally advertised price and to make sure that the reservation has not been canceled. Hotels must honor originally advertised prices, regardless of whether the prices are advertised directly by the hotel or through a third party. Any visitors encountering problems with hotel reservations should contact DOJ’s consumer hotline by calling 877-877-9392 or filing an online complaint at https://justice.oregon.gov/complaints/

These maps and directions are for planning purposes only. You may find that construction projects, traffic, or other events may cause road conditions to differ from the map results. For travel options, weather and road conditions, visit tripcheck.com, call 511 (in Oregon only), 800.977.6368 or 503.588.2941.

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