Benton, Kentucky Solar Eclipse Events
Special eclipse events are planned in Benton, Kentucky on Monday,
August 21, 2017.
- 11:30 a.m. - Kid's Story Hour at the Clarks River National
Wildlife Refuge Visitor's Center
- 12:00 p.m. - Beat The Eclipse 5K Walk/Run
- 1:00 p.m. - Solar Eclipse - begins at approximately 1:23 and
lasts 1 minute, 56 seconds.
- 2:30 p.m. - "Home" - Dreamworks movie being shown at the Joe
Creason Building in Benton.
- All Day - at the Benton City Park, free outdoor lawn games, kids
games, swimming at the city pool, NASA live webcast, safe eclipse
viewing and food vendors.
- All Day - at the Clarks River NWR: fishing with FLW, kids
bounce house, animal Olympics, concessions, safe eclipse viewing,
other educational opportunities. For more information call
(270) 804-1029. All events are free.