If you are planning an overnight trip to view the spectacular 2017 eclipse in western Kentucky, you might want to begin making those reservations now. You can find places to stay in Hopkinsville here. There are many other places to stay around Hopkinsville in other cities along the Path of Totality.
You can also consider backcountry camping in the Land Between The Lakes, which is in the Path of Totality.
You can find several things to do in Hopkinsville and the nearby Kentucky Lake, Lake Barkley, Land Between The Lakes area.