Save the Date for The Highlands Eclipse Festival Weekend. August 18th-21st 2017. There will be events throughout the weekend with a viewing party Monday August 21st. Join us in Highlands NC for this once in a lifetime experience.
A total solar eclipse will take place on Monday, August 21, 2017. A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between Earth and the Sun, thereby totally or partly obscuring the image of the Sun for a viewer on Earth. A total solar eclipse occurs when the Moon’s apparent diameter is larger than the Sun’s, blocking all direct sunlight, turning day into darkness. Totality occurs in a narrow path across Earth’s surface, with the partial solar eclipse visible over a surrounding region thousands of kilometers wide. Highlands is in the direct path of totally, Come join us for this once in a life time event and get Totally Eclipsed at 4118.