Franklin, NC
TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE
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Franklin, NC 2017 Eclipse

TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE BLOCK PARTY !

Franklin, NC Total Solar Eclipse Path

Latitude: 35° 10' 56" N | Longitude: 83° 22' 54" W

Partial phase start: 1:06:44PM (EDT), at "1:30 o'clock" on the sun's disk

Duration of Totality:  2m 30s

Totality Start: 2:35:24PM (EDT) 

Franklin, North Carolina lies within the path of totality of the 2017 Solar Eclipse. Come to the mountains of Western North Carolina and enjoy our Solar Eclipse Block Party beginning at 1:00pm.

Only a small portion of North Carolina lies within the totality swath of the 2017 Solar Eclipse and Franklin, NC is right in the center of it all. The total solar eclipse arrives in Franklin at 2:35pm on Monday, August 21, 2017. The duration of the solar eclipse will be two minutes and 30 seconds. The partial phase begins just after 1:00pm.

Join us for our Solar Eclipse Block Party from 1:00pm to 6:00pm in Downtown Franklin, North Carolina! We have many events planned and you'll find the latest information here! Check back often!

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SOLAR ECLIPSE BLOCK PARTY EVENTS - Franklin, North Carolina

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3:00pm Concert featuring Last Five Standing

Great music will be part of Franklin, NC's Solar Eclipse Block Party - Last Five Standing, one of Atlanta's favorite rock cover bands will be performing a post-total eclipse concert at 3:00pm at the Gazebo on the Square. Last Five Standing is comprised of seasoned musicians with decades of combined professional experience. Their performances are all about high-energy entertainment as they play your favorite tunes spanning from Classic Rock, MTV era 80s music, to current, upbeat Top 40 hit selections.

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JUST FOR THE KIDS

Kids get ready for some slip n' sliding fun as we'll have an 18' tall wet slipping slide located in Dowtown Franklin, NC. Sure to cool you off on a hot summer day and provide for some great fun during Franklin's Total Solar Eclipse Block Party on Monday, August 21st from 1:00pm to 6:00pm in Downtown, Franklin, North Carolina

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FREE SOLAR ECLIPSE VIEWING GLASSES

The Town of Franklin will give the first 1,000 people free 2017 Solar Eclipse Viewing Glasses. These glasses are certified safe for the The Sure, Safe Way to "Eye The Sky” during the 2017 Solar Eclipse in Franklin, NC.

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MORE DETAILS COMING SOON!

The Town of Franklin has more Total Eclipse events in the works and we'll keep you posted right here. Be sure to check back in the coming weeks for all of the the lastest information. You can also follow us on Facebook and Twitter -or- drop us an email to events@franklinnc.com if you have further questions.