On August 21st, 2017, a total solar eclipse will cross the continental United States from Salem, Oregon to Charleston, South Carolina
The last time a total eclipse crossed the United States from sea to sea was June 8th, 1918
The 2017 eclipse in either total or partial phase can be seen by over 500 million people in North and South America, Europe, and Africa
In the U.S., millions will gather along a tiny ribbon less than 100 miles wide to see totality, the complete blocking out of the sun by the Moon which will reveal the solar corona
The rest of entire country will be able to see a partial eclipse. Michigan will see about 80%
It is also truly an historic event and a wonderful opportunity to view one of nature’s most stunning displays.
Grab your blanket or lawn chair and join the Kingman Museum on Monday, August 21st, 2017 as they catch the partial eclipse moving across the local sky starting at 1:00pm to when it ends just before 4:00pm. Peak performance is at 2:20pm
Safety eyeglasses will be for sale. Space themed refreshments and craft activities for the kids provided. Families are invited to stay through the entire event or come and go at their convenience.
Lewis Farms & Petting Zoo in New Era is a fifth-generation family farm, specializing in home-grown produce on 700 acres. Stop in for their fresh produce, baked goods, ice cream, homemade fudge, gifts, pantry, and more.
Their petting farm has over 75 animals and they pride ourselves as having one of the nicest, cleanest petting farms you will ever see!
Located on 4,500 acres, just 30 miles northeast of Traverse City in Bellaire, Shanty Creek Resorts boasts three distinct villages (Summit, Cedar River, Schuss) with lodging, dining, and recreation opportunities at each
This summer, allow the Shanty Creek Resorts specialists to customize a vacation getaway. Summer packages can include golf, bed & breakfast, a romantic getaway, and more!