This calendar contains a wide variety of events across the DFW Metroplex for all ages and interests. We hope you will use it as your central hub for planning your stay in DFW if you have travelled to view the Total Solar Eclipse or if you are a resident seeking to make the most of this once-in-a-lifetime experience.

While the majority of the events are scheduled during the weekend before the Total Eclipse, others are programmed in the months leading up to the April 8, 2024 celestial event. Learn more about the Total Eclipse DFW here.

Event options include learning opportunities to help you and your family understand what happens during the Total Solar Eclipse, how to prepare and most importantly, how to protect your eyes during the lead up to and the aftermath of the period of totality.

Other events include music, arts, sports, celebrations, museums, businesses, food, local entertainment, tours and many others.

Total Eclipse DFW invited groups with events to upload the information to our site as a service to the community. We take no responsibility for the events, organizations/entities or any representations they have made. We provided the calendar only and are not liable for users’ experience with these organizations or events. By using the calendar on this website, you take full responsibility for your own dealings with the event organizers and posters.

With this understanding in place, we suggest you check back regularly to see additional events that have been posted. We expect the calendar to be updated more frequently by the community as the Total Solar Eclipse nears!

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Kaufman Sol Fest 2024 – Kaufman, Texas

April 8 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

City of Kaufman graphic for solar eclipse

Kaufman Sol Fest 2024 – Kaufman, Texas

You’re Invited! Get ready for an unforgettable celestial experience right here in Kaufman, TX! As we gather to witness the mesmerizing solar eclipse, we’re rolling out the red carpet for a full day of fun, food, and festivities.

Prepare to be mesmerized as nature unveils one of its most awe-inspiring spectacles: a solar eclipse in Kaufman, TX. On April 8th, the skies above Kaufman will be adorned with a celestial dance as the moon gracefully aligns itself between the Earth and the Sun, casting its shadow upon our world.

Located in the heart of Texas, Kaufman offers the perfect vantage point to observe this rare astronomical event. As the moon begins its journey across the face of the sun, daylight will slowly transform into an ethereal twilight, bathing the landscape in an otherworldly hue.

Residents and visitors alike are invited to gather at Kaufman Sports Complex to witness this celestial phenomenon. With special viewing equipment and educational crafts on hand, attendees will have the opportunity to safely observe and learn about the intricate mechanics behind a solar eclipse.

But the experience transcends mere scientific curiosity. It’s a moment of unity and wonder, as people from all walks of life come together to share in the beauty of the cosmos. Families picnic under the darkening sky, friends marvel at the celestial ballet unfolding above, and children gaze wide-eyed at the wonders of the universe.

Don’t miss your chance to be part of this unforgettable event. Mark your calendars, set your alarms, and join us in Kaufman as we stand in awe of the grandeur of the solar eclipse.

What to Expect:

Food Trucks Galore: Indulge your taste buds with a tantalizing array of culinary delights from our handpicked selection of food trucks. From savory BBQ to sweet treats, there’s something to satisfy every craving.

Bounce House Extravaganza: Let the kids (and kids at heart) bounce to their heart’s content in our thrilling bounce houses! With slides, obstacle courses, and plenty of space to jump, it’s sure to be an out-of-this-world adventure.

Walk the Trail into Space: Let your creative side shine with our lineup of crafts and activities for all ages. From DIY solar eclipse viewers to celestial-themed crafts, there’s plenty of hands-on fun to be had.

Community Bonding: Connect with friends, family, and neighbors as we come together to celebrate this momentous occasion. Share stories, laughter, and wonder as we witness the beauty of the cosmos.

Don’t Miss Out!

Whether you’re a seasoned eclipse enthusiast or simply looking for a day of fun in the sun (or partial sun, in this case!), our Solar Eclipse Extravaganza promises an experience you won’t soon forget.

Save the Date and See You There!

This event is free and open to the public. All safety guidelines will be observed to ensure a fun and secure environment for all attendees.


April 8
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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City of Kaufman
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595 Terrell Hwy
595 Terrell Highway
Kaufman, TX 75142 United States
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