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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Totality Over Texas – Grand Prairie, Texas

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

John Carl Pogue Planetarium graphics for solar eclipse

Totality Over Texas – Grand Prairie, Texas

A once-in-a-lifetime astronomical event is happening over Texas in 2024! Total solar eclipses are a rare and beautiful phenomenon, and in this new planetarium show, you will learn how eclipses happen, how to safely view one, and where these two eclipses take place. Texas is the nexus for the annular eclipse of 2023 and the total solar eclipse of 2024!

There are multiple showings available and some are in Spanish as well.

Show times are 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. Spanish showings are at 11 a.m. & 1 p.m.

Please visit to register for a showing.

Please arrive at least 15 minutes before showtime. Late entry is not allowed.


Grand Prairie Convention and Visitors Bureau
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John Carl Pogue Planetarium
3201 Corn Valley Rd
Grand Prairie, TX 75052 United States
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