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!

Total Solar Eclipse at North Texas Airstream Community – Hillsboro, Texas

North Texas Airstream Community, Inc 200 Walnut Hill Ave UNIT 1, Hillsboro, Texas

Total Solar Eclipse at North Texas Airstream Community - Hillsboro, Texas Tentative Schedule of Events Friday, April 5 Begin arrival at NTAC Welcome potluck dinner hosted by NTAC Ladies Club Saturday, April 6 Meyer Observatory docent led tour in nearby Clifton, TX Lunch & Dinner on Your Own Explore the surrounding Area Sunday, April 7 […]

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Eclipseboro Park – Hillsboro Texas

Wallace Park 1401 TX-81, Hillsboro

For a rural Texas eclipse-viewing experience, reserve a site at Wallace Park. Location features playgrounds, nature trail, butterfly garden, games and family-friendly outdoor movies. Camping reservation includes free admission to Eclipseboro Star Party in the Park on Friday night. 

$50 – $150

Texas Star Party’s 2024 Total Solar Eclipse and Star Party – Hillsboro Texas

Latham Springs Camp & Retreat Center 134 Private Road 223, Aquilla

Join TSP for a 4 night accommodations and 11 meal package to observe the stary night skies of Texas and the 2024 Total Solar Eclipse April 8th, 2024 with 4 minutes and 23.3 seconds of totality from the Heart of Texas 25 miles southwest of Hillsboro, Texas. Which Astronomy magazine rated as the 7th best […]

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Totality Dallas: A Solar Eclipse Festival – Dallas, Texas

Samuell Farm 100 US-80, Mesquite, TX, United States

Totality Dallas: A Solar Eclipse Festival - Dallas, Texas Join Dallas Park and Recreation on Monday, April 8, 2024, at Samuell Farm to watch the 2024 eclipse safely! Samuell Farm, located just outside of Dallas (in Mesquite), is in the direct path of the eclipse and will experience 4 minutes and 7.6 seconds of complete […]

$5 – $250

Solar Eclipse Crafts – The Colony, Texas

The Colony Public Library - Multipurpose Room 6800 Main St., The Colony, TX, United States

Solar Eclipse Crafts - The Colony, Texas Get ready for the total solar eclipse by creating your pinhole viewer and other solar crafts. Learn about eclipses and how to safely view the sun before the April 8 eclipse.

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Total Eclipse Bash (overnight optional) – Wills Point, Texas

My Pig Filled Life 810 VZ County Rd 3815, Wills Point, Texas

Total Eclipse Bash (overnight optional) - Wills Point, Texas Join us for a campout under the stars - what’s better than sleeping under the stars with our swine friends? Watch the total eclipse on Monday with all your favorite folks. 

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Solar Eclipse Watch Party/Camping – Ennis, Texas

KJT 1216 S. Paris St., Ennis, TX, United States

Solar Eclipse Watch Party/Camping - Ennis, Texas Join us for a monumental Solar Eclipse Watch Party on Monday, April 8, 2024, hosted by the Ennis Chamber of Commerce. This unforgettable event takes place in Ennis, Texas, at the KJT #35 on 1216 S. Paris St. Come and secure your spot, with options ranging from a […]

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Total Solar Eclipse Watch Party – Cleburne, Texas

Thomsen Observatory 425 Linden St, Cleburne, TX, United States

Total Solar Eclipse Watch Party - Cleburne, Texas A total solar eclipse will darken most of Johnson County from 12:40-3 p.m. on April 8. There will not be another total solar eclipse in the U.S. until 2045, according to Jerry Becker, manager of the Thomsen Observatory at Southwestern Adventist University. The total eclipse should be […]

Free

Club Spinistry Total Eclipse Of The Heart Ride

Love Civic Center 2025 S Collegiate Dr, Paris

Group ride to a great spot for hanging in totality for the best solar eclipse in our lifetimes. Plan A is based out of Paris, TX. Alternate locations will be available in case of less than ideal viewing conditions in Paris. Route will include an ideal viewing spot in the center line of totality (over […]

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Total Eclipse of the Heard – McKinney, Texas

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary 1 Nature Place, McKinney, TX, United States

Total Eclipse of the Heard - McKinney, Texas Turn around, bright eyes! Get ready for an unforgettable experience at the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary. On April 8th, 2024, a total solar eclipse will be visible from our location, and we’re planning an incredible event to celebrate this rare cosmic event. Join us […]

$5 – $25

2024 Total Solar Eclipse Viewing Event – The Colony, Texas

Stewart Creek Park 3700 Sparks Road, The Colony

2024 Total Solar Eclipse Viewing Event - The Colony, Texas Get ready for a once-in-a-lifetime event! The Colony is in a prime location to catch the total solar eclipse on Monday, April 8. Come out to Stewart Creek Park for a FREE, family-friendly watch party. The partial eclipse will begin at approximately 12:23 PM and […]

Free

Total Eclipse Of The Park – Addison, Texas

Addison Circle Park 4970 Addison Cir, Addison, TX, United States

Total Eclipse Of The Park - Addison, Texas Get ready to be moonstruck and sun-kissed at the celestial party of the century! On April 8, 2024, the stars align (literally) for the most electrifying event in Addison Circle Park as we come together to form a “Total Eclipse of the Park”. We're setting the stage […]

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