North Platte is partnering with the great Nebraska Sandhills communities of Tryon and Stapleton, each on the central line of totality with 2 minutes and 34 seconds of totality!

Both communities are planning a full schedule of events to fill the entire eclipse weekend! In addition, the community of North Platte (1 minute 43 seconds of totality) will be hosting events that will immerse you in our western culture and help you learn about eclipses. These include great events at the Golden Spike Tower and Visitor Center, the Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park, Lincoln County Historical Museum, Feather River Vineyards and so much more! Be sure to check back here often for updates.

North Platte, Aug. 21, 2017 (CDT)

11:30:16am, Partial eclipse begins

12:54:03pm, Total eclipse begins
Approximate length of totality: 1 minute, 40 seconds

Tryon, Aug. 21, 2017 (CDT)

11:30:02am, Partial eclipse begins

12:53:04pm, Total eclipse begins
Approximate length of totality: 2 minutes, 33 seconds

Stapleton, Aug. 21, 2017 (CDT)

11:30:45am, Partial eclipse begins

12:53:58pm, Total eclipse begins
Approximate length of totality: 2 minutes, 33 seconds

august 2017

17augAll DayStapleton - Rodeo Slack: Team Roping & Steer Wrestling

17aug - 21All DayNorth Platte - Dusty Trails River Outfitting & Horseback Riding

17aug - 19aug 1711:00 amaug 19North Platte - Sesquicentennial Traveling Photo Exhibit

18aug - 21All DayNorth Platte - Taste of Nebraska at Golden Spike Tower

18aug - 19All DayStapleton - Logan County Rodeo

18aug - 21aug 1810:00 amaug 21Stapleton - Craft Fair and Flea Market Featuring Local Crafters

18aug - 20aug 187:00 pmaug 20North Platte - Out of the Darkness: Renewing a Frontier Story

19augAll DayStapleton - 5K Eclipse Run - All day entertainment

19aug1:00 am- 1:00 amStapleton - Street Dance on Main Street

19aug11:00 am- 7:00 pmNorth Platte - End of Summer Bash at the Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park

20augAll DayStapleton - Eclipse Presentation

20aug - 21All DayTryon - Eclipse Events

21augAll DayTryon - Solar Eclipse Viewing

21augAll DayStapleton - Eclipse Viewing - Logan County Fairgrounds or August Wind Golf Course

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North Platte / Lincoln County Visitor’s Bureau
PH: (308) 532-4729

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