On April 8, 2024, at 3:06 pm, the sun, moon, and earth will align. The 2024 Total Solar Eclipse is quickly approaching and Indy has front row seats. As one of the top three major cities in the path of totality, downtown Indianapolis is hosting astronomical celebrations to welcome visitors and view the spectacle that will not be visible again in our city for another 129 years. Join in on the upcoming memorable festivities for this remarkable event. 

Events with eclipse glasses for attendees

Plan your viewing experience for the 2024 solar eclipse at these attractions and receive a pair of glasses with your ticket. Watch the eclipse outdoors at White River State Park and Conner Prairie, view art at Newfields - A Place for Nature & the Arts, or have a kid-friendly experience at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis. Scroll through the list below for more events in Indy. Explore this page for more eclipse event listings.

Visit Downtown Indy, Inc. to see parking options and read about eclipse viewing safety tips from IU Indianapolis here.

Hotels with eclipse glasses

Looking for somewhere to stay while visiting? Look no further than Indianapolis, where select hotels are offering complimentary pairs of eclipse glasses for hotel guests. These specialized glasses provide a safe and mesmerizing view of the eclipse, allowing guests to witness the moon's journey across the sun without damaging their eyes. Book your stay now to secure both a comfortable retreat and your glasses!

Read more about Solar Eclipse Themed Cocktails and how to get your official Indy-branded t-shirt from The Shop Indy, here.