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Eclipse 2024 Overview

It’s going to get dark around here in April of 2024. Henry County, Indiana, is in the path of totality for the 2024 total solar eclipse. Get ready for this monumental event by reading this article and checking out the event and viewing options listed below!

Eclipse Events in Henry County, Indiana

Eclipse at Farmer’s Pike

Farmer’s Pike, located in rural Henry County, is offering camping with electric sites starting on Friday, April 5. The Indigos will perform on Saturday, April 6 and Cook & Belle perform on Sunday, April 7. The Indigos return again to perform April 8. There will be a laser show all three nights.

Total Eclipse at Farmer's Pike

Knightstown Solar Eclipse 2024

Knightstown is presenting a celebration of the total eclipse with food, music, drinks, games, and much more. Don’t miss the small town charm of Knightstown, Indiana, during this once-in-a lifetime event. The movie “Hoosiers” will be shown in the Hoosier Gym on April 6 & 7 at 7 pm.

Total Eclipse at Farmer's Pike

See The Eclipse At The Henry County Saddle Club

RV eclipse enthusiasts are invited to join the Watch Party at the Henry County Saddle Club April 4-9. Over 400 hookups are available, with prices starting at $35/day. The Saddle Club Cafe will be open daily and tack and clothing vendors will be on site as well.

Total Eclipse at Farmer's Pike

Total Solar Eclipse At Summit Lake State Park

We are in the zone of totality. Come early to the park with your family to have a great view of this once in a lifetime event! NOTE: This event is first come, first serve. It will be very busy, please plan to stay for the duration of the event and then some. Once we are full, we will not be allowing other traffic in the park. Total darkness will reach our area around 3:09pm. Small canopy tents are allowed. Camping or other structures/tent set up is only allowed in the campground.

Total Eclipse at Farmer's Pike

Fly Into Night At The Wilbur Wright Birthplace & Museum

Watch the solar eclipse at the birthplace of aviation. The Wilbur Wright Birthplace and Museum provides a unique look at the life of the Wright family and also the history of aviation.

Total Eclipse at Farmer's Pike

Downtown New Castle Pub Crawl

Join the downtown development group New Castle Main Street for a Pub Crawl in the heart of Henry County. The event is Friday, April 5, from 6-11 pm. Cost is $30 per person and $50 per couple. Check in at the 1400 Plaza from 5-6 pm. Pub stops are: Blue River Taphouse, Primo, Twin Lions, Back Porch Bar, Ink & Ale, and the Elks. Presale tickets are available at, on Facebook, and at New Castle On Tap.


City of New Castle Downtown Eclipse Events

All events will be located in the 1400 Plaza.

Friday, April 5:
5-8 pm– Carnival, Food Trucks, Local Bands

Saturday, April 6:
12-8 pm– Carnival and Food Trucks
4-8 pm– Broad Street Cruise-In
5-8 pm– Live Music

Sunday, April 7:
12-8 pm– Carnival and Food Trucks
2-3 pm– Gospel Music
3:30-8 pm– Live Music
8 pm– Fireworks

Monday, April 8:
11 am-3 pm– Carnival and Food Trucks
12-2 pm– Live Music: “Toy Factory”


Solar Eclipse Viewing At Memorial Park

Join us on Cardinal Field as the park goes dark for the Solar Eclipse of 2024! Parking will be available, along with fishing and kids activities.


BAMM Of Indiana: “Jesus, Our Marvelous Light”

Join Born Again Mobile Ministry of Indiana (BAMM) at the Dunreith Community Building (203 Washington St. Dunreith, IN 47337) Open from 10am-4pm on Monday, April 8, Lunch Served From 11am-3pm.
Music, Singing, Food, & Fellowship, Mementos Available, Free Will Donations Accepted.


Mount Summit Christian Church: Pig Out at the Black Out

Come to Mount Summit Christian Church (508 S. Walnut Street Mount Summit , IN 47361) for a pulled pork box lunch starting at 1 p.m. on Monday, April 8. Parking is $10 which includes one box lunch. Additional lunches at $10 a piece. Solar Eclipse Glasses with be available for purchase at the event.


Eclipse Bowl at Rose Bowl

The Rose Bowl Family Fun Center is having cosmic bowling with a retro Area 51 vibe, bar and restaurant specials, guest appearances (Friday 4/5 – Sunday 4/7) and an eclipse viewing parking lot party on the day of the eclipse (Monday 4/8/24).


Solar Eclipse Totality @ New Castle Little League Softball

New Castle Little League Softball is hosting an all day event for the Solar Eclipse. We are located at Osborne Park in New Castle IN. We will have food, drinks and restrooms available and even a park in walking distance. Our local Elks are planning to bring a DJ and corn hole.

Pricing Details :
1 day vehicle parking- $25
1 day RV/Camper parking- $50
Overnight RV/ Camper Boondocking – $150

Also have the ability and open space for you to rent your own private viewing area if you desire. Limited spots available. Please reach out if interested- Email :
Phone : 765-686-0050


Eclipse at Lewisville Park

Come to the Lewisville Park and watch the eclipse. Food will be for sale at the park skating rink building from 1:30 to 3:30 pm. Eclipse shirts are available. Learn more about Lewisville:


Want to learn more about the 2024 eclipse? Check out our article about it!



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