On August. 21st, 2017, the US will experience it’s first solar eclipse in 99 years and Kansas City is partially in the path of totality. Join us at E.H. Young Park in Riverside, MO for a free viewing of the eclipse.
Bring your blankets or lawn chairs and claim your spot. We will have local food trucks for those wanting to grab lunch before the viewing. Protective eyewear and water bottles will be for sale at the park. The eclipse is due to take place at 1:08 p.m., so get to the park early to get your spot!
Want to learn more about this eclipse? Join us for our Chamber luncheon Thursday, August. 10, 11:30 a.m. at Terrace Buffet in Argosy Casino and hear guest speaker, Jackie Beucher, Vice President of the Astronomical Society of Kansas City and chair of 2017 Eclipse committee. Go to http://riversidemochamber.com/event/luncheon/2017-08-10/ to register.