The Rare Natural Phenomenon In Arkansas That Will Go Down In History

Head’s up, guys: the sun is about to go dark across the entire United States. Don’t panic. Take deep breaths. It isn’t an omen of the apocalypse, it’s just a totally normal, but extremely rare solar eclipse that hasn’t occurred for a long, long time. The sun will not go completely dark in Arkansas, but it will go partly dark when the moon passes between the earth and the sun on August 21, 2017. You’ll find the details you need to know about viewing the eclipse in Arkansas right here.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For times the weather in Arkansas was a good reason to worry about the sky, click here. You might also want to check out these weird Natural State occurrences.