Here Are 4 Eclipse Parties In Colorado Perfect For Viewing The Big Event

What are you doing on August 21st? If you are one of the lucky, you may have thought far in advanced and booked a hotel room in Wyoming, Oregon, or South Carolina:

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Or maybe, if you have to work, parent, or didn’t plan ahead (which is all of the above for yours truly), you are stuck at home during this nearly once-in-a-lifetime event! If this is the case for you, don’t feel too blue, as Colorado is still hosting a number of epic “The Great American Eclipse of the Sun” parties, which include:

Whether you plan to attend one of these events, watch from your backyard, or travel out-of-state to witness the eclipse, there are a few things that you will want to keep in mind, which are discussed in this short video by CU Astronomer and Fiske Planetarium Director, Dr. Doug Duncan:

Do you know of any other viewing parties? Let us know in the comments!