Here Are 5 Eclipse Parties In Massachusetts Perfect For Viewing The Big Event

On August 21, 2017, the sun in Massachusetts and across the nation will temporarily disappear behind the moon for a few minutes. This exciting natural event is extremely rare and is sure to be the event of a lifetime. While you can certainly watch the show from home, (with eclipse glasses on for safety, of course) why not attend one of these fun and festive eclipse parties on the big day instead?

Here are the best events and parties to view the August 21, 2017 solar eclipse in Massachusetts.

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/

These events are the perfect way to enjoy this year’s solar eclipse. Don’t forget to wear your approved safety glasses! They’re free at many public libraries, so call your local branch today.