Here Are 8 Eclipse Parties In South Carolina Perfect For Viewing The Big Event

By now, everyone’s heard about the total solar eclipse taking place on August 21st, 2017. NASA will live stream the event from various locations. You may be surprised to learn that NASA’s headquarters for their eclipse coverage will be located in South Carolina on the campus of the College of Charleston. Of the many solar eclipse viewing events throughout South Carolina, some of them have met NASA’s strict guidelines and are actually endorsed by NASA. You can see a nationwide list of all of national NASA-endorsed events here. And we have a list of those taking place in South Carolina below.

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:

Where will you be viewing the total eclipse of the sun? We’d love to know! Feel free to list other viewing events happening around the state in our comments as well.