August 18-21
Newberry, South Carolina

On August 21st, 2017 at approximately 2:40pm Newberry, South Carolina will find itself in total darkness for 2 minutes and 32 seconds due to a total solar eclipse. Choose to experience this natural event of a lifetime with the "City of Friendly Folks," or as locals like to call Newberry, "The Center of the Universe."


Our town of 10,000 residents welcomes you to view the eclipse at one of our many designated viewing sites. Click here for a complete list of viewing locations and EclipseFest events.


What should you expect and What do you need? Click here for information on getting Newberry EclipseFest Glasses, T-Shirts, and More or to view details about how the event will take place.

Donations Needed! Recyclables, Time, Funds!


Volunteers for the Newberry EclipseFest weekend are needed! Those working will receive hospitality lunch from our sponsor, Chick-fil-A.


Better yet, see us in person!

City of Newberry PRT:
1323 College Street, Newberry, SC
M-F 8:30am-5pm

Newberry Opera House:
1201 McKibben Street, Newberry, SC
M-F 9am-6pm, Sat 11am-4pm, Sun 1pm-4pm

Newberry County Chamber of Commerce:
1209 Caldwell Street, Newberry, SC
M-F 8:30am-5pm, Sat 10am-2pm

Please submit reasonable accommodation requests for people with disabilities by 8/1/17

Newberry, South Carolina, United States