Experience the Once-in-a-Lifetime Cosmic Event on April 8, 2024

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The Event of the Century is Just Around the Corner

Mark your calendars and get ready for an unforgettable astronomical event! On April 8, 2024, Conway, Arkansas will be in the spotlight as it becomes a prime viewing location for a mesmerizing total solar eclipse. As one of the top ten cities in the path of totality, there’s no better place to be on eclipse day. This is your chance to witness a once-in-a-lifetime natural phenomenon that promises to leave you awestruck!

Don't Miss Out On Eclipse Day

This rare event promises an experience like no other, and we’ve prepared everything to ensure you have the best view possible. Whether you’re a seasoned astronomer or just looking for a unique adventure, the Total Solar Eclipse in Conway will leave you in awe. Here’s why Conway should be your top choice for the Great North American Eclipse:

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Unrivaled View of Totality

Conway is directly in the path of totality, with a total duration of 3 minutes and 53 seconds. That’s almost two minutes longer than the eclipse of 2017!

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Citywide Preparation

Feel secure knowing that the Conway Police Department, Fire Department, Emergency Medical Services, and city officials have been meticulously preparing for over a year to ensure your safety and enjoyment.

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Limitless Viewing Spots

While the University of Central Arkansas hosts a grand event, you can savor the eclipse from anywhere in town, including local parks, creating your personalized cosmic vantage point.

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Eclipse Glasses Ready

Secure your vision with ease – the Conway Convention & Visitors Bureau, hotels, and UCA are all equipped with eclipse glasses.

Frequently Asked Questions

No, most hotels are only taking direct bookings and requiring a 2-night minimum. Call any of the hotels listed under “Lodging” for a current rate!

Absolutely! Conway’s CPD, Fire Department, EMS, and city government have been meticulously planning for over a year to ensure your safety and enjoyment.

Anywhere! UCA will have a big event, and all local parks will be open, but you can watch the eclipse from anywhere in town!

Don't Miss Your Moment to Witness History

Mark your calendar for April 8, 2024, and be part of history as Conway welcomes the Total Solar Eclipse. Plan your stay, secure your eclipse glasses, and get ready to create memories that will last a lifetime. Check back often to stay up-to-date on developing events!

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