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August 21, 2017
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Bolm-Schuhkraft Park
1200 Evergreen
Columbia, IL 62236
Free; Food and drinks available for purchase
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Total Eclipse in the Park

Monday, August 21, 2017

View the total eclipse of the sun in Bolm-Schuhkraft Park! Enjoy live music by Gypsy Jones Band and grab a delicious lunch at one of the food trucks that will be on site. A limited supply of official Rainbow Symphony Solar Eclipse Viewing glasses will be sold at the event while supplies last. Looking for a place to stay? Todd Hall Retreat Center is currently renting rooms for those planning to attend the event. See the flyer below for more details. Overflow parking will be available at Faith Church (600 Columbia Center) and 1st Baptist Church (1200 Valmeyer Road). Shuttle buses will run from 9am-4pm from 1st Baptist Church to Bolm-Schuhkraft Park. See shuttle bus map below. Bolm-Schuhkraft Park closes nightly from 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. No one will be permitted in the park during this time. The park will open at 6:00 a.m. on Monday, August 21.