In the Path of Totality

Location: Waterloo Park
Date: April 7, 2024 — April 9, 2024

Take part in three days of eclipse-related programming from April 7- 9, as part of Simons Foundation’s “In the Path of Totality” initiative celebrating the first total solar eclipse in Austin, TX since 1397.

Celebrate this once-in-a-lifetime celestial event with poetry and storytelling, family-friendly educational programs, music, and more!

Learn more at inthepathoftotality.org.

Events in This Series

The Universe in Verse

April 7, 2024
Doors at 5:00 PM

Created and hosted by writer Maria Popova, The Universe in Verse is a charitable celebration of science and the wonder of reality, winged with poetry and music. This event is supported by the Simons Foundation and is part of its “In the Path of Totality” initiative. Every spring since 2017, thousands of people have gathered […]

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Total Eclipse Viewing Party at the Long Center

April 8, 2024
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

In celebration of the first total solar eclipse in Austin, TX since 1397, the Long Center and the Simons Foundation, as part of its “In the Path of Totality” initiative, are hosting a FREE eclipse viewing party on the Long Center lawn and H-E-B Terrace. Doors open at 11 AM in anticipation of totality, occurring at 1:36 PM local time.

LOCATION:
Hartman Concert Lawn
701 W. Riverside Drive
Austin, TX 78704

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Morning Glories with Radiolab’s Molly Webster

April 9, 2024
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us on April 9 for a special edition of Morning Glories at Waterloo Park supported by the Simons Foundation’s “In the Path of Totality” initiative. Radiolab’s Molly Webster will lead children and families through a reading of her book, Little Black Hole – a space-themed story about belonging and the power of friendship. The […]

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