Where to watch the Solar Eclipse in Memphis: Ron Olson

August 18, 2017
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Memphis will see  93% totality of the solar eclipse MONDAY at 1:22pm. –

The Memphis Redbirds are having a day game during the Eclipse at AutoZone Park. It starts at the exact time the eclipse will start in Memphis, which is 11:52am. First 5,000 in attendance will receive a pair of eclipse glasses.  Sponsored by the Southern College of Optometry! 

Other celebrations are taking place at The Pink Palace, Memphis Zoo and Shelby Farms with their "Total Eclipse of the Park".  Check out this event guide for more places to watch and celebrate this phenominon here in Memphis! 

EVENT GUIDE from WMC TV 5:

http://www.wmcactionnews5.com/story/36143417/wmc-action-news-5-solar-ecl...

EVENT GUIDE from CHOOSE 901: 

https://choose901.com/solar-eclipse-2017-memphis/

Remember, you HAVE to wear approved glasses to view the elclipse.  Failure to do so could result in permanent damage!  The UV rays are what can damage your eyes, not just the glare of the sun. Where to get glasses in Memphis: www.eclipseglasses.com.