Oregon State University in Corvallis invites the public to a fun, informative, family-friendly weekend to learn about and experience the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse. Book a Lodging Package to stay on campus, or come for the day to enjoy the activities and entertainment.
From rockets, robots and meteorites to music, art and a movie, there’s something of interest for everyone. All events are on campus and open to the public, with free parking (no RVs or camping). All activities are free except the Sunday concert (tickets are $15 each).
Join us in celebrating Oregon State’s 150th anniversary and the university’s lead role for the Oregon NASA Space Grant, which provides education, research and public outreach
to inspire the next generation of explorers.
Eclipse Lodging Available
Oregon State is offering an Eclipse Lodging Package which includes two nights in residental halls, breakfast and dinner in campus dining centers, concert ticket, access to OSU recreational facilities and a commemorative tailgate blanket. Package prices are $265/single and $375/double.
On Saturday, Aug. 19 and Sunday, Aug. 20, enjoy hands-on activities, interactive workshops, informative talks, exhibits, art and crafts, an outdoor movie, concert and more. All activities except the concert are free and open to everyone. Food and drinks available for purchase.
On Monday, Aug. 21, watch the eclipse from a great viewing location on campus and get free solar eclipse glasses.
OSU is in the path of totality, where the sky will go dark for about 2 minutes at 10:17 a.m.
Join the party as the moon begins blocking the sun about 9 a.m. Before and after the period of darkness, enjoy fun activities and outdoor games. Free admission and open to the public.