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Considering Darke County as your viewing location for the Total Solar Eclipse on April 8?
Make a weekend out of this once-in-a-lifetime experience! From the most famous dirt track in the world to amazing music to mouth-watering food trucks ... we've got it and more! 

Additional events will be added as they are announced!
Check back for updates!

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FRIDAY, APRIL 5
  • Putterin' Around Downtown: Join Main Street Greenville for its first First Friday event of 2024!
 
SATURDAY, APRIL 6
  • Signs of Life: The American Pink Floyd: 
SUNDAY, APRIL 7
  • Putterin' Around Downtown: Join Main Street Greenville for its first First Friday event of 2024!
MONDAY, APRIL 8
  • Putterin' Around Downtown: Join Main Street Greenville for its first First Friday event of 2024!
DARKE COUNTY PARKS
CAMPING RESERVATIONS
PARKS
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April 5-8

Explore all that downtown Greenville has to offer! The passport includes shopping incentives to earn free “Darke Side of the Moon” memorabilia! Passport promotion starts Friday and ends Monday (while passports and reward items last). Businesses may stay open late and also offer Solar Eclipse themed drinks, treats, entrees, activities, promotions and more, making for a memorable experience.

Passport Requirements and Incentives:

  • Shop a minimum of 3 stores/restaurants & spend $50- $99 to receive Event Themed Water Bottle.

  • Shop a minimum of 5 stores/restaurants  & spend $100+ to receive Event Themed Tote Bag & Water Bottle.

Downtown Greenville

S. Broadway
Greenville, OH 45331
Phone: (937) 548-4998
Email: info@mainstreetgreenville.org

Website: Main Street Greenville

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Puttin' Around Downtown

 presented by Main Street Greenville

Friday, April 5

Bounce around the different Brick & Mortars downtown listening to live music and dancing the night away! Take advantage of our DORA Beverage Program which allows you to purchase adult beverages and stroll in and out of establishments with them.

Band Bounce Schedule as of January 25:

  • 8PM | Vintage 3 | Sure Shot Tap House

  • 8PM | Seth Canan & The Carriers | Beanz Buttercream Bakery & Eatery

  • 9PM | Mora & The Boys | The Merchant House

Please check back closer to event date for additional details and band additions.

Downtown Greenville

S. Broadway
Greenville, OH 45331
Phone: (937) 548-4998
Email: info@mainstreetgreenville.org

Website: Main Street Greenville

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Signs of Life: The American Pink Floyd

Saturday, April 6

Signs of Life: The American Pink Floyd faithfully captures the music, emotion and excitement of a Pink Floyd concert. The group features eight incredible musicians and a top-notch production team dedicated to reproducing the vast and spacious Pink Floyd sound. Arguably one of the best tributes anywhere, Signs of Life features 

authentic music, sound effects, lighting & video to recreate the essence of Pink Floyd.

SCHEDULE

  • 5PM | Doors Open

  • 7PM | Laser Light Show

  • 8PM | Signs of Life: The American Pink Floyd

BMI Event Center

791 E. Main St.,

Versailles, OH 45380

Phone: (937) 526-9544

Website: BMI Event Center

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Derina Harvey Band

Saturday, April 6

With a show that offers a fresh take on traditional folk songs as well as a few originals, Derina’s vibrant personality takes center stage with humor, storytelling, and, of course, her world class vocals. This award-winning Celtic Rock sensation of a band has earned a reputation as a high-energy live show that leaves many an audience out-of-breath and hollering from their seats!

St. Clair Memorial Hall

215 West Fourth Street

Greenville, OH 45331

Phone: (937) 547-0908

Website: Darke County Center for the Arts

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Band Bounce presented by Main Street Greenville

Saturday, April 6

Bounce around the different Brick & Mortars downtown listening to live music and dancing the night away! Take advantage of our DORA Beverage Program which allows you to purchase adult beverages and stroll in and out of establishments with them.

Band Bounce Schedule as of January 25:

  • 8pm | Vintage 3 | Sure Shot Tap House

  • 8PM | Seth Canan & The Carriers | Beanz Buttercream Bakery & Eatery

  • 9PM | Mora & The Boys | The Merchant House

Please check back closer to event date for additional details and band additions.

Downtown Greenville

S. Broadway
Greenville, OH 45331
Phone: (937) 548-4998

Email: info@mainstreetgreenville.org

Website: Main Street Greenville

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Eldora Speedway: Season Opener

Sunday, April 7

Sunday features a full Super Stocks Program. Stay Monday for the Great American Total Solar Eclipse! Eldora offers more than 100 acres of wide open camping areas with no light pollution or viewing obstructions, making it the perfect destination to watch this rare spectacle! Stay tuned for event announcements, activities, and more!

Camping is available. All spaces are priced at $50 and valid Saturday, April 6 through Tuesday, April 9.

Eldora Speedway

13929 St. Rt. 118
New Weston, OH 45348

Phone: (937) 338-3815
Email: mail@eldoraspeedway.com

Website: Eldora Speedway

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Pre-Totality Food Truck Rally

Sunday, April 7

Join us for the Pre-Totality Food Truck Rally from 11am-4pm on Sunday, April 7th. The downtown shops are ecouraged to be open for you to stroll, partake in the Eclipse Shopping Passport and to sample some of the best food trucks and food merchants around!

Food Trucks expected to participate include:

  • Buckeye Burger

  • Chetter Butts

  • Groovy Sweets

  • Just A Dream

A final list of participating food trucks will be released closer to the event date.

Downtown Greenville

S. Broadway
Greenville, OH 45331
Phone: (937) 548-4998
Email: info@mainstreetgreenville.org

Website: Main Street Greenville

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Total Eclipse at Bear's Mill

Monday, April 8

Watch the total solar eclipse and enjoy live music featuring Shannon Clark and the Sugar and food from the Nacho Pig food truck! Ticket is required for this event & each ticket purchased also includes one pair of eclipse viewing glasses! Gates open at noon. Music and food from 1pm-5pm.

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS

Historic Bear's Mill (operated by Darke County Parks)

6450 Arcanum-Bears Mill Rd

Greenville, OH 45331

Phone: (937) 37-548-0165

Website: Darke County Parks

Website: Bear's Mill

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Total Eclipse at Prairie Ridge Meadow

Monday, April 8

​Join the Darke County Parks for this free event! Space is limited so arrive early! Performances by magician Brett Sears and face painting! Food trucks will be on site including Cloudy Days Cotton Candy and Wheel Fresh Pizza.

CLICK HERE TO RSVP 

 

Please note:

  • RSVPing on the ticket website does not guarantee space at this location. RSVP is for planning purposes only!

  • Please walk or use the bike trail to access this location if possible. There is little to no on-site parking available.

  • Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on

  • Glasses will be available for purchase for $5 each.

Prairie Ridge Meadow

151 Wilson Dr,

Greenville, OH 45331

Phone: (937) 37-548-0165

Website: Darke County Parks

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Total Eclipse on the Prairie

Monday, April 8

Watch the total solar eclipse and enjoy live music featuring Ted Yoder at Shawnee Prairie Preserve! There will also be food trucks on-site, including Lila's Outside Café, Chetter Butts and Kona Ice!

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS

Tickets are required ... one per vehicle. Your vehicle ticket includes​ solar eclipse viewing glasses for your party (one per person, limit of six).

Shawnee Prairie Preserve

4267 OH-502

Greenville, OH 45331

Phone: (937) 37-548-0165

Website: Darke County Parks

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Additional Viewing Locations

Monday, April 8

Find a great place to view the Total Solar Eclipse below! Locations may not be offering music, food trucks, etc. Click links for more info!

Darke County Fairgrounds

Grace Church (Greenville)

J&M Ranch

Village of Arcanum

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