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The City of Maumelle Presents: BlackOut on the Boulevard - A Spectacular Solar Eclipse Festival  

Maumelle, Arkansas - The City of Maumelle is thrilled to announce its highly anticipated event, BlackOut on the Boulevard - a Solar Eclipse Festival! On April 8, 2024 an astronomical spectacle will grace Maumelle with a mesmerizing total eclipse lasting an incredible 3 minutes and 17 seconds. Anticipation is soaring as we prepare to welcome thousands of visitors from various countries, states, and communities to share in this extraordinary experience.

In collaboration with the Maumelle Chamber of Commerce, the City of Maumelle has organized a remarkable 4-day festival, showcasing an array of activities and attractions for both residents and guests. As we strive to provide an unforgettable celebration, BlackOut on the Boulevard will offer prime viewing areas, catering to eclipse enthusiasts eager to witness this rare natural phenomenon.

The festival will include: live music at Lake Willastein, a family-friendly kiddie zone, bounce houses, food trucks, vendor booths, and more

Join us in Maumelle on April 8, 2024, as we come together under the cosmos to celebrate the remarkable BlackOut on the Boulevard - a Solar Eclipse Festival that promises to be an experience of wonder, unity, and joy.

What does this mean for Arkansas?

The Great North American Eclipse is set for April 8, 2024, and Maumelle, Arkansas will be a wonderful place to enjoy this historic event. Two-thirds of the state will be in the path of totality. 

The last solar eclipse in North America was 2017.

For more information or if you have questions email, the Eclipse Committee