Learn more about Wilson County Fair Solar Eclipse Event.
The Wilson County Fair will open early on August 21 this year for the solar eclipse. The fair will open at 10 a.m. and offer many family-fun attractions, including educational activities beginning at 10:30 a.m. A viewing area for the eclipse will also be set up at the Motorsports Arena. *Glasses will be provided with admission, while supplies last.
The Wilson County Fair begins August 18 – 26. Tickets are $10 in advance, or $12 at the gate. Tickets for children ages six to 12 are $6 and children five and under are free.
Fair eclipse programs include (8/21):
Register for a chance to win a ride on the Ferris Wheel (aka the best seat in the house) during the period of totality.
10:30 p.m. — Welcome and Hands on Activity: “What is an Eclipse.”
11 a.m. — A Walk Through History: “Space Observation and Discovery from Ancient Civilizations to Modern Day.”
11:30 a.m. — How Farmers and Sharecroppers Planted by Lunar Phases.
Noon — Hands on Activity: “Big Sun, Small Moon? Why do they look the same size in the sky?”
12:20 p.m. — zSpace: A 3D look at a Lunar and Solar Eclipse.
12:40 p.m. — Google Expedition: Virtual Reality Adventure to the Moon.
945 E. Baddour Parkway
Lebanon, TN 37088