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Central Texas Solar Eclipse Events Worth Attending

Central Texas is the prime location for watching the 2024 Total Solar Eclipse on Monday, April 8th. This total solar eclipse will be the last one to go over the United States for two decades, making it a must-see event. What better place to view the eclipse than from the wide open skies of the Texas Hill Country?

William Chris Wine Company has two vineyards, William Chris Vineyards and Uplift Vineyard, that will be hosting over-the-top events for those looking for a place to enjoy the eclipse.

William Chris Vineyards

Known as one of the World’s Best Vineyard’s, William Chris Vineyards, located in Hye, Texas, will host an unforgettable celestial celebration in honor of the eclipse. Bringing together Texas wine and Texas skies, the vineyard will have the ultimate viewing party complete with astronomer-led lessons, wine barrel tastings, a country music concert with KJ97 and iHeart Radio and more. Tickets for the event are still available and can be purchased online for $400. In addition to the above, the ticket price includes a welcome glass of wine, parking on site, William Chris Vineyards picnic blanket, solar eclipse glasses, event poster, swag bag with two bottles of the exclusive eclipse wine and breakfast and lunch by esteemed Austin Chef Michael Fojatasek of Olamaie

Central Texas Solar Eclipse Events Worth Attending

Uplift Vineyard

Uplift Vineyard will celebrate the occasion with an intimate all-day event featuring some of the greatest talents in the world of food and wine. The vineyard is perfectly situated along the path of totality and will experience nearly 4 and a half minutes of total eclipse. The exclusive event will feature brunch and dinner cooked live fire throughout the day by James Beard Award Winner, Jesse Griffiths of Dai Due, a master blending session with Multi-100-point Winemaker, Jean Hoefliger and Uplift Winemaker, Claire Richardson, two bottles of Uplift Eclipse Red Wine (a limited production bottle made special for the occasion), an astronomer on site for eclipse talks and commentary throughout event, special surprises and gifts from Uplift and of course wine. Tickets for the event are still available and can be purchased online for $925. 

Central Texas Solar Eclipse Events Worth Attending

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