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Eclipse Blackout 2017

Time:7/6/17 at 9:10 am - 8/22/17 at 9:10 am
Location:Sanford Stadium, Monday, August 21, 2017, from 1 pm to 4 pm (Peak Darkness 2:38 pm)
Host:Dr. John Knox

UGA is in a great position to view a 99.1% "blackout" from a total solar eclipse.


Why you should come:

Free custom GA viewing glasses to the first 5,000 guests

Optimal viewing from the stadium (Peak Darkness 2:38 pm)

Views from around world on the Jumbo Screen

and more . . . 


The Great American Eclipse

Time:7/28/17 at 1:00 pm - 8/22/17 at 10:10 am
Location:Sanford Stadium
Sponsored By:Georgia Athletic Association, Franklin College Arts and Sciences, Dr. John Knox, UGA Atmospheric Sciences Program, UGA Geography
Host:John Knox

On campus, Sanford Stadium will host the “Eclipse Blackout between the Hedges” from 1:00 p.m.– 4:00 p.m.