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Solar Eclipse Festival

The Solar Eclipse Festival was a Creamery District family event at the foot of 9th Street, Sunday, May 20, 3-7pm

It was a celebration of the amazing SOLAR ECLIPSE that occurred in the afternoon of Sunday, May 20th, 2012. Arcata was one of the BEST places to view this amazing event.

The festival featured giant puppets, stilt walkers, craft and food booths, kids craft area, dancing, Kinetic test drives, Samba Da Alegria, music from Lonesome Roses, Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir, Colin Vance & Cory Goldman, Jan Bramlett, Absynth Quintet and more!

View the Solar Eclipse Festival Photo Gallery

The event was sponsored by the Arcata Playhouse, Holly Yashi Jewelry, the Creamery District  and KHUM radio.

The Festival was FREE… with a ticketed Absynth Quintet show following the event at the Arcata Playhouse ($10 ticket available at Wildwood Music & Wildberries Market).