The total solar eclipse on Monday is the first to cross the entire continental U.S. since 1918, and viewing parties are being hosted across the Triangle.
Reservations are recommended where available.
N.C. State: From 1-4 p.m., screens will carry eclipse simulcasts in the Fishbowl at the James B. Hunt Jr. Library and the Fishbowl Forum at the D.H. Hill Library. The NCSU Brickyard also will host an eclipse celebration beginning at 12:30 p.m. outside the D.H. Hill Library. The events are free and open to the public.
Hibernian Irish Pub Glenwood South: 1:30 p.m. rooftop party, 311 Glenwood Ave.
Solas Raleigh: 1:30 p.m. rooftop party, 419 Glenwood Ave.
Hibernian North Raleigh: 1:30 p.m. patio party, 8021 Falls of Neuse Road.
Xoco Raleigh Mexican Grill: 1:30 p.m. patio party, 410 Glenwood Ave.
The Station: 1:30 p.m. patio party, 701 N. Person St.
Watts & Ward: 1:30 p.m. patio party, 200 S. Blount St.
Raleigh Beer Garden: 2-4 p.m. party with G105s Bob and The Showgram in the event field. Free ...