Total Solar Eclipse in Westport

Aug 15, 2017 | Events, Latest News

The Total Solar Eclipse is coming up quick on Monday, August 21st! This is the first occurrence in US history and Westport is lucky to be getting a great view! So, looking to find a spot to view the total solar eclipse? What better viewing than on one of the many patios in Westport? Be at these Westport spots for a view of the shadow of the moon completely obscuring the sun. Most importantly, the eclipse begins at 11:41am, full eclipse is at 1:08pm and eclipse ends at 2:35pm, so plan accordingly and get ready to view the total blackout!

Char Bar – Join Char Bar on the patio for a Solar Eclipse Watch Party from 11:30am – 2:30pm! Glasses to view the Eclipse will be provided for every guest. Also, enjoy food and drinks specials to go along with your view!


Harpo’s – Head to the Harpo’s patio to view the event of a lifetime. While you’re there, try the Blue Moon Burger & Fries for $6.99 and wash it down with $3.00 Blue Moon pints. Complimentary glasses with purchase of beverage or lunch!


HopCat – BYO solar telescope, binoculars and other retina protection devices to HopCat’s once-in-a-lifetime Hop Side of the Moon happy hour to celebrate the Total Solar Eclipse! Happy hour pricing on Local 30 beers and apps starts at 1pm and will continue through the party and the night.


McCoy’s Public House – Celebrate Solar Eclipse Day with $2.00 pints of McCoy’s Export Stout all day!


Westport Ale House – Last, Reserve your table on the Westport Ale House rooftop to view the full eclipse, which will happen at 1:08pm. To reserve, call (816) 756-5277!