Experience the 2017 total solar eclipse from the sweetest view in America- Sweetwater, TN! Make lifelong memories at the Eclipse 2017 festival 10 to 5 on Monday, August 21, 2017 in beautiful, historic downtown Sweetwater. Vendors, music, dancing, learn to moonwalk, have a Moon Pie, and more! Family fun for a once-in-a-lifetime experience! For the true space enthusiast, Sweetwater is a prime location, projected for 2 minutes and 37 seconds of totality. The rural valley leaves wide open space for beautiful views and photography opportunities. Easy to reach- just off Interstate 75. Make your plans today- our hotels are filling quickly!