2024 Solar EclipseVisitor Information
Eclipse in Van Buren, AR
On April 8, 2024, the “Great North America Eclipse” will take place in the United States. Arkansas, including a part of Crawford County, will be in the path of “totality.” This is when the sun will be fully blocked from view by the moon.
Van Buren is just outside the path of totality at a 99.849% obscuration. The eclipse will begin in Van Buren at 12:32 pm and end at 3:09 pm with maximum coverage at 1:50 pm.
For more information on the solar eclipse in America, visit National Eclipse.
For more information on the solar eclipse in Arkansas, visit Arkansas Eclipse.
Due to the expected level of traffic, ARDOT has prepared a traffic management plan. Click here to read the 2024 Solar Eclipse Traffic Management Plan.
While you’re here, make sure to explore the amazing restaurants, shopping, and attractions in our area!
Below is a list of resources to help you plan your visit to Crawford County.
911 for Fire, Police and EMS
1903 Fayetteville Road
S & S Citgo
2208 Alma Highway
Google Map Link
Electric Vehicle Charging Station: