2024 Solar Eclipse

Visitor 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.

Travel Resources

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

CVS
2214 Fayetteville Road
M-F 9am-1:30pm – 2pm-7pm
Sat-Sun 10am-1:30pm – 2pm-6pm
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Harps/Price Cutter
120 Cloverleaf Plaza
M-F 9am-7pm
Sat 9am-2pm
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Hudson Discount Pharmacy
1609 E. Main Street
M-F 8am-6pm
Sat 8:30am-12pm
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Langston’s Drug Store
1202 E. Main Street
M-F 9am-5:30pm
Sat 9am-12pm
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Pharmacy Express
1515 Fayetteville Road
M-F 9am-6pm
Sat 9am-1pm
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Super-Sav Drugs
2215 Alma Highway
M-F 8:30am-6pm
Sat 8:30am-1pm
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Walgreen’s
1601 Fayetteville Road
M-Sun 9am-5pm
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Walmart Pharmacy
2214 Fayetteville Rd

M-Sat 9am-7pm
Sun 10am-6pm
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Gasoline:

Murphy USA
2210 Fayetteville Road
4:30 am – Midnight
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Phillips 66
2203 Fayetteville Road
Always open
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Citgo
1903 Fayetteville Road
Always open

S & S Citgo
2208 Alma Highway
Always open
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Larry’s Conoco
1720 Fayetteville Road
M-F 6am-9pm
Sat 7am-9pm
Sun 8am-8pm
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Casey’s General Store
500 Pointer Trail
M-Sun 5 am-11pm
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Casey’s General Store
2815 Alma Highway
M-Sun 5 am-11pm
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Valero
712 Broadway St
M-Sat 5am-10pm
Sun 5am-9pm
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Kum & Go
2720 Alma Highway
Always open
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Electric Vehicle Charging Station:

Casey’s General Store
500 Pointer Trail
M-Sun 5 am-11pm
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