Experience The 2024 Solar Eclipse In Kokomo

Millions Of Visitors Expected Across The State

On April 8, 2024, Indiana will experience a total eclipse of the sun. This incredible occurrence will draw tourists from around the nation to our state. Every part of Indiana will experience either 100% totality or 90% totality, allowing everyone to witness this amazing event.

Top 5 Things You Should Know

Day & Time

A Total Solar Eclipse will be held on Monday, April 8, 2024. Totality in Kokomo will be approximately 40 seconds at 3:08 PM. However, Partial Eclipse will begin at 1:51 PM until approximately 4:23 PM.

Eye Safety

Eye safety is very important! You must use solar eclipse viewing glasses to view the eclipse safely. These are different than sunglasses.

Protect Your Phone

The sun can damage your phone or camera if you take photos of the Eclipse without a proper filter.

Plan Ahead

Plan ahead if you will be traveling in/to/from Kokomo (especially after 3:00 PM) and we recommend using alternative routes away from major roadways.

Partial Eclipse Safety

During the time of Partial Eclipse (this is any time pre and post totality), you shouldn’t look at the sun without protection for your eyes. Make sure kids are aware of this too!

Frequently Asked Questions

Will the Kokomo City-Line Trolley be running on April 8?

Yes, the Kokomo City-Line Trolley will be operating with regular hours on Monday, April 8, 2024. For more information about public transportation in Kokomo, visit The City of Kokomo’s website.

Will local schools be open the day of the eclipse?

Kokomo School Corporation – Online learning
Eastern Howard School Corporation – Online learning
Western School Corporation – Synchronous learning day
Northwestern School Corporation – No school
Taylor School Corporation – No school

Information provided by the Kokomo Tribune

Totally Fun Eclipse Facts

Curious about the eclipse? Find answers here.

Sources: visitindiana.com and science.nasa.gov

Solar Eclipse Path of Totality


Visit Indiana provides information from across the state regarding the 2024 Solar Eclipse.


Visit the official website of the Indiana State Government to learn more about the 2024 Solar Eclipse.

NASA Science

Lots of good information on how to get ready for the 2024 Solar Eclipse, including safety measures and what to expect.

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Make the most of your trip to Kokomo!

Live music, festivals, local dining, eclectic nightlife and unique shopping. Set against a backdrop of historic buildings and public art spaces, the city center is home to unique experiences and tastes.

Authentic Italian favorites, burgers, barbecue, craft beer and cocktails, and of course, the Indiana favorite – the breaded tenderloin. You’ll find it all here in Kokomo!

Plan to stay in Kokomo!
Enjoy a comfortable stay in one of Kokomo’s many hotels. There are rooms and suites to fit any budget.

Make sure to check out all the other awesome things happening in Kokomo. Visit our calendar for fun things to do for you and your family.