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Where To Watch The Solar Eclipse In Plano, Texas

Get the best view for the highly anticipated event

Various events and viewing parties have been arranged throughout North Texas for those enthusiastic about delving into the science and marvel of the eclipse. North Texas visitors and residents have many opportunities to witness this extraordinary cosmic phenomenon up close.

The eclipse's path will unfold across the Dallas-Fort Worth area, commencing at approximately 1:39:56 p.m., gradually enveloping Fort Worth and Dallas around 1:40:12 p.m. and subsequently extending to Plano. By approximately 1:41:35 p.m., the spectacle will reach Frisco, followed closely by McKinney at 1:41:48 p.m. The duration of totality is expected to last up to an impressive 4 minutes and 27 seconds.

Here’s where to watch in Plano:

Legacy West Rooftop Watch Party

Where: Legacy West, Garage G - Level 5
When: 11 a.m. - 4 p..m
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Legacy West will be hosting the ultimate rooftop viewing party for those hoping to take part in this celestial event. Featuring live entertainment by DJ Richy Smart, attendees will be able to take part in fun-filled activities and photo moments suitable for all ages, ensuring an unforgettable experience for everyone.

Delicious treats from local vendors and Legacy West's favorite spots will also be available for purchase. 

Total Solar Eclipse at the Library

Where: Haggard Library, Plano
When: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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Experience the awe-inspiring celestial phenomenon of a total solar eclipse on April 8 with Haggard Library. Limited supplies of viewing glasses are available.

Windhaven Meadows Park & Oak Point Park

Where: Windhaven Meadows Park, Oak Point Park and Nature Preserve, Plano
When: 12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
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Plano finds itself on the path of totality for the total solar eclipse. Watch the phenomenon unfold from Windhaven Meadows Park and Oak Point Park and Nature Preserve in Plano from 12:00 to 3:30 p.m. Whether you make it a weekend getaway or join in for the day, these are two great spots to enjoy with friends and family.

To see the full list of eclipse events in Collin County and Dallas visit the link here.  

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