Unique Eclipse Viewing Event at Brooks Stadium
By West Kentucky Star Staff
PADUCAH, KY - Ballparks and sunshine go hand-in-hand, and during the solar eclipse on August 21, Brooks Stadium will host "Pitch Dark in the Ballpark."

The event will feature music, food, eclipse glasses, free parking, and narration of the celestial event.

Live music will be performed by Haleigh Martin, Brooks Stadium's concession stands will be open, and you'll get a description of what's happening in the sky from Bristol Broadcasting's meteorologist Lew Jetton.

Those who attend can sit in the stands at historic Brooks Stadium, or bring a blanket and sit on the baseball field. Gates will open at 11 am.

Partial eclipse will start just before noon, with 2 minutes and 21 seconds of totality beginning at 1:22 pm.

Tickets are $15 and include parking and eclipse glasses. Click the link below to buy tickets in advance.

This event is sponsored by Bristol Broadcasting, which owns

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Link for tickets to Pitch Dark in the Ballpark

Published 04:22 AM, Saturday Aug. 19, 2017
Updated 08:26 AM, Saturday Aug. 19, 2017

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