Event Dates for 2016
Mon21Aug201710 am to 4 pmKimmswick
Solar Eclipse Experience Kimmswick (SEEK)
American sky watchers will be treated to a rare and spectacular celestial show, the first total solar eclipse visible from the United States in nearly four decades, and Kimmswick will be in the perfect vantage point!
Bring your blankets and lawn chairs, family members, friends and neighbors. There will be trivia, raffles, music, and JC Corcoran, from 93.1, will be doing a live remote. There will also be t-shirts, caps, posters, solar eclipse glasses, balloons and hand fans available for purchase.
The World Famous Ted Wright has worked his magical talent on the beautiful piece of artwork to commemorate this historic event. It will be on the memorabilia for purchase and our giveaways!
The Kimmswick Merchants will have plenty of photo ops available while you do a" seek and find “throughout the day. When you are finished with the contest your name will be placed in a drawing for a wonderful gift basket with lots of goodies!
Make sure you stop by Team Eclipse booth and sign your name and some thoughts of the day in our guest book...After the event is over, this book will be on display at our beautiful Historical Society Museum on 3rd street. You can come back years later and look up your name and your thoughts
Additionally, all of the shops and restaurants will be open for this special day.
Come spend the day in the wonderful town of Kimmswick ....where we always have the welcome mat out for our visitors!
Event sponsored by MIDWEST BANK CENTRE, BTK CONSTRUCTION LLC, CITY OF KIMMSWICK, KIMMSWICK MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION, AND THE KIMMSWICK HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Kimmswick Events include: Apple Butter Festival, 5Kimmswick, Strawberry Festival, Witches’ Night Out, Daylily Sale, Deer Widows’ Weekend, Christmas Festival, Cookie Walk, Anheuser Thursdays, Shop 4 A Cure, Shop Til’ Tea