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Sun, Apr 07



X Marks The Spot

This exciting celestial phenomenon happens as the moon completely blocks the sun, daytime becomes a deep twilight, and the sun's corona shimmers in the darkened sky. Paducah will be in darkness for approximately 1 minute and 52 seconds for the April 2024 eclipse.

X Marks The Spot
X Marks The Spot

Time & Location

Apr 07, 2024, 12:00 PM CDT – Apr 08, 2024, 5:00 PM CDT

Paducah, Broadway St, Paducah, KY 42001, USA

About the event

As the celestial dance prepares to cast its shadow over Paducah, Simply Amazing Apples is thrilled to announce our exclusive setup at the heart of this astronomical marvel - X Marks The Spot in Downtown Paducah. On April 8th, 2024, at 2 pm, witness the splendor of the universe with us as the day turns to twilight for a captivating 1 minute and 52 seconds during North America's second total solar eclipse in seven years.

What Makes This Event Unique? Paducah, Kentucky, finds itself in a privileged position within the path of totality, offering an unparalleled vantage point for this rare celestial event. As the moon obscures the sun, the day will momentarily pause, enveloping the city in a breathtaking twilight. This phenomenon promises an unforgettable spectacle, accentuated by the shimmering corona of the sun.

Why Simply Amazing Apples? In the midst of this cosmic celebration, Simply Amazing Apples will be your beacon of delight, offering a range of delicious, caramel apples that are as extraordinary as the eclipse itself. Our stand in Downtown Paducah will not only provide a feast for your taste buds but also ensure that your eclipse experience is complemented with the freshest, most delicious flavors.

Experience Downtown Paducah: Seize this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore the historic charm of Downtown Paducah. With a variety of shopping boutiques, gourmet dining experiences, and cultural museums open during the festival, there’s plenty to discover and enjoy. Indulge in the unique tastes and sights of Paducah as the city comes alive in anticipation of the eclipse.

Plan Your Visit:

  • Date of the Eclipse: April 8th, 2024
  • Totality in Paducah:
  1. 12:42 p.m. eclipse begins
  2. 2:00 p.m. totality begins
  3. 2:02 p.m. totality ends
  4. 3:18 p.m. eclipse ends
  • Festival Times: Explore downtown shops, restaurants, and bars throughout the day.

For further details on watch parties, lodging, and parking in Historic Downtown Paducah, be sure to consult the Paducah Visitor's Bureau for comprehensive guides and information.

Join Simply Amazing Apples at X Marks The Spot: Prepare to be enthralled by the celestial spectacle while enjoying the unmatched taste of our apples, a perfect companion to this astronomical event. Whether you're an eclipse chaser, a local resident, or a visitor drawn to the magic of the moment, Simply Amazing Apples promises to make your experience even more memorable.

Mark your calendars and make your way to Downtown Paducah for an event that transcends the ordinary. Let’s celebrate the wonders of the cosmos together, with Simply Amazing Apples at your side. See you there!

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