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Elba NY Public Eclipse Festivities | Village of Elba


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Elba, NY has joined the party!  Check out this schedule of activities for April 8th and join in the fun:

8:00am-8:00pm - Out of This World Event-Day Specials: Chap's Diner, 5 S. Main St., Elba

  • also offering grab and go at the pick up window for wings, mozzarella sticks, pizza logs & more.

Noon-5:00pm - Eclipse Themed gifts and candy: The Sweet Life Country Store, 100 S. Main St., Elba

  • also offering Circle B Wines

1:00-4:00pm - Viewing Block Party: Elba Central School, 57 S. Main St., Elba

  • Live Music by The Front Porch Pickers
  • Face-painting, games & activities & more
  • Food & drinks for purchase including: hot dogs, burgers, nachos, baked goods and onion soup -hot chocolate, coffee, flavored lemonade.
  • Martial Arts demo by AmeriKick Batavia
  • Chap's Diner will have a special dessert table featuring their famous sweets. For purchase will include caramel apple pie, rasberry dream pie, coconut cream pie and Texas chocolate sheet cake. 
  • Elba Eclipse bumper stickers for sale (free bag of Elba onions with purchase) will benefit the Jordyn Torrey Augello Foundation.
  • Purchase your "I saw the Solar Eclipse in Elba, NY" shirt - limited quantities available.

Free Public Viewing & Parking Location - Elba's Veteran's Memorial Park, Main St., Elba

  • Parking first come, first served.

Know before you go:

Limited parking on Village streets. Bring your safe viewing glasses. 


There will be a shuttle running a continuous loop from 1-4:30 or so.  People can park anywhere in the village of Elba and make their way to the shuttles.  They are handicap accessible.  There is no cost (but we will have a donation bucket for the Elba Central School scholarship fund). 

Shuttle Bus Route:

Stop #1: Elba Central School

Stop #2: Sweet Life Country Store

Stop #3: Elba's Veteran's Memorial Park

Stop #4: Chap's Diner

Stop #5: Presbyterian Church

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