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New York's Falls to the Finger Lakes
New York's Falls to the Finger Lakes

Public Eclipse Viewing Location | WNY Gas & Steam Engine Grounds


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Head to the countryside to view the eclipse!  The 175-acre WNY Gas & Steam Engine Association invites you for a free public viewing event on Monday, April 8th! 
Bring your chairs and enjoy the club grounds and view limited exhibits of historical equipment in the buildings. Be sure to check out the iconic Eclipse Frick Steam Engine tractor that's on site for a fun photo op!  
The event is carry in-carry out, so pack a picnic, dress for the day and take in the amazing sight!
Also offering:
  • Tram rides w/ our Frick Eclipse
  • Frick Eclipse belting demonstrations
  • Blacksmith Shop Demonstration
  • Tractors, Hit n Miss, and more!
  • Hot Foods & Drinks will be available for purchase.
  • Free Commemorative GeneSEEtheEclipse ISO Certified Safe Solar Glasses while supplies last.
The grounds will be open 10am-5pm.  Donations accepted. 
All you can eat!!!
$12 for Adults
$5 for children 5-12
Toddlers 4 and under are FREE.
Cash only. Pro tip: Arrive early!
The grounds is also offering primitive camping for the weekend.  You can find those details here.

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