Less than thirty days away before the total solar eclipse party in Franklin, NC. To be exact, it’ll be on Monday, August 21, 2017. Come join Last Five Standing as they provide the entertainment in the middle of town the whole afternoon. There are still accommodations near Franklin available if you’re interested in getting there a day early and bypassing all the traffic. Franklin, NC is roughly 16 miles north of Dillard, GA – if you’re coming from Atlanta, go 85N to 985N. The road will turn into US-23 (there’s a huge RaceTrac gas station on the right when it does). Just follow US-23 for roughly 72 miles and you’ll arrive to the middle of the party.
“The town of Franklin is located in the mountains of Western North Carolina surrounded by streams & waterfalls, and offers a wealth of things to do.” It’s definitely a beautiful place to experience the 2017 solar eclipse! For more details, go to the official website of the Town of Franklin, North Carolina.