Solar 17 @ Lake Murray


  • Dreher Shoals Dam, Columbia, SC 29212 (see map)
  • (803) 781-5940
  • Date: 08/21/2017 - 08/21/2017
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

    Be sure to come experience Solar 17 @ Lake Murray on Monday, August 21st!   Lake Murray will have one of the largest viewing areas.  Also, be sure to purchase your solar eclipse t-shirt and solar eclipse keepsake print. Details below.  

    Overview of event:

    • Event will take place at both park sites of Lake Murray Dam ( Lexington and Irmo sides- park fees will apply)
    • This is a non ticketed event. 
    • FREE water will be offered the day of the event while supplies last
    • Click HERE for official amenities and rules of the Lexington and Irmo Public Parks
    • *All parking at the Lake Murray Dam Park Sites will be first come first serve

    Park Hours:

    • 11am-8pm Monday-Friday
    • Solar event will take place between 11am-3pm on Monday the 21st


    • $3 Cars & Trucks
    • $2 Motorcycles
    • $5 Buses

    * Again, all parking at the Lake Murray Dam park sites will be FIRST COME FIRST SERVE.*

     Solar Eclipse memorabilia are available at our Visitor Center (2184 N. Lake Drive, Columbia) or online.  Click HERE for online item purchases. 

    Items include:

    • Commemorative solar eclipse event T-shirts for sale.  (Front and back of T-shirt pictured below.)
      • Smalls - XL ($15 )
      • Solar Eclipse Print - 18" x 24" ($12 )

    Click HERE to purchase your solar t-shirt and solar print online.  



    Solar Print

    18" x 24" Print Size 

    *Sponsored by Michelin 

    *In partnership with WLTX News 19

    Event organizers: Capital City/Lake Murray Country RTB, Irmo Chamber of Commerce and Lexington Chamber of Commerce

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Columbia, SC 29212
Phone: (803) 781-5940
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