Wild Center logoTupper Lake, N.Y. - To celebrate the Apr. 8 total solar eclipse, The Wild Center will open its 115-acre campus from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Apr. 6-8 for a weekend of eclipse themed activities. Highlights of the event include glass blowing demonstrations from The Corning Museum of Glass Mobile Hot Shop, commemorative eclipse tattoos from Plain Jane Tattoos, solar-powered maple tastings and tours, and more!

We invite you attend on Apr. 6 and 7, when it will be less crowded.


  • Patrons receiving commemorative tattoos
  • Interviews with The Wild Center staff and visitors
  • Patrons viewing glass-blowing demonstrations
  • A pair of oversized viewing glasses
  • Visitors engaging with Planet Adirondack programming and other hands-on activities

WHERE: The Wild Center 

45 Museum Drive 

Tupper Lake, NY 12986 

WHEN: Saturday, Apr. 6 & Sunday, Apr. 7 (The Wild Center will be open for the eclipse, but Saturday and Sunday will be less crowded)

DETAILS: More information about the Totality Festival and other eclipse programming can be found at wildcenter.org/eclipse


Media Contact:

Colleen Onuffer

Break the Ice Media


C: 716-864-1263


The Wild Center Contact:

Jennifer Tremblay Moore

Marketing & Communications Manager, The Wild Center


O: (518) 359-7800, ext.1-131