5 NYC Spots Offering Solar Eclipse Specials and Watch Parties

As celestial enthusiasts eagerly anticipate the rare spectacle of a solar eclipse, restaurants across the city are preparing to celebrate this cosmic event with delectable bites and exclusive drink specials! Here are 5 delightful spots to score Solar Eclipse specials and watch parties to enjoy with loved ones, featuring views and cocktails.

Experience The Solar Eclipse at Upstairs at The Kimberly on 4/8

Experience the Solar Eclipse in all its glory at Upstairs at The Kimberly (145 E. 50th St.) on Monday, April 8th. The rooftop will open early, at 3pm for the spectacle in the sky. The rooftop's signature Cilantro Sol cocktail, made with Casamigos Blanco Tequila, cilantro, pineapple, ginger, chili pepper, and lime, will be specially priced at $15 for the occasion and will come with a complimentary pair of Solar Eclipse glasses while supplies last. For more information, visit www.upstairsnyc.com

 Flatiron NoMad Partnership & the Simons Foundation Hosts Solar Eclipse Viewing Party

Flatiron NoMad Partnership and the Simons Foundation will host a free Solar Eclipse Viewing Party, featuring an afternoon of science and family-friendly activities in celebration of the rare and unique phenomenon that is expected to occur around 3:15 PM. Free ISO-Certified Solar Eclipse Glasses will be passed out by the Simons Foundation, while supplies last. More info can be found here

Experience The Solar Eclipse at Haven Rooftop

Haven Rooftop above the Sanctuary Hotel (132 W. 47th Street) in Midtown is ready for Solar Eclipse enthusiasts to escape to. Enjoy happy hour from 3pm - 6pm with $6 select wines, $9 wine and champagne, and $10 margaritas, vodka & mixer and Gin & Tonics bar side only. 


Solar Eclipse Watch Party @230 Fifth Rooftop 

Join the fun on April 8, 2024, atop New York City's largest rooftop to embrace a unique celestial spectacle—the last total solar eclipse visible from the contiguous United States until 2044. As we pause to gaze skyward, NYC will experience 90 percent totality. Weather allowing, we'll share in the awe of this rare astronomical event together. More info can be found here

Solar Eclipse Watch Party @230 Fifth Rooftop

Daintree Hosts a Happy Hour Cocktails 

Daintree (25 W 38th St), the intimate cocktail lounge and rooftop destination on the top floor of Hotel Hendricks in Midtown, will open early (weather permitting). The specialty cocktail bar with spectacular NYC skyline views will offer happy hour drinks to those looking to score a view of the phenomenon. 

Image courtesy of Alexandro Loayza

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