Witness the Wonder:


APRIL 8th, 2024
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When & Where

Sunday, April 7th - Monday, April 8th
Sunday: Gates open at 6:00 pm for car camping to beat the Monday traffic. Monday: Gates open at 7:00 am for tailgate.
At the Historic Texas Motorplex
Located in Ellis County, Texas Motorplex is just 45 minutes south of Dallas and 1 hour from Waco.
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Witness the Wonder:

2024 Total Solar Eclipse

Experience the celestial event of a lifetime at Camp Cosmico's Eclipse Festival. As the moon casts its shadow across the sun, plunge into darkness and witness the breathtaking corona in a rare moment of totality.

With one of the longest durations of visibility in North America, our festival offers the perfect vantage point to behold the awe-inspiring spectacle. Don't miss your chance to be part of history—join us for an eclipse viewing like no other.

Here's what to expect

This is some copy introducing the fun things to do at this part of the event.

Food trucks and essential amenities on site

Watch as the eclipse path passes directly overhead

Eclipse glasses included with your vehicle pass

need to know:

Passes are sold PER VEHICLE and include glasses for everyone in your party.
Passes include optional car camping Sunday Night.


Sunday, April 7th, 2024
Gates open for car campers.
Monday, April 8th, 2024
Gates open.
We recommend arriving no later than 9:00 am to avoid traffic.
Eclipse viewing. Totality expected around 1:23 pm.


Monday, APRIL 8TH

Vehicle access to the tailgate parking lot. Includes eclipse viewing glasses.
(Ticket prices are per vehicle. Limit 6 persons per vehicle.)
Vehicle Pass
early bird
Save $20!
Vehicle Pass
day of
(If reservations are not sold out)
General Admission
early bird
Save $25!
General Admission
(If reservations are not sold out)

Want to make it A WEEKEND?

We'd love for you to join us for the whole weekend! From Drag Racing to Skygazing, there's plenty do do. Learn more about what's happening the entire weekend and check the ticket options below.

drag racing

Come see the world’s BIGGEST gathering of Funny Cars

  • Single-day tickets available for Thursday, Friday, or Saturday
  • Race pass available for all 3 days (save 30%!)
  • Kids 12 and under are free and do not require a ticket
  • Champion’s Club level tickets include meals, private restrooms, bar access, and VIP parking
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ECLIPSE festival

Secure a safe place to pull off the road and set up your chairs!

  • Festival tickets include access to Festival Grounds on Monday (7am-5pm)
  • Festival tickets include eclipse glasses
  • Kids 7 and under are free and don’t require a ticket
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Stay off the highways during the eclipse traffic and make it an epic camping adventure.

  • Tent Camping
  • Glamping
  • Motorhome Sites
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Wanna Stay the Night?

Interested in staying the night? Check out all our options below to make the most out of your trip.

Glamping & Camping Options

Multiple options available. Camp Thursday-Saturday for the racing, Saturday-Tuesday for the lanterns & eclipse.

  • Tent Camping
  • Glamping
  • Motorhome Sites
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festival faq's

When can I buy tickets?
Regular-season pricing starts on February 2nd and ticket pricing moves from tier to tier as capacity limits are sold. Ticket prices and tiers are subject to availability.
What tickets are available?
Single-day tickets are available for Sunday and Monday. Weekend passes are available if you want a Texas-sized weekend.
Do I need a ticket for each day?
Separate tickets are available for each day. If you want to attend multiple days you’ll need multiple tickets or a weekend pass. Tickets are non-transferrable from day to day. Weekend passes are available at a killer discount.
Why should I buy my tickets early?
Our tickets work on a time & quantity tier system. Ticket prices increase as we get closer to the event. This means that the price you see now is most likely the lowest it will be for the rest of the season.


Fill out the form below to join the Camp Cosmico waitlist… and then get ready for the most unforgettable event!

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