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For Eclipse Weekend Movie Tickets, Lodging Available At Music Center - Brevard, NC


Last updated 8/18/2017 at 3:19pm

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Brevard Music Center will celebrate the upcoming eclipse by showing two movies, "Apollo 13" and "2001: A Space Odyssey," this weekend. Tickets for the movies and lodging on the campus are still available.

Brevard Music Center (BMC) is celebrating the upcoming total solar eclipse all weekend long with an extraordinary line-up of movies - including "Apollo 13" and "2001: A Space Odyssey" - on the big screen at Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium. Movie tickets are currently available for both Aug. 19 and Aug. 20 screenings, which begin at 8:30 p.m.

For individuals seeking family-friendly accommodations in Transylvania County during the popular weekend, several double cabins remain available to rent over Eclipse Weekend on BMC's beautiful 181-acre campus.

Detailed information on both movies and BMC accommodations can be found at eclipse or by calling the BMC Box Office at (828) 862-2105.

Two other events celebrating Eclipse Weekend at BMC, Lyle Lovett and His Large Band (8/18) and a "Total Eclipse of the Sun" Fundraiser on Aug. 21, are currently sold out. BMC's campus is closed to the general public on eclipse day, Monday, Aug. 21.

On Saturday, Aug. 19, Ron Howard's "Apollo 13" appears on the big screen at BMC's Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium (WPA), followed by Stanley Kubrick's "2001: A Space Odyssey" on Sunday, Aug. 20. BMC concessions - including beverages, candy and free popcorn - are available at WPA for both movies, which start at 8:30 p.m. General admission tickets range in price from $16 (adult) to $8 (children). Limited reserved seating in WPA is also available for $20.

For movie tickets, call the BMC Box Office at (828) 862-2105 or visit

There is no live symphony accompaniment for either movie.

BMC Accommodations

For the first time ever, Brevard Music Center is making accommodations available in a limited number of cabins on its grounds, giving families and guests a unique opportunity to experience the beauty of BMC's campus throughout Eclipse Weekend.

Each cabin sleeps four guests and a rollaway bed can be added for a child. Free movie tickets for "Apollo 13" and "2001: A Space Odyssey" are included with all accommodations. Reservations can be made online at


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