If you are planning an overnight trip to view the spectacular 2017 eclipse in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, you might want to begin making those reservations now. Hopkinsville is a relatively small city in Kentucky and has somewhat limited accommodations. You can find places to stay in Hopkinsville here.
You can also consider backcountry camping in the Land Between The Lakes, which is about 30-45 minutes away from Hopkinsville.
You can find several things to do in Hopkinsville and the nearby Kentucky Lake, Lake Barkley, Land Between The Lakes area.