You have a great chance to see the total solar eclipse this month as it crosses the US from Oregon at 10:15am PDT to South Carolina, exiting at 2:50pm EDT. The eclipse will be viewable from most locations, but it won't be a total eclipse unless you are close to the path - so check the NASA maps here.
Maine will only see a 50% to 60% eclipse, 75% in San Francisco, 85% in Orlando and Chicago, 60% in Los Angeles, and San Antonio, TX. 80% eclipses for Cleveland, Pittsburgh, and DC. Check the NASA maps here.
Total solar eclipse on Mon, August 21, 2017
about 2:30 pm over western NC.
The 2017 eclipse path crosses the US from Columbia, SC to Salem, OR.