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Meteor Shower Event

Aug 12, 2014 @ 11:00 pm - Aug 13, 2014 @ 5:00 am

Observatory Park to be open all night for annual meteor shower

Make it a tradition and spend the night in your Observatory Park for the annual Perseids Meteor Shower.

What: Meteor Shower Event
When: Tuesday, August 12, to Wednesday, August 13 – 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Where: Observatory Park

perseidsBest viewing should be from 1 to 3 a.m., so dress warmly; pack some bug spray, something warm to drink, a reclining lawn chair and some blankets; and head out to Ohio’s only International Dark Sky Park to lay back and enjoy the show.

There will be no formal program, but a naturalist and other astronomers will be on hand to answer questions and point out other interesting objects in the summer sky.

Now if only we could predict the weather! A chart of the skies over Observatory Park can always be found online under the Dark Sky Park tab.

Observatory Park is wheelchair/stroller accessible. Call 440-286-9516 with questions. CLICK HERE to learn more about Observatory Park.

Geauga Park District is online, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Details

Start:
Aug 12, 2014 @ 11:00 pm
End:
Aug 13, 2014 @ 5:00 am

Venue

Observatory Park
10610 Clay St
Montville, OH 44064 United States
Phone:
4402869516