Areas of Beckley Creek and Turkey Run Open Overnight for Meteor Shower

The annual Perseid meteor shower is scheduled to peak from 12:00 AM to Dawn the morning of Friday, August 12. To allow visitors to enjoy this spectacular, natural wonder, areas of Beckley Creek Park and Turkey Run Park will remain open overnight on Thursday, August 11.

For an optimal, 360-degree view of the sky, visitors can view the shower at the following locations:

Restrooms will not be open. All areas will return to our standard “Dawn to Dusk” hours the evening of Friday, August 12. 

Perseid Meteor Shower Guide - Space.com

Become a Member