When's the last time you just stopped the madness and stared up at the night sky, looking at the stars? Too long?

You've got time to make plans to see the Perseid meteor showers over Michigan next month - the Michigan DNR has info here on what they've got planned.

 

Get more info at michigan.gov/darksky in addition to the list below. 
Camp under the stars
To take full advantage of the meteor showers that are estimated to take place Aug. 9-16, visitors are encouraged to make camping reservations throughout the week and sleep under the stars. To check camping availability in state parks and make a reservation, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-44PARKS.
For more information about these events, contact Elissa Buck at bucke@michigan.gov or 989-313-0000.