Weather Alert

Meteor Watch Event at Elephant Rocks Changed from Tonight to Saturday Night

(Graniteville) Due to clouds in the forecast, the Perseid Meteor Shower viewing event at Elephant Rocks State Park in Iron County has been pushed back from tonight to Saturday night.

To mark this year’s biggest summer meteor shower, Elephant Rocks State Park staff invites you to a rare after-dark event at 8 Saturday.

Participants are encouraged to be respectful of other visitors and to bring portable chairs and blankets.

Avoid excessive use of artificial lights and excessive noise during the event.

No tents or other invasive camping equipment, such as propane heaters or lanterns, will be allowed.

And no campfires will be allowed.

Telescopes and binoculars are not needed to view the shower but are welcome.

Elephant Rocks State Park is located off Highway 21 in Graniteville.

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