Astronomy Program - Geminids Meteor Shower

At Poinsett State Park

Pull up a chair and gather ‘round the campfire with Ranger Lauren for a fun night filled with s’mores and stars! The Geminids Meteor Shower is known as the “king of the meteor showers” and, when viewed from the Sumter area, will show about 87 multicolor meteors per hour.


  • December 13, 2019, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Meeting Place

    Park Office

    What to Bring

    Binoculars or a telescope if you have them, chairs/blankets, insect repellent, and water.

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