The New Orleans Sky Will Light Up With Shooting Stars And A Nearly Full Moon This Week

For stargazers, there’s no better event than a meteor shower. There’s something magical about watching the sky light up with endless shooting stars as they dance across the sky. The Perseid meteor shower is just a few days away, and you’re not going to want to miss it.

Here’s everything you need to know:

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If you’re thinking about getting out of the city to watch the show, consider one of these campgrounds near New Orleans. They’re the perfect spot to get away from the lights and have the best view.

Are you planning on watching the Perseid meteor shower? Let us know in the comments below!