Map Van Riper State Park - Meteors and S'mores Van Riper State Park851 County Road AKE, Champion, MI 49814WebsiteEmailPhone: (906) 339-4461 Description Celebrate Michigan's night sky with us in hopes of viewing the Perseid meteor showers. At 9:30 p.m. our explorer guide will talk about the night sky as you snack on s'mores. The program will take place in the day-use area in our pavilion. After the educational program and s'mores, you can stroll down to our beach for self-guided viewing. This event is weather dependent and will be rescheduled to Aug. 13, 2020 in case of clouds and/or rain. Stay up to date on park happenings and events by following us on Facebook @VanRiperSP A Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into Michigan state parks. To make a camping reservation, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757. Please Note: Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the park to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival. Subscribe to Inside Michigan's Great Outdoors newsletter Event Dates August 12, 2020 9:30 PM to 10:30 PM More To Explore Categories: State Park Events Outdoor Recreation Activities Dark Sky Events City: Champion Region: Central UP Although the MEDC uses reasonable efforts to maintain the accuracy of the website content, it is not represented to be error free. Read legal information.