The Concordia Outdoors club is hosting an event on Mount Royal where participants can watch a meteor shower over Montreal this week.\nIf skies are clear, the Draconid meteor shower should be visible in places with little light pollution.\nVisit MTLBlog for more headlines.\nOn October 8, the Draconid meteor shower will be visible from Montreal and you are going to want to see it. A meteor shower is a magical celestial event during which space debris radiates from one point in the sky, burning up in the atmosphere in a quick blaze.\nUPDATE: This event has been cancelled.\nThis particular meteor shower got its name from the constellation Draco the Dragon, says Time & Date. It occurs when the planet crosses paths with material left by a passing comet.\nThe Draconid meteor show supplies one of the most spectacular and mesmerizing annual shows. Its early October appearance means that Montrealers get to enjoy it during still mild fall weather. So to make the most of the occasion, the Concordia Outdoors club is inviting you to a special community watch party.\nThis free event is taking place on Mount Royal at 9 p.m and will continue until the meteor shower comes to an end.\nYou don’t need any fancy equipment or any particular set of skills to enjoy the meteor shower — all you need is a clear sky and a lot of patience. You should also bring a blanket, wear warm clothes and prepare a thermos of hot chocolate.\nIf you are unable to make it to Mount Royal, the meteor shower will be visible in places with little light pollution in Montreal, so make sure you find somewhere comfortable to watch it because it will be something to see.\nPosted by Concordia Outdoors on Tuesday, September 24, 2019\nSo far, the Weather Network forecasts clear night skies for the upcoming weekend!\nThis is the prime opportunity to bask in the glory of the celestial event. The mesmerizing experience could be the defining moment of your fall 2019.\nView this post on Instagram Every star waits for the darkness to shine. 🌌 . 📷: @sony a6000 . #starrynight #stars #milkyway #night #shootingstars #nightsky #astrophotography #longexposure #meteor #moon #longexpo #officialtravel360 #nightphotography #art #photography #penanghill #meteorshower #dawn #skyspace #nature #skyporn #longexpoelite #galaxy #universe #photooftheday #space #purple #astronomy #masterpiece #mothernature A post shared by ✿ (@lercx_) on Sep 21, 2019 at 11:22am PDT\nMeteor showers are known to encourage introspection. Gaze up into the night sky to get some perspective on your earthly problems. The sublime experience triggers the humbling realization of the size of our universe and our small role within it.\nIf you seek more advice from the universe, check out your fall 2019 horoscope here!\nDraconid Meteor Shower Watch Party\nWhen: October 8, 2019; 9 p.m.\nWhere: Mount Royal\nCost: Free!\nSee the Facebook event here!