Here’s a 2016 update: Get Ready For A Truly Spectacular Meteor Shower
the annual Perseid meteor shower will fill the sky with shooting stars. At its peak, between Aug. 11 and Aug. 14, an average of one shooting star a minute will zip through the night sky.
I have a number of related resources already at The Best Sites For Learning About Meteor Showers, but here are some new ones specific to this week:
Infographic Seeing the Perseid meteor shower is from The L.A. Times.