Events

Arkansas State Park Calendar of Events

Are you looking for fun activities to do while visiting an Arkansas State Park? Our park interpreters routinely schedule culture, history, environmental and outdoor education programs designed to help you have a more meaningful park experience and make memories of a lifetime.

We offer more than 50,000 family-friendly programs and events each year, including lake tours on park party

 

barges, guided hikes in the wilderness, animal sightings, birding adventures, kayak tours, living history demonstrations, nature games, fall foliage programs, historic site tours, bald eagle watches, spring wildflower walks, campfires, outdoor skills workshops, and much more — there’s something going on all the time.

 

This is the place to find great outdoor education programs that fit your schedule, whether you’re bringing your children or a classroom full of students. You can customize your search by date, park location, city, zip code, and keyword (such as "kayak", "archaeology", "birding", or "day camp"). Or, start by simply scrolling down this page to see what’s happening today and plan a learning adventure in The Natural State! Contact a state park today to learn more about a tour, workshop, guided hike or other event. Plan to check out a few of these great events and be prepared to share your stories with friends and family!

Today's Events - April 29, 2017

Feathers Over Lake Chicot

Apr 29, 2017

12 a.m. to 12 a.m.

Trial by Jury Dinner

Apr 29, 2017

6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Star Party

Apr 29, 2017

8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Snakes of Lake Fort Smith

Apr 29, 2017

10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Historic House Tour

Apr 29, 2017

10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Young Pioneers

Apr 29, 2017

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Mather Lodge Tour

Apr 29, 2017

11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Battlefield Tour

Apr 29, 2017

11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Diamond Mining 101

Apr 29, 2017

1:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.

The Joy of Discovery

Apr 29, 2017

2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Nature's Cleanup Crew

Apr 29, 2017

2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Survival Keychains

Apr 29, 2017

2 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Artifact Road Show

Apr 29, 2017

2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Native American Games

Apr 29, 2017

3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Candle Making

Apr 29, 2017

3 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

Guess that Creature

Apr 29, 2017

4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Wings over the River Valley

Apr 29, 2017

4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Arkansas Traveler

Apr 29, 2017

6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Nature Bingo

Apr 29, 2017

7 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

Glowing Skulls

Apr 29, 2017

8 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Owl Prowl

Apr 29, 2017

8 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.

Cedar Falls Hike

Apr 29, 2017

8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Now We're Cookin'

Apr 29, 2017

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Just Desserts Dutch Oven Workshop

Apr 29, 2017

1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Spring Kayak Float

Apr 29, 2017

9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Kayaking 101

Apr 29, 2017

9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Caddo Bend Trail Hike

Apr 29, 2017

9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Geocaching Island Hopper

Apr 29, 2017

9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Diamond Mining 101

Apr 29, 2017

10 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

Guided Hike on Devil's Den

Apr 29, 2017

10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Boat Tour

Apr 29, 2017

10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

WPA Walk

Apr 29, 2017

10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Dip Net Discovery

Apr 29, 2017

11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Art in the Park

Apr 29, 2017

11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Lake Cruise

Apr 29, 2017

1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Solar System Hike

Apr 29, 2017

1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.

Art in the Park

Apr 29, 2017

1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.

What's for Lunch?

Apr 29, 2017

1:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.

Critter Crunch

Apr 29, 2017

1:45 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Edible Insects

Apr 29, 2017

2 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Wonder House Tour

Apr 29, 2017

2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Tree Scavenger Hunt

Apr 29, 2017

2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Raccoons: Masked Bandits of Arkansas

Apr 29, 2017

2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Who Are You?

Apr 29, 2017

3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Flower Power

Apr 29, 2017

3 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

The Crafty Beaver

Apr 29, 2017

3 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

Makin' Tracks

Apr 29, 2017

3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Eras of Change

Apr 29, 2017

3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

"Mount Magazine" Book Signing

Apr 29, 2017

3:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Predator vs. Prey

Apr 29, 2017

3:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Survival Key Chains

Apr 29, 2017

4 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Devil's Den Furbearers

Apr 29, 2017

4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Silent Hike

Apr 29, 2017

4 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Flags of the Confederacy

Apr 29, 2017

4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Nature Journaling

Apr 29, 2017

5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Sunset Cruise

Apr 29, 2017

6:45 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Volleyball

Apr 29, 2017

7 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Reel to Reel Nature Movies

Apr 29, 2017

7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Campfire Get Together

Apr 29, 2017

8 p.m. to 9 p.m.