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 - July 29, 2016

The Unnatural Hike

Jul 29, 2016

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

Mather Lodge Tour

Jul 29, 2016

9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.

Mammals

Jul 29, 2016

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

Diamond Mining Demonstration

Jul 29, 2016

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

The Devil's Den Food Web

Jul 29, 2016

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

Compass Crash Course

Jul 29, 2016

10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Great Migration Challenge

Jul 29, 2016

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

Young Pioneers

Jul 29, 2016

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Tales from a Country Doctor

Jul 29, 2016

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

Fact or Fiction

Jul 29, 2016

1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

The Curator's Corner

Jul 29, 2016

1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Geocaching 101

Jul 29, 2016

2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Black Bears

Jul 29, 2016

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

How Long Will It Last?

Jul 29, 2016

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

Poet-Tree

Jul 29, 2016

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

The Bats and the Bees

Jul 29, 2016

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

Lost and Found

Jul 29, 2016

3:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

Nature Bingo

Jul 29, 2016

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

What's That Web Stuff?

Jul 29, 2016

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

Fly Fishing 101

Jul 29, 2016

7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Leaving a Legacy

Jul 29, 2016

7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Sensory Grab Bag

Jul 29, 2016

8 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Night Sky Exploration

Jul 29, 2016

9 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Conservation Hike

Jul 29, 2016

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

Cedar Falls Overlook Stroll

Jul 29, 2016

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

Nocturnal Adventure

Jul 29, 2016

8:15 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Adventure Camp

Jul 29, 2016

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Sheep to Shawl

Jul 29, 2016

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Kayaking Workshop

Jul 29, 2016

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Nature Center Exploration

Jul 29, 2016

1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Lake Cruise

Jul 29, 2016

4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Early Birder Cruise

Jul 29, 2016

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

Dip Net Discovery

Jul 29, 2016

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

Carding Cotton

Jul 29, 2016

10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Daytime Music - Old Timers

Jul 29, 2016

10:15 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.

What Doesn't Belong?

Jul 29, 2016

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

Fish Feeding

Jul 29, 2016

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

Wings Over Arkansas

Jul 29, 2016

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

Snorkeling Tour

Jul 29, 2016

2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Meet a Horse

Jul 29, 2016

2 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.

Black Bear State

Jul 29, 2016

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

Birds of Prey

Jul 29, 2016

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

Tie a Jig

Jul 29, 2016

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

Snakeskin Bookmarks

Jul 29, 2016

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

What's the Buzz

Jul 29, 2016

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

Scenic Lake Tour

Jul 29, 2016

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

Discovering Arkansas's Snakes

Jul 29, 2016

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

Sunset Kayak Tour

Jul 29, 2016

6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Beavers of Arkansas

Jul 29, 2016

6:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

Fly Fishing 101

Jul 29, 2016

7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The Land Before Daisy

Jul 29, 2016

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

Summer Breeze Lake Tour

Jul 29, 2016

7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Great American Bees

Jul 29, 2016

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

Bird Island Tour

Jul 29, 2016

7:15 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Nature's Engineers

Jul 29, 2016

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

Amphibious Findings

Jul 29, 2016

9:15 p.m. to 9:45 p.m.