Arkansas State Parks Calendar of Events

Are you looking for fun activities during your visit to an Arkansas State Park? Our park interpreters routinely schedule fun, family-friendly programs that are designed to help you have a more meaningful park experience and make memories of a lifetime. We offer more than 50,000 activities each year, including guided hikes, lake tours on park boats, birding adventures, kayak tours, living history demonstrations, nature games, historic site tours, bald eagle watches, spring wildflower walks, campfires, outdoor skills workshops, A.D.E.-accredited teacher professional development, and much more — there’s something going on all the time.

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The dates, details, and admission prices in this calendar of events were submitted to the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism and are accurate to the best of our knowledge. We recommend that you check with local sponsors before making a trip to any event.
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Sunday, October 21, 2018 / 5:15 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
southwest
Enjoy a relaxing and scenic cruise on DeGray Lake! Discover the history of the lake, wildlife, view rock outcrops, and unique islands. Seating is limited—reservations can be made beginning noon the…
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 / 5:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
southwest
Enjoy a relaxing evening cruise on DeGray Lake with the setting sun as our backdrop, giving way to a full moon's glow to light our course. Seating is limited—reservations can be made beginning noon…
Friday, October 26, 2018 / 8 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
southwest
Nature is neat at night! Are you brave enough to venture out into the nighttime forest? Join a park interpreter for this unique night hike. We’ll listen to the night sounds, learn about nocturnal…
Saturday, October 27, 2018 / 3 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
southwest
In other parts of the world, eating insects is considered a delicacy! Today, a park interpreter will test your notion of who really eats bugs and who doesn’t. Are you brave enough to join the “I Ate a…
Saturday, October 27, 2018 / 5:15 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
southwest
Enjoy a relaxing and scenic cruise on DeGray Lake! Discover the history of the lake; discuss DeGray’s wildlife, view rock outcrops, and unique islands. Seating is limited—reservations can be made…