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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Monday, October 22, 2018 / 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
northwest
There is treasure to be found all over the park. Join a park interpreter to follow GPS coordinates, “clues,” to find a hidden cache on the Signal Hill Trail during this short 1-mile hike.
Friday, October 26, 2018 / 7 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
northwest
Mount Magazine State Park’s hearth room is a perfect place to relax and enjoy the scenery. It can also become a place to learn about park history and habitat. Learn how Mount Magazine got its name,…
Saturday, October 27, 2018 / 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
northwest
Join a park interpreter on a short guided hike to the top of Signal Hill. Learn about the park’s history, habitat, and creatures as you climb to the highest point in the state.
Saturday, October 27, 2018 / 7 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
northwest
New to stargazing? It is always handy to have a map on hand. Have a seat and use scissors, glue, and paper to make a star guide you can use to identify constellations and stars anywhere north of the…
Sunday, October 28, 2018 / 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
northwest
Explore some of the many historic sites in Mount Magazine State Park during this guided tour. Enjoy the comfort of a van ride as a park interpreter takes you to many of Mount Magazine State Park’s…
Monday, October 29, 2018 / 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
northwest
Mount Magazine State Park is a testament to successful conservation and rehabilitation of a natural environment. The western end of the mountain is a wonderful showcase of how far the state park has…
Saturday, December 08, 2018 / 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
northwest
Join the members of the Mount Magazine Action Group for the 15th annual Christmas Open House. Enjoy a festive atmosphere, light refreshments, and learn how to become a member of the park's volunteer…
Thursday, September 26, 2019 / 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
northwest
Many animals migrate southward over Mount Magazine in September. Join a park interpreter and other bird enthusiasts to watch from the high cliffs of Cameron Bluff for birds of prey flying by,…
Friday, September 27, 2019 / 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
northwest
Many animals migrate southward over Mount Magazine in September. Join a park interpreter and other bird enthusiasts to watch from the high cliffs of Cameron Bluff for birds of prey flying by,…
Saturday, September 28, 2019 / 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
northwest
Many animals migrate southward over Mount Magazine in September. Join a park interpreter and other bird enthusiasts to watch from the high cliffs of Cameron Bluff for birds of prey flying by,…
Sunday, September 29, 2019 / 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
northwest
Many animals migrate southward over Mount Magazine in September. Join a park interpreter and other bird enthusiasts to watch from the high cliffs of Cameron Bluff for birds of prey flying by,…