• Photo of the Beaver Marsh by Jeffrey Gibson.

    Cuyahoga Valley

    National Park Ohio

Calendar

Schedule of Events
The Schedule of Events is produced quarterly and is the official schedule of Cuyahoga Valley National Park. It is available in several formats:

Spring 2015 Schedule of Events (Events are for March, April, and May)

Printed Copies:
Pick up your FREE schedule at our visitor centers. Click here for hours.

 

Music & Arts in the Valley
Cuyahoga Valley National Park offers a diverse selection of cultural activities all year. From art to concerts to dancing, your park is the destination for interesting and fun activities.
Click here to go to the Music & Arts in the Valley page
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Event Calendars

Opportunities for exploring the park and its neighbors are numerous. Whether you want to join a hike, learn about wildlife, ride the train, or attend a concert, you can find that information here.

Ohio & Erie Canalway is a National Heritage Area - designated by Congress in 1996 - to help preserve and celebrate the rails, trails, landscapes, towns and sites that grew up along the first 110 miles of the canal. Click here to access this calendar.

Parknet Calendar below includes a comprehensive listing of events offered by the National Park Service at Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

 

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  • Good Friday Fish Fry

    Friday, April 3, 2015

    Enjoy a holiday dinner. More

  • Spring Training Hikes

    Saturday, April 4, 2015

    Get in shape with a park ranger. More

  • Full Moon Hikes

    Saturday, April 4, 2015

    Explore your national park by the light of a full moon. More

  • Egg Hunt and Lambing Day

    Saturday, April 4, 2015

    Visit this Countryside Initiative farm for a special day of fun. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Spring Excursions

    Saturday, April 4, 2015

    Immerse yourself in stories of nature and history as you ride through the Cuyahoga Valley. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Bike Aboard!

    Saturday, April 4, 2015

    Bike the Towpath Trail in one direction, then hop on the train for a relaxing ride back to your car—or do it in reverse! More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Spring Excursions

    Sunday, April 5, 2015

    Immerse yourself in stories of nature and history as you ride through the Cuyahoga Valley. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Bike Aboard!

    Sunday, April 5, 2015

    Bike the Towpath Trail in one direction, then hop on the train for a relaxing ride back to your car—or do it in reverse! More

  • Solo at Sarah's Vineyard

    Wednesday, April 8, 2015

    This Countryside Initiative farm presents solo and duo performances by local performers. More

  • Lincoln Assassination Commemoration

    Thursday, April 9, 2015

    A dinner theater presentation. More

  • Contra Dances

    Thursday, April 9, 2015

    Become part of a living tradition in Cuyahoga Valley - contra dancing. More

  • Dinner in the Valley

    Thursday, April 9, 2015

    Each month, Chef Larkin Rogers creates a delightful themed meal served in a unique park setting. More

  • Volunteer Orientation

    Thursday, April 9, 2015

    Attend an orientation for an overview of CVNP and current volunteer opportunities. More

  • Bird Watching

    Friday, April 10, 2015

    Venture outdoors with expert and novice birders. More

  • Lincoln Assassination Commemoration

    Friday, April 10, 2015

    A dinner theater presentation. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - "Ales on Rails" Beer-Tasting Train

    Friday, April 10, 2015

    Sample five unique beers while you enjoy appetizers designed to complement each brew. More

  • Lyceum Distinguished Speakers Series

    Friday, April 10, 2015

    In-depth and engaging content from experts in history, adventure, and the natural world. More

  • Lambing Day

    Saturday, April 11, 2015

    Visit a Countryside Initiative farm to see lambs, ducklings, chicks, and bunnies. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Spring Excursions

    Saturday, April 11, 2015

    Immerse yourself in stories of nature and history as you ride through the Cuyahoga Valley. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Bike Aboard!

    Saturday, April 11, 2015

    Bike the Towpath Trail in one direction, then hop on the train for a relaxing ride back to your car—or do it in reverse! More

  • Countryside Farmers' Market in Downtown Akron

    Saturday, April 11, 2015

    Find fresh produce from local growers in a relaxed, enjoyable venue. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Hike Aboard!

    Saturday, April 11, 2015

    Journey through the valley aboard CVSR and then hike back on the Buckeye Trail. More

  • A Fugitive's Path: Escape on the Underground Railroad

    Saturday, April 11, 2015

    Explore the triumphs and dangerous realities of the Underground Railroad. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Spring Excursions

    Sunday, April 12, 2015

    Immerse yourself in stories of nature and history as you ride through the Cuyahoga Valley. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Bike Aboard!

    Sunday, April 12, 2015

    Bike the Towpath Trail in one direction, then hop on the train for a relaxing ride back to your car—or do it in reverse! More

  • Off the Beaten Path - Salt Run hikes

    Sunday, April 12, 2015

    Explore off-trail with a park ranger. More

  • Canalway Questing

    Wednesday, April 15, 2015

    Set out on nearly 40 adventures—called quests—in the Ohio & Erie Canalway! More

  • Solo at Sarah's Vineyard

    Wednesday, April 15, 2015

    This Countryside Initiative farm presents solo and duo performances by local performers. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Photographic Society

    Thursday, April 16, 2015

    Monthly presentations, workshops, and other activities for photographers and those interested in photography. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - “Grape Escape” Wine-Tasting Train

    Friday, April 17, 2015

    Enjoy choice wines and tasty appetizers while experiencing the Cuyahoga Valley’s scenic beauty by rail. More

  • Girl Scout Juniors' Weekends

    Friday, April 17, 2015

    Your Girl Scouts can make new friends while working toward the Get Moving! Journey Badge. More

  • Campfire Tales

    Friday, April 17, 2015

    Gather around a crackling fire to hear stories of triumph, danger, adventure, and discovery. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Heritage Series Concert - Dala

    Friday, April 17, 2015

    The National Park Service and the Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park celebrate our valley's cultural legacy. More

  • Art @ M.D. Garage

    Saturday, April 18, 2015

    Free art exhibitions organized and coordinated by the Crooked River Gang. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Spring Excursions

    Saturday, April 18, 2015

    Immerse yourself in stories of nature and history as you ride through the Cuyahoga Valley. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Bike Aboard!

    Saturday, April 18, 2015

    Bike the Towpath Trail in one direction, then hop on the train for a relaxing ride back to your car—or do it in reverse! More

  • Blessing of the Sheep

    Saturday, April 18, 2015

    Visit a Countryside Initiative farm to see the blessing of the animals. More

  • Explore the Beaver Marsh hikes

    Saturday, April 18, 2015

    Join a park ranger to explore the Beaver Marsh. More

  • Volunteer Opportunity - Habitat Restoration

    Saturday, April 18, 2015

    Help park staff restore Cuyahoga Valley’s ecosystem. More

  • A Fugitive's Path: Escape on the Underground Railroad

    Saturday, April 18, 2015

    Explore the triumphs and dangerous realities of the Underground Railroad. More

  • Art @ M.D. Garage

    Sunday, April 19, 2015

    Free art exhibitions organized and coordinated by the Crooked River Gang. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley House Concerts - Ed Caner

    Sunday, April 19, 2015

    Violinist/fiddler Ed Caner serves as both musician and host for this series of intimate house concerts. More

  • Spring Training Hikes

    Sunday, April 19, 2015

    Get in shape with a park ranger. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Spring Excursions

    Sunday, April 19, 2015

    Immerse yourself in stories of nature and history as you ride through the Cuyahoga Valley. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Bike Aboard!

    Sunday, April 19, 2015

    Bike the Towpath Trail in one direction, then hop on the train for a relaxing ride back to your car—or do it in reverse! More

  • Countryside U - Countryside Local Food Swaps

    Tuesday, April 21, 2015

    A place to benefit from a mutual exchange. More

  • Solo at Sarah's Vineyard

    Wednesday, April 22, 2015

    This Countryside Initiative farm presents solo and duo performances by local performers. More

  • Civil War Lecture Series

    Thursday, April 23, 2015

    Listen to experts detail historical aspects of the Civil War. More

  • Contra Dances

    Thursday, April 23, 2015

    Become part of a living tradition in Cuyahoga Valley - contra dancing. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Heritage Series Concert - Comas

    Friday, April 24, 2015

    The National Park Service and the Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park celebrate our valley’s cultural legacy. More

  • Art @ M.D. Garage

    Saturday, April 25, 2015

    Free art exhibitions organized and coordinated by the Crooked River Gang. More

  • Bird Watching

    Saturday, April 25, 2015

    Venture outdoors with expert and novice birders. More

  • Junior Ranger Jr. - Slime Time

    Saturday, April 25, 2015

    Become a Junior Ranger! More

  • Ramp Up Peninsula

    Saturday, April 25, 2015

    Spend the day honoring the ramp. More

  • Junior Ranger - Spring Fishing Extravaganza

    Saturday, April 25, 2015

    Are you ready for some serious fishing fun? More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Spring Excursions

    Saturday, April 25, 2015

    Immerse yourself in stories of nature and history as you ride through the Cuyahoga Valley. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Bike Aboard!

    Saturday, April 25, 2015

    Bike the Towpath Trail in one direction, then hop on the train for a relaxing ride back to your car—or do it in reverse! More

  • National Junior Ranger Day

    Saturday, April 25, 2015

    Celebrate Junior Rangers with a day of FREE programming. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Back in Time on the Valley Line

    Saturday, April 25, 2015

    Meet characters from the past as you ride the rails. More

  • Art @ M.D. Garage

    Sunday, April 26, 2015

    Free art exhibitions organized and coordinated by the Crooked River Gang. More

  • Exploring the Ledges hikes

    Sunday, April 26, 2015

    A hilly hike in Virginia Kendall Park. More

  • Summer Camp 2015 Open House

    Sunday, April 26, 2015

    Great opportunities for youth entering grades 4 - 11 to explore the environment. Come meet our friendly camp staff and tour our facilities. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Spring Excursions

    Sunday, April 26, 2015

    Immerse yourself in stories of nature and history as you ride through the Cuyahoga Valley. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Bike Aboard!

    Sunday, April 26, 2015

    Bike the Towpath Trail in one direction, then hop on the train for a relaxing ride back to your car—or do it in reverse! More

  • Solo at Sarah's Vineyard

    Wednesday, April 29, 2015

    This Countryside Initiative farm presents solo and duo performances by local performers. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Heritage Series Concert - Front Country

    Friday, May 1, 2015

    The National Park Service and the Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park celebrate our valley's cultural legacy. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - "Ales on Rails" Beer-Tasting Train

    Friday, May 1, 2015

    Sample five unique beers while you enjoy appetizers designed to complement each brew. More

  • Girl Scout Juniors' Weekends

    Friday, May 1, 2015

    Your Girl Scouts can make new friends while working toward the Get Moving! Journey Badge. More

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