• Kendall Hills in summer bloom by Jeffrey Gibson

    Cuyahoga Valley

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  • Temporary Bridge Installed at Brandywine Creek

    A temporary bridge has been installed over Brandywine Creek and visitors will be able to complete the Brandywine Gorge Trail, during good weather. The bridge may be flooded and impassable during heavy rains. Caution signs are in place. More »

  • Trail Closures

    Towpath Trail is closed from Mustill Store to Memorial Parkway for riverbank reinforcement. Detours posted. Closure will last 1 - 4 weeks into August. Valley Bridle Trail south of SR 303, across from golf course, is collapsed by river. Hard closure.

  • Road Closures

    Quick Rd is closed from Akron Peninsula Rd to Pine Hollow Trailhead in Peninsula, from Wednesday, 7/16, for 6 weeks. Detours posted. Hines Hill Rd is closed from Tuesday, 7/29 through Tuesday, 8/12 for resurfacing from I271 to the Boston Township Line. More »

  • Riverview Road Repaving and Closure

    Riverview Rd is being repaved from the Cuyahoga-Summit Cty line to Peninsula through Mon, 9/15.Road is open with single lane closures. Riverview Rd is closed from Boston Mills Rd to the Cuyahoga Cty line starting Mon, 7/14 for for 3 weeks. Detours posted. More »

Schedule Of Events

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:

PDF Format:
Click here to view the Summer 2014 Schedule of Events.
(Events for June, July, and August)

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

Downloadable Calendars:
A downloadable schedule adds the entire schedule of events, or just the events you choose to your web based calendar, or the calendar on your mobile device. Instead of looking through a publication for offerings, all you'll need to do is check your calendar on your computer, tablet, or smartphone. It's free and easy. Click here for more information and instructions.

 

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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Events Upcoming for July

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  • Plein Air Exhibition

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    Part of the Sixth Annual Plein Air Competition More

  • Junior Ranger Day Camp

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    The Conservancy offers a truly unique mix of overnight and day camps that can’t be matched in Northeast Ohio. More

  • Canal Days and Duck Derby

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    Two days of fun and Rubber Ducky races! More

  • Summer Camp 2014

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    The Conservancy offers a great variety of day and overnight camps here in the national park. More

  • Junior Ranger, Jr. Programs

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Young children can discover and enjoy the natural world. More

  • Plein Air Exhibition

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Part of the Sixth Annual Plein Air Competition More

  • Early Evening Hikes

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Join a park ranger once a month for these moderately paced hikes. More

  • Junior Ranger Day Camp

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    The Conservancy offers a truly unique mix of overnight and day camps that can’t be matched in Northeast Ohio. More

  • Cuyahoga Animals

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Discover the many animals that call Cuyahoga Valley National Park home. More

  • Summer Camp 2014

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    The Conservancy offers a great variety of day and overnight camps here in the national park. More

  • Music in the Meadow

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Grab a blanket and a picnic dinner and bring your family to hear FREE music in the national park! More

  • Junior Ranger, Jr. Programs

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Young children can discover and enjoy the natural world. More

  • Plein Air Exhibition

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Part of the Sixth Annual Plein Air Competition More

  • Dinner in the Valley

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

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

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Summer Excursions

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

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

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Bike Aboard!

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    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

  • Junior Ranger Day Camp

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    The Conservancy offers a truly unique mix of overnight and day camps that can’t be matched in Northeast Ohio. More

  • Plein Air Exhibition

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Part of the Sixth Annual Plein Air Competition More

  • Teacher Workshop: iPads in the Wild

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Learn to use an IPad to connect your students to nature. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Summer Excursions

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

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

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Bike Aboard!

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    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

  • Junior Ranger Programs

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    There are now year-round opportunities to become a Junior Ranger! More

  • Junior Ranger Day Camp

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    The Conservancy offers a truly unique mix of overnight and day camps that can’t be matched in Northeast Ohio. More

  • Countryside Farmers' Markets at Highland Square

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Come enjoy the local seasonal bounty at the Countryside Conservancy’s producers-only farmers’ markets. More

  • Tai Chi

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Cuyahoga Valley National Park offers a summer of FREE green exercise More

  • Tai Chi

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Cuyahoga Valley National Park offers a summer of FREE green exercise More

  • Plein Air Exhibition

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Part of the Sixth Annual Plein Air Competition More

  • Around the Ohio & Erie Canalway in 31 Days!

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Test your regional knowledge. More

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Summer Excursions

    Friday, August 1, 2014

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

  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - Bike Aboard!

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    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

  • Junior Ranger Programs

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    There are now year-round opportunities to become a Junior Ranger! More

  • Weekend Family Theatre in the Big Red Barn

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Canal Corners Farm & Market offers fun family entertainment. More

  • Junior Ranger Day Camp

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    The Conservancy offers a truly unique mix of overnight and day camps that can’t be matched in Northeast Ohio. More

Did You Know?

Image of Civilian Conservation Corps statue outside Happy Days Visitor Center.

During the Great Depression, the "boys of Company 567" of the Civilian Conservation Corps helped shape the landscape that would later become Cuyahoga Valley National Park by constructing buildings, playfields, and a lake, as well as planting over 100 acres of trees.