National Park Week
The nation is buzzing about National Park Week, America's largest celebration of national heritage, April 18–26, 2015. It's about making great connections, exploring amazing places, discovering open spaces, enjoying affordable vacations and enhancing America’s best idea—the national parks! It's all happening in your national parks.
The National Park Service is once again partnering with the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, to present National Park Week, a presidentially proclaimed celebration of our national heritage.Now's the time …
Plan your visit by what you want to do or where you want to go. Browse the event calendar and check out the special programs offered throughout the week. Here are some highlights during National Park Week:
April 18 and 19:
On opening weekend of National Park Week every national park will give you free admission!
On National Junior Ranger Day, parks will invite young visitors to explore, learn, protect and be sworn in as junior rangers.
This earth day, if you want to roll up your sleeves and pitch in with a project, look for a park where you can help out.