Bandelier Centennial

2016 Centennial Activities
2016 is the Centennial for both Bandelier (February 11, 1916) and the National Park Service (August 25, 1916)! There will be many activities nationwide. This calendar for the events at Bandelier may change; keep an eye out for events and details being added or dates shifting. Then come join us when you can!
January 18 - Fee Free Day (no entry fees nationwide) - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Feb. 11 - Bandelier National Monument birthday! 2/11/1916-2/11/2016
April 9 - CCC Day - Special Walk, and dedication of Civilian Conservation exhibit at Juniper Campground
April 16-24 - National Park Week - Fee Free (no entry fees nationwide) all week
May 20 & 21 - Bio Blitz
June 2-4 - Night Sky Fiesta
June 4 - National Trails Day - backcountry hike
June 25 - Great American Backyard Campout - Juniper Campground
July 4 - Naturalization Ceremony
August 25 - Founders Day, National Park Service birthday (8/25/1916-8/25/2016) - Centennial Hike and Cake With A Ranger. And Fee Free (no entry fees nationwide) 8/25 and 8/26
September 24 - Public Lands Day (fee free) AND Opera on the Rocks
October 8 - Fall Festival - traditional local artists and craftspeople
December 21 - Winter Solstice Sunrise Walk and Sunset Walk

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Bandelier National Monument
15 Entrance RD

Los Alamos, NM 87544

Phone:

(505) 672-3861 x517
Visitor Center front desk

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