Bandelier 2018 Calendar

Apr 7 Bandelier CCC Day

Apr 21 Start of National Park Week – Fee free (no entrance fee)

Apr 21-29 National Park Week

May 17 First Day of Shuttles from White Rock

Jun 14-16 Night Sky Festival
Jun 23 Great American Backyard Campout

Jul 4 Naturalization Ceremony

Aug 6 Adolph Bandelier Birthday (8/6/1840)

Aug 10-11 Pueblo Independence Day

Aug 25 Founders Day

Sep 5 Bandelier designated an Important Bird Area

Sep 22 Public Lands Day – Fee free (no entrance fee)
Opera on the Rocks, Amphitheater (tickets required)

Oct 6 Fall Fiesta

Oct 17 Last Day of Shuttles from White Rock

Oct 20 Bandelier Wilderness Day (10/20/1976)

Oct 20 International Observe the Moon Night

Oct 25 Migratory Bird Treaty Act Day

Nov 11 Veterans Day – Fee free (no entrance fee)

Dec 21 Winter Solstice

Fee Free Days (no entrance fee charged)

Apr 21 First Day of National Park Week

Sep 22 Public Lands Day

Nov 11 Veterans Day


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male tanager
male Western Tanager

photo by sally king

2018 is the Year of the Bird!

Bandelier and PEEC are partnering to present monthly activities to highlight the importance of birds


Guided Main Loop Trail Walks


10am and 2:30pm

Mid-Summer Night Series

Mid-June through September

Evening Programs - Friday and Saturday

Night Sky Programs – Sundays

Tsankawi Sunset Walks – Sundays

Thursday Night features in Frijoles Canyon (sign up required):

Night Walks – July

Bat Strolls – August

Moonlight Hikes

Check at the Visitor Center for exact dates and times

Cultural Demonstrations

Most weekends from Memorial Day through Labor Day,

Fall Fiesta, October 6

For details, contact the Bandelier Visitor Center, (505) 672-3861 x 517

For updates, watch the park website,

and Facebook page, BandelierNPS

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Bandelier National Monument
15 Entrance RD

Los Alamos, NM 87544


(505) 672-3861 x517

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