The National Park Service turned 100 on August 25, 2016, and the entire year was quite a celebration! Throughout 2016, hundreds of millions of you ventured out to Find Your Park-learning, discovering, getting inspired, or simply having fun in national parks. Thank you for joining us!
The Find Your Park party will continue in 2017 as we invite you to continue your own journey to discover national parks and public lands. Share your stories at FindYourPark.com (and EncuentraTuParque.com) and with #FindYourPark / #EncuentraTuParque on social media.
National parks across the system engaged in a variety of activities to prepare for and celebrate the centennial. Cane River Creole National Historical Park was a big part of this effort. Take a look at what we did and join us as the National Park Service enters a new century in 2017!
The park hosted the 7th annual Cane River Music Festival on May 14 at Oakland Plantation. Read more
Cane River Creole NHP and New Orleans Jazz NHP partnered to host the 3rd annual "Freedom is Coming" concert. Read more
Kids built cigar box guitars and had a harmonica workshop with blues man Ed Huey at Junior Ranger Day. Read more
The park hosted its forth annual Juneteenth celebration at Oakland Plantation for over 60 students from the Boys & Girls Club. Read more
Over 120 student celebrated Juneteenth with a guided tour and musical demonstrations at the park's Oakland Plantation. Read more