Calendar

Schedule of Events
The Valley Guide is produced quarterly and is the official schedule of Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

Pick up your free schedule at our visitor centers. Click here for hours.

Online Calendar:
See the online calendar below for a listing of events.

 

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    Evening Dining on the Rails

    • Time: 5:45 PM
    • Location: Peninsula Depot
    • Fees: $45 per person
    Friday, September 14, 2018

    Enjoy a three-course dinner catered by Creekside Restaurant and Bar on a sunset train ride through the park.

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    Countryside Farmers' Market at Howe Meadow

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Howe Meadow
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 15, 2018

    Every Saturday Weekly from 08/25/2018 to 10/27/2018

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

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    Fall Bird Census

    • Time: 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM
    • Location: NPS Park Headquarters
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 15, 2018

    CVNP's diversity of habitats attracts many migrating songbirds, making the fall census exciting.

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    Grape Escape

    • Location: Rockside Station
    • Fees: $50 - $80 per person
    Saturday, September 15, 2018

    Climb aboard for this two hour ride through the National Park, where you will be served five wine tastings and small appetizers!

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    Lunch Along the Cuyahoga

    • Time: 11:30 AM to 1:45 PM
    • Location: Peninsula Depot
    • Fees: $27 - $40
    Saturday, September 15, 2018

    Climb aboard and enjoy a delicious four-course lunch while you make your way through the Cuyahoga Valley National Park! Departing Peninsula Depot located at 1630 Mill Street West, Peninsula, OH 44264.

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    Yoga in the Fields: Slow Flow

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Spice Acres
    • Fees: $10 per class, $5 farm share members
    Saturday, September 15, 2018

    Every Saturday Weekly from 09/01/2018 to 10/27/2018

    Join Andrea Heim and other instructors for 60 minutes of meditative bliss.

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    Paths Less Traveled

    • Time: 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: See Description
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, September 16, 2018

    Join rangers in exploring beyond the trails of the park. Sturdy shoes and water recommended for these off-trail explorations. These hikes are moderately paced.

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    • Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
    • Location: Happy Days Lodge
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, September 19, 2018

    Part of the Conservancy, the Photo Society sponsors monthly presentations by locally and nationally recognized photographers as well as workshops, photo walks, and an annual contest.

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    Early Evening Hike

    • Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
    • Location: See description
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, September 19, 2018

    Join a ranger mid-week to get your exercise and hike in Cuyahoga Valley National Park. These hikes are moderately paced.

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    Native Plantings

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:30 AM
    • Location: Given Upon Registration
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, September 19, 2018

    Every Wednesday Weekly from 09/05/2018 to 10/24/2018

    Help plant trees to rehabilitate park lands with park staff. Registration is required.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    Yoga in the Fields: Power Flow

    • Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
    • Location: Spice Acres
    • Fees: $10 per class, $5 for farm share members
    Wednesday, September 19, 2018

    Every Wednesday Weekly from 09/05/2018 to 10/31/2018

    Join Andrea Heim and other instructors for 60 minutes of meditative bliss. Fee. Spice Acres, 6 – 7 p.m. For more information visit spiceacres.com.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    Countryside Farmers' Market at Highland Square

    • Time: 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
    • Location: Will Christy Park
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, September 20, 2018

    Every Thursday Weekly from 08/23/2018 to 09/27/2018

    Attend the vibrant, producers-only farmers' markets established and managed by Countryside at two unique locations.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    Dinner in the Valley - Food of the Founders

    • Time: 6:00 PM
    • Location: Hine Hill Conferance Center
    • Fees: Visit forcvnp.org
    Thursday, September 20, 2018

    A tasty reflection upon the orchardists of the Western Reserve and the orchards of the area today.

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    Junior Ranger, Jr.

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Provided upon registration.
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 22, 2018

    Interesting and exciting activities for ages 4-6.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    Music on the Porches

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    • Location: Village of Peninsula
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 22, 2018

    Enjoy music throughout the village and special programs sponsored by the Peninsula Foundation.

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    Steam in the Valley

    • Location: See Desription
    • Fees: . Fee: $25 - $50 per person; children under 2 free
    Saturday, September 22, 2018

    Enjoy a two-hour round trip with the Nickel Plate Road steam locomotive No. 765, one of the largest operating steam locomotives in the US.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    Full Moon Walks

    • Location: Location given upon registration
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, September 23, 2018

    Enjoy the beauty and wonder of the woods under the light of a full moon. These walks are leisurely paced. To register call 330-657-2752.

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    Hiking the Hills

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: See descriptions
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, September 23, 2018

    Enjoy this fast-paced hiking series on the more challenging trails in the park. Sundays, twice a month.

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    Native Seed Collection

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Location provided upon registration.
    • Fees: Free
    Tuesday, September 25, 2018

    Every Tuesday Weekly from 09/25/2018 to 10/23/2018

    Help collect seeds to be grown in the park’s native plant nursery.

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    • Time: 7:00 PM
    • Location: Happy Days Lodge
    • Fees: Visit forcvnp.org/concerts
    Wednesday, September 26, 2018

    Enjoy an unforgettable night of jazz.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    Invasive Plant Removal Drop-ins

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Provided upon registration.
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, September 27, 2018

    Remove invasive vegetation and improve habitat for native plants and animals.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    Hike Aboard!: Hike. Eat. Ride.

    • Time: 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    • Location: Peninsula Depot
    • Fees: $5 per hiker (paid upon boarding).
    Saturday, September 29, 2018

    Join a ranger for a one-way train ride followed by a challenging hike back to our cars. Trails are unpaved and hilly.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    National Public Lands Day

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    • Location: Provided upon registration
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 29, 2018

    Help preserve one of your favorite public places, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, by planting native trees. Location provided upon registration.

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    • Time: 7:00 PM
    • Location: Happy Days Lodge
    • Fees: forcvnp.org
    Wednesday, October 3, 2018

    Presented by the National Park Service and the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Cuyahoga Valley Heritage Concerts celebrate our valley's cultural legacy.

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    • Location: Akron Northside Station
    • Fees: See website
    Friday, October 5, 2018

    Guests role-play as suspects and detectives, discovering clues left at the crime scene and interrogating each other.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    Bird Walks

    • Location: See Description
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, October 6, 2018

    Use your birding skills on various trails throughout the park and discover the different birds that call Cuyahoga Valley home. New birders welcome. These walks are leisurely paced.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    CVSR Fall Flyer

    • Location: Visit cvsr.com for more information
    • Fees: $25 - $30
    Saturday, October 6, 2018

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 10/06/2018 to 10/28/2018

    Enjoy this special 2-hour, non-stop train ride that offers beautiful views of the National Park during peak fall foliage times. Fee. For more information visit cvsr.com.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    Harvest Festival

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    • Location: Hale Farm & Village
    • Fees: $10 adults, $5 children ages 3-12.
    Saturday, October 6, 2018

    Celebrate the season's bounty amid the sights, smells, and tastes of the Cuyahoga Valley.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    Underground Railroad Hikes

    • Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    • Location: Ledges Shelter
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, October 6, 2018

    Join our costumed characters as we explore the dangerous realities, heartbreak, and hope of the Underground Railroad.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    U-Pick Flowers

    • Location: Spice Acres Farm
    • Fees: Fee: $10 per bouquet, cash or check only
    Saturday, October 6, 2018

    Pick your own flowers at this Countryside Initiative Farm.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    Towpath Marathon

    • Time: 8:00 AM
    • Location: Towpath Trail
    • Fees: Registration Required
    Sunday, October 7, 2018

    A unique specialty race through the national park. Full marathon, half marathon, and 10K options.

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  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park

    Ales on Rails™

    • Location: See description
    • Fees: $50 - $70 per person
    Saturday, October 13, 2018

    Climb aboard for this two hour ride through the National Park, where you will be served five beer tastings and small appetizers!

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    • Time: 7:00 PM
    • Location: Hines Hill Conference Center
    • Fees: Tickets Required
    Sunday, October 14, 2018

    Master fiddler Ed Caner is joined by a special musical guest for an unforgettable, intimate concert.

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Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

15610 Vaughn Road
Brecksville, OH 44141

Phone:

(330) 657-2752

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