Calendar

Schedule of Events

  • In addition to park sponsored events listed in the Schedule of events, there are many other events that take place within the park. Special Use Permits may be issued for special events, sporting events, and wedding related activities. See the following calendar for events in the park that may impact your visit here.


The Schedule of Events is produced quarterly and is the official schedule of Cuyahoga Valley National Park. It is available in several formats:

Printed Copies:
Pick up your FREE schedule at our visitor centers. Click here for hours.

 

Music & Arts in the Valley
Cuyahoga Valley National Park offers a diverse selection of cultural activities all year. From art to concerts to dancing, your park is the destination for interesting and fun activities.
Click here to go to the Music & Arts in the Valley page
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Event Calendars

Opportunities for exploring the park and its neighbors are numerous. Whether you want to join a hike, learn about wildlife, ride the train, or attend a concert, you can find that information here.

Ohio & Erie Canalwayis a National Heritage Area - designated by Congress in 1996 - to help preserve and celebrate the rails, trails, landscapes, towns and sites that grew up along the first 110 miles of the canal.Click here to access this calendar.

Parknet Calendar below includes a comprehensive listing of events offered by the National Park Service at Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

 

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    • Location: See Description
    • Fees: See Description
    Tuesday, November 14, 2017

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Monday Weekly & Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 11/11/2017 to 12/21/2017

    Wear pajamas to hear a reading of The Polar Express as we journey to the North Pole. Cookies and hot chocolate will be served.

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    Bird Walks

    • Location: See descriptions
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, November 18, 2017

    Join a volunteer naturalist to look for birds.

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    Christmas Tree Adventure

    • Location: Akron Northside Station
    • Fees: $20 adults, $15 children ages 3-12.
    Saturday, November 18, 2017

    Take a short train ride to the historic village of Peninsula and then take a bus to Heritage Farms, where you can purchase the perfect tree

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    Countryside Farmers' Markets - Old Trail School

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Old Trail School - 2315 Ira Road, Bath 44210
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, November 18, 2017

    Local farmers, food entrepreneurs, and artists bring their wares to these unique, producer-only markets.

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    Countryside Farmers’ Market at Howe Meadow

    • Location: Howe Meadow
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, November 18, 2017

    Every Saturday Weekly from 09/02/2017 to 11/18/2017

    Live music, chef demonstrations, and family activities add spice to shopping for goodies from over 60 vendors.

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    Dinner in the Valley

    • Location: See Description
    • Fees: See Description
    Saturday, November 18, 2017

    Dinner in the Valley

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    Junior Ranger, Jr. – Owl Prowl

    • Location: Location given upon registration. 
    • Fees: $6 per child, no charge for adults.
    Saturday, November 18, 2017

    Take a look at owl feathers, talons, and pellets, and venture out for a night hike.

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    Mr. Jingeling's Holiday Jubilee

    • Location: Rockside Stations, 9 a.m. Akron Northside Station, 10:55 a.m
    • Fees: $25 adults, $20 children ages 3-12
    Saturday, November 18, 2017

    Experience the magic this holiday season with Santa's #1 elf

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    Thanksgiving Dinner with Abraham Lincoln

    • Location: Hale Farm & Village
    • Fees: See Description
    Saturday, November 18, 2017

    Enjoy a classic Thanksgiving feast with President Lincoln.

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    Hiking the Hills

    • Location: See descriptions
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, November 19, 2017

    Hiking the Hills is a fitness series on CVNP’s more difficult, hilly trails. Fast pace. Sundays, twice a month.

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    Black Friday Hike

    • Location: NPS Park Headquarters
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, November 24, 2017

    Avoid the crowds and congestion and come hike in CVNP instead

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    Off the Beaten Path

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: See discription
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, November 25, 2017

    Takes you off trail to explore the park's hidden gems. Trails Vary Moderate pace.

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    Candlelight Walk

    • Location: Downtown Peninsula
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, November 30, 2017

    Shops, organizations, churches, museums, and restaurants will greet you with festive holiday treats, music, special events, goodwill, and cheer.

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15610 Vaughn Road
Brecksville, OH 44141

Phone:

(330) 657-2752

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