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January 24, 2017
Shenandoah National Park Hosts Youth Art Contest for Wildflower Weekend
Children’s creativity will be highlighted during Shenandoah National Park's 31st annual Wildflower Weekend, May 6-7, 2017. The annual “Youth Art in the Park” wildflower art contest will be held over that weekend, and artwork is being solicited now.

December 05, 2016
Shenandoah National Park Lifts Fire Ban
Shenandoah National Park officials are lifting a parkwide fire ban that was put in effect last month. Extremely dry conditions prompted the ban for the southern areas of the Park on November 16. The ban was extended parkwide on November 21.

November 21, 2016
Fire Restrictions Extended to Entire Park
Shenandoah National Park will extend fire restrictions to the entire area of the Park on Monday, November 21, 2016, at 8:00 a.m. Due to exceptionally dry conditions and the potential for extreme fire behavior, these restrictions will be in effect until the Park receives sufficient precipitation to lift fire restrictions.

April 23, 2015
Shenandoah National Park Announces Entrance Fee Increase
As part of a nationwide initiative, Shenandoah National Park will begin charging increased entrance fees in two stages, beginning on May 1, 2015.

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