This Week's Events

Sunday, May 26, 2019

May 26, 2019

Mount Vernon Historic Plant and Garden Sale

Mount Vernon’s annual outdoor garden sale offers a wide array of garden-themed merchandise including tools, gifts, and decorations.

Mount Vernon, VA

May 26, 2019

Art in the Park, Berkeley Springs

Nationally known artists exhibit at this event in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia and the best part is – they are local residents.

Berkeley Springs, WV

May 26, 2019

Morning Float on the James

Join park staff as we canoe the James River and explore all the sights and sound it has to offer.

Powhatan, VA

May 26, 2019

Delaplane Strawberry Festival

Bring the whole family and enjoy a fun and festive day in the Virginia countryside.

Delaplane, VA

May 26, 2019

York River Sunset Paddle

Enjoy the beauty of this special time of the evening on the water with a guided paddling trip.

Williamsburg, VA

May 26, 2019

Tuckahoe Creek Paddle

Join park staff for a guided canoe/kayak trip up Tuckahoe Creek.

Queen Anne, MD

Monday, May 27, 2019

May 27, 2019

Chippokes Paddle Adventure

Join in for a delightful paddle trip through the tidal marsh known as Lower Chippokes Creek.

Surry, VA

May 27, 2019

Memorial Day at Fort McHenry

Special ranger programs will be offered throughout the day to introduce visitors to the origins of Memorial Day during the Civil War and a National Moment of Remembrance at 3:00 pm.

Baltimore, MD

May 27, 2019

Antietam National Battlefield Memorial Day Commemoration

Join us at Antietam National Cemetery for the annual Memorial Day Commemoration.

Sharpsburg, MD

May 27, 2019

Ft. Monroe Memorial Day & Flag Retirement Ceremony

Honor the fallen men and women in service of the United States at this Fort Monroe Memorial Day Ceremony.

Fort Monroe, VA

May 27, 2019

Richmond National Battlefield Park Memorial Day

Richmond National Battlefield Park, in cooperation with the Department of Veterans Affairs, is sponsoring a Memorial Day program and wreath-laying to honor and remember those who have died in our nation’s…

Henrico, VA

May 27, 2019

Rocky Gap Guided Evening Paddle

Close out your week with a guided sunset paddle on Lake Habeeb with a naturalist.

Flintstone, MD

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

May 28, 2019

"Down by the Bay” at Pickering!

Learn how to fish and seine and practice identifying what you find with Pickering Creek naturalists on Maryland's Eastern Shore!

Easton, MD

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

May 29, 2019

Blackbeard's Treasure Hunt, First Landing SP

There's a pirate treasure hidden somewhere in First Landing State Park!

Virginia Beach, VA

Thursday, May 30, 2019

May 30, 2019

Bear Creek Lake Canoe Tour

Enjoy a paddle around the lake while discovering the local environment and lake history.

Cumberland, VA

Friday, May 31, 2019

Saturday, June 1, 2019

June 1, 2019

National Trails Day at York River State Park

Celebrate National Trails Day with a plantation tour, Taskinas Creek Pick Your Paddle, and hiking.

Williamsburg, VA

June 1, 2019

Steam and Gas Engine Show, Chippokes Plantation

"Hit-n-miss" engines, antique tractors and classic cars will be on display. Enjoy tram rides, tractor pulls, sawmill demonstrations and kids' activities.

Surry, VA

June 1, 2019

Richmond Battlefield Cold Harbor Anniversary

Tour newly preserved battlefield land, experience life in the military camps, visit with civilian refugees, enjoy period music, and take a candle light tour of the battlefield.

Mechanicsville, VA

June 1, 2019

Harriet Tubman State Park Fishing Rodeo

Bring your budding angler out to our Youth Fishing Rodeo to catch some fish!

Church Creek, MD

June 1, 2019

Maritime Day & Blessing of the Fleet

Celebrate maritime traditions and the kick off of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum's construction of a new Maryland Dove.

St. Michaels, MD

June 1, 2019

St. Clement’s Island Heritage Day

Celebrate the history and heritage of St. Clement’s Island with tons of fun and free activities and programs for the whole family.

Colton's Point, MD

June 1, 2019

Susquehanna Riverlands Trail Festival

Hike, bike, paddle, or play at the Susquehanna Riverlands Trail Festival.

Columbia, PA

June 1, 2019

Prince William Forest Paws In The Park

The park wants to promote responsible pet ownership in the great outdoors with working dog demos, local rescues, a dog show, special off-leash area.

Triangle, VA

June 1, 2019

Point Lookout: National Trails Day Guided Paddle

Join park staff for a guided paddle along the Heron Alley Water Trail as it travels up Point Lookout Creek.

Scotland, MD