Events

This Week's Events

Sunday, June 30, 2019

June 30, 2019

Bird Watching on the Noland Trail

In conjunction with The Hampton Roads Bird Club, take to the Trail at The Mariner's Park with other members for a bird watching workshop!

Newport News, VA

June 30, 2019

Harpers Ferry Maryland Heights Anniversary Hike

As part of the 75th Anniversary take part in a 3.5 mile guided hike or 6.5 mile hike, with historical interpreters.

Harpers Ferry, WV

June 30, 2019

See Maryland Dove in St. Michaels

Maryland Dove will arrive at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum on Friday, June 28, and can be seen out on the Miles River and dockside through Sunday.

St. Michaels, MD

June 30, 2019

Living History at Fort McHenry

Join us every Wednesday through Sunday from June 26 – August 18, 2019 for living history at Fort McHenry!

Baltimore, MD

June 30, 2019

York River SP Extreme Estuarine Paddling Expedition

Join us for an adventurous paddle on Taskinas Creek where the fresh water marsh is quite different than the estuarine ecosystems so easily accessible in the park.

Williamsburg, VA

June 30, 2019

Stony Man Hike, Shenandoah NP

Stoney Man is a short, easy hike with some of the best views in Shenandoah National Park.

Marksville, VA

June 30, 2019

75th Anniversary of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

Harpers Ferry is celebrating its 75th anniversary with a 3-day weekend packed with history and activities for the whole family.

Harpers Ferry, WV

June 30, 2019

Cunningham Falls Misery Trail Advanced Hike

Join a naturalist on a guided hike on one of the best trails in Cunningham Falls State Park!

Thurmont, MD

June 30, 2019

Dyke Marsh Meetup Walk with a Ranger

Come enjoy the outdoors on this 2 mile walk with a national park ranger to see the largest freshwater marsh in the nation’s capital.

Alexandria, VA

June 30, 2019

Western Maryland Scenic Railroad Frostburg Flyer

Don't miss this scenic ride on the rails in Western Maryland!

Cumberland, MD

June 30, 2019

Sandy Point Marsh Tour

Join the park naturalist for a kayak/canoe paddle around Mezick Pond and Marsh.

Annapolis, MD

Monday, July 1, 2019

July 1, 2019

Shenandoah Stories in Stone Hike

Learn how ancient volcanic activity shaped Shenandoah and still affects life here.

Marksville, VA

July 1, 2019

Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Farm Wagon Ride

Take a free scenic Wagon Ride through the park and learn about the environment and the park's history.

Oxon Hll, MD

July 1, 2019

Appalachian Trail Hike, Shenandoah National Park

Take a short journey on the most famous long-distance hiking trail in the world.

Stanley, VA

July 1, 2019

Rocky Gap Guided Evening Paddle

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

Flintstone, MD

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

July 2, 2019

Hiking the Appalachian Trail at Caledonia State Park

Hike south on the Appalachian and return on the Raccoon Run and see many unique quartz formations.

Fayetteville, PA

July 2, 2019

Stony Man Hike, Shenandoah NP

Stoney Man is a short, easy hike with some of the best views in Shenandoah National Park.

Marksville, VA

July 2, 2019

Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Farm Wagon Ride

Take a free scenic Wagon Ride through the park and learn about the environment and the park's history.

Oxon Hll, MD

July 2, 2019

Haiku Hike, Pocahontas SP

Refresh, renew, rejuvenate at Pocahontas State Park by expressing your poetic prowess on a ranger led hike.

Chesterfield, VA

July 2, 2019

Wineberry Jam Workshop at Sweet Air

Learn how to identify, harvest and make jam out of wineberries in the Sweet Air area of Gunpowder Falls State Park.

Baldwin, MD

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

July 3, 2019

Living History at Fort McHenry

Join us every Wednesday through Sunday from June 26 – August 18, 2019 for living history at Fort McHenry!

Baltimore, MD

July 3, 2019

Shenandoah Stories in Stone Hike

Learn how ancient volcanic activity shaped Shenandoah and still affects life here.

Marksville, VA

July 3, 2019

Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Farm Wagon Ride

Take a free scenic Wagon Ride through the park and learn about the environment and the park's history.

Oxon Hll, MD

July 3, 2019

Trussum Pond Paddle

Enjoy the Baldcypress Swamp on a leisurely boat tour of Trap Pond.

Laurel, DE

Thursday, July 4, 2019

July 4, 2019

Stony Man Hike, Shenandoah NP

Stoney Man is a short, easy hike with some of the best views in Shenandoah National Park.

Marksville, VA

July 4, 2019

Living History at Fort McHenry

Join us every Wednesday through Sunday from June 26 – August 18, 2019 for living history at Fort McHenry!

Baltimore, MD

July 4, 2019

Mount Calvert Archaeology Dig Days

Discover history’s secrets while getting fresh air and exercise at this Upper Marlboro archeological site!

Upper Marlboro, MD

Friday, July 5, 2019

July 5, 2019

Henricus Forge Ahead Fridays

Guests will learn about 17th century trades and watch demonstrations of blacksmithing, leather-working, wood-working, sewing, apothecary, and more.

Chester, MD

July 5, 2019

Living History at Fort McHenry

Join us every Wednesday through Sunday from June 26 – August 18, 2019 for living history at Fort McHenry!

Baltimore, MD

July 5, 2019

Shenandoah Stories in Stone Hike

Learn how ancient volcanic activity shaped Shenandoah and still affects life here.

Marksville, VA

July 5, 2019

Western Maryland Scenic Railroad Frostburg Flyer

Don't miss this scenic ride on the rails in Western Maryland!

Cumberland, MD

July 5, 2019

TGIF Summer Sunset Paddle on Jug Bay

Enjoy an after hours sunset paddle at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary to decompress after a long work week and soak up that last warm nights of summer.

Lothian, MD

July 5, 2019

Riverbend River Fishing by Boat

Fish for smallmouth bass and sunfish from a canoe or jon boat. Get started with an introduction to boating and fishing basics.

Great Falls, VA

Saturday, July 6, 2019

July 6, 2019

Westmoreland Kayak Trip

Paddle along part of the park's coastline to Fossil Beach and take a walk on the beach looking for a relic from the past.

Montross, VA

July 6, 2019

Prelude to Yorktown

The 7th Virginia Regiment re-enacting units will be hosting a recreation of the small skirmish that occurred on the old Chippokes Road, and the battle of Green Springs on the…

Surry, VA

July 6, 2019

Appomattox Civil War Baseball and Heritage Day

Come out and join Appomattox Court House National Historical Park for #CivilWar Base Ball on July 6th!

Appomattox, VA

July 6, 2019

Kayak with the Eagles at Caledon SP

Take an early morning paddle on the lower Potomac River and watch for bald eagles as they perch in trees and soar along the shoreline.

King George, VA

July 6, 2019

Mulberry Creek Canoe Paddle

Start your weekend with a leisurely morning paddle on Mulberry Creek in Belle Isle State Park.

Lancaster, VA

July 6, 2019

Fair Hill Birding Hike

Enjoy a three mile birding hike at Fair Hill Resource Manangement Area.

, MD

July 6, 2019

Living History at Fort McHenry

Join us every Wednesday through Sunday from June 26 – August 18, 2019 for living history at Fort McHenry!

Baltimore, MD

July 6, 2019

Shenandoah NP Mount Marshall Hike

Hike along the historic Appalachian Trail to a spectacular Shenandoah Valley view.

, VA

July 6, 2019

Stony Man Hike, Shenandoah NP

Stoney Man is a short, easy hike with some of the best views in Shenandoah National Park.

Marksville, VA

July 6, 2019

Family Fun Day on Hart-Miller Island

Enjoy guided hiking or biking tour of the island, fish-seining; milkweed patch exploration and insect identification; drop-in volleyball; and arts & crafts for the kids!

, MD

July 6, 2019

Western Maryland Scenic Railroad Frostburg Flyer

Don't miss this scenic ride on the rails in Western Maryland!

Cumberland, MD

July 6, 2019

Eco-River Tubing, Shenandoah SP

Enjoy a relaxing tube float and learn about the flora and fauna of the region.

Bentonville, VA

July 6, 2019

Riverbend Park Kayak Tour-Wildlife of the Potomac

Watch for deer foraging on the islands, osprey and bald eagles searching for fish and more as you paddle through this wildlife-rich section of the Potomac River.

Great Falls, VA

July 6, 2019

Dark Skies Astronomy Program at Fort Frederick

Come join a park ranger and the Tri-State Astronomers for a night of stargazing and sky navigation.

Big Pool, MD

July 6, 2019

Rock Creek Park Exploring the Sky

Join park rangers and volunteers from National Capital Astronomers to view planets, star clusters, and other space phenomena through the lens of telescopes.

Washington, DC
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