Celebrate National Park Week!


April 20-28, 2019

Guest blog by Anna Wadhams, SCA Alumni Council

Looking for fun activities during Earth Month? Head to your closest national park April 20-28 to enjoy National Park Week programs and events!

Alligator at Everglades National Park, Photo by Matthew Paulson / Flickr.com

Each April, the National Park Service and its official charity, the National Park Foundation, partner to celebrate with special events, programs, and volunteer opportunities.

Bass Harbor Lighthouse, Acadia National Park, Photo by Kim Seng / Flickr.com

To kick off National Park Week, all national park entrance fees will be waived on April 20. There are also special days planned throughout the week to showcase different ways visitors can enjoy national parks:

Click here for more information on National Park Week, including and updated list of events across the country. 

Park Ranger at Roosevelt Arch, Yellowstone National Park, Photo by NPS, Jacob W. Frank