Past Events

Fall Luminary Walk

Saturday, October 9, 2021 at 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Categories: Turtle River State Park

Hike at your own pace on our luminary lit trails, warm up by the fire, and enjoy some refreshments at the Woodland Lodge. Swing over to the Chalet to view the night sky with Northern Sky Astronomy Society!


Spookless Nights at Haunted Fort

Friday, October 1, 2021 at 07:00 pm - Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 10:00 pm

Categories: Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park

For two nights only, the ghouls, spooks and monsters are your guides and friends into the dark of the Haunted Fort. Designed for ages six to 10, The Spookless Nights give our younger visitors a less scary experience.


Haunted Fort

Friday, October 1, 2021 - Saturday, October 30, 2021

Categories: Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park

North Dakota's legendary Halloween attraction happens at Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park each weekend in October. The event features four different haunted house experiences within the reconstructed historic military buildings that once made up old Fort Abraham Lincoln. 


Sodbuster Days

Saturday, September 11, 2021 at 10:00 am - Sunday, September 12, 2021 at 04:00 pm

Categories: Fort Ransom State Park

Come see turn of the century farm and home-making demonstrations along with live, old-time music at Fort Ransom State Park's Sodbuster Days.


Fall WOW

Friday, September 10, 2021 at 04:00 pm - Sunday, September 12, 2021 at 12:00 pm

Categories: Lake Metigoshe State Park

Wild Outdoor Women (WOW) is an event designed for ladies looking to learn or improve upon various outdoor recreational skills in a safe, hands-on setting. Activities include hiking, kayaking, archery, fly-fishing, geocaching, yoga and more!

 


Glow Hike

Saturday, September 4, 2021 at 07:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Categories: Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park

Experience one of the most unique hikes of the year at Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park's Glow Hike. Join the pre-party to get your glow on and then explore the park under UV lights with music along the way.


Wild Woods

Friday, September 3, 2021 at 08:00 pm - Saturday, September 4, 2021 at 09:00 pm

Categories: Icelandic State Park

Join us for our final Interpretive Series weekend for the summer, and spend some time learning all about some of the most majestic organisms on the planet: trees!


Park in the Dark Weekend

Friday, September 3, 2021 at 08:00 pm - Saturday, September 4, 2021 at 10:00 pm

Categories: Turtle River State Park

Learn more about the stars and the night sky at Dakota Explorers or join us at the amphitheater to learn about creatures of the night and go on a night hike. Click for full details.


Feathered Friends Weekend

Friday, August 27, 2021 at 08:00 pm - Saturday, August 28, 2021 at 09:00 pm

Categories: Turtle River State Park

Fly on in to our feathered friends weekend! Join Turtle River State Park for an adventure of learning about the birds who live in our park. Click for full details.


Monarch Mania

Friday, August 27, 2021 at 08:00 pm - Saturday, August 28, 2021 at 09:30 pm

Categories: Icelandic State Park

Join Icelandic State Park for a weekend exploring the life cycle of the amazing monarch butterfly!