- April 15–16 and 22–23: Visit for free!
On these National Park Week weekends, every national park will give you free admission!
April 15: Junior Ranger Day
Calling kids of all ages! Earn a Junior Ranger badge at one of the many fun programs happening at parks across the country.
April 22: Earth Day
Join a volunteer project or simply enjoy the natural wonders and wildlife preserved in national parks.
April 23: Park Rx Day
Get healthy and active in a national park with a ranger-led program or with family and friends. Learn more about Park Rx Day.
April 23: Volunteer Recognition Day
Find volunteer opportunities at a national park at www.volunteer.gov or, if you are a current volunteer, share your story of why you volunteer and be recognized on social media. Learn more about Volunteer Recognition Day.
It's National Park week!! And, according to the National Park Service, "National Park Week is America's largest celebration of national heritage." That sounds pretty cool to me. So grab your hammock, get out and enjoy the beauty of our incredible parks.
If you need some help finding fun things to do here's a little schedule from NPS.gov