Events for February 18 – March 10 – Western National Parks Association

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Explore culture, history, nature, and more at virtual events or events at The National Parks Store. To find events among the 70+ national parks that partner with Western National Parks Association, visit the Discover Our Parks page and choose a partner park.

Hopi Silversmithing and Jewelry with Jerry Whagado

Montezuma Castle National Monument 2800 Montezuma Castle Rd, Camp Verde, AZ

Camp Verde, AZ — In honor of Native American Heritage Month, Montezuma Castle is excited to host weekly cultural demonstrations, performances, and presentations throughout the month of November 2022.  November serves as a significant time when we recognize Native American people, celebrate their rich and vibrant cultures, and recognize their many sacrifices, contributions, and achievements […]

Free

Tohono O’odham Pottery with Kathleen Vance

Tuzigoot National Monument Tuzigoot Rd, Clarkdale, AZ

Clarksdale, AZ — In honor of Native American Heritage Month, Tuzigoot is excited to host weekly cultural demonstrations, performances, and presentations throughout the month of November 2022.  November serves as a significant time when we recognize Native American people, celebrate their rich and vibrant cultures, and recognize their many sacrifices, contributions, and achievements to the […]

Free
Recurring

Santo Domingo Jewelry at The National Parks Store

The National Parks Store 12880 N Vistoso Village Dr, Tucson, AZ

Pueblo artist, Rudy Coriz, will exhibit his contemporary and traditional style jewelry, noted for its exquisite linear inlays, at the National Parks Store. Coriz's dazzling earring, necklaces, and pendants and more will be available for purchase from Friday, November 25 – Saturday, November 26 between 10:00 AM through 5:00 PM.

Free

Yoga on the Mountain at Santa Monica Mountains

Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area 26876 Mulholland Hwy, Calabasas, CA

Find your center in the outdoors–join instructors Greg and Dawn for a unique Kundalini yoga and wellness experience with live acoustic music. All skill levels are welcome. Please bring your own yoga mat. Reservations are required. This is a free event with free parking. For more information and to make reservations, email [email protected] or call 805-370-2302. For directions […]

Free

Tohono O’odham Pottery with Kathleen Vance

Montezuma Castle National Monument 2800 Montezuma Castle Rd, Camp Verde, AZ

Camp Verde, AZ — In honor of Native American Heritage Month, Montezuma Castle is excited to host weekly cultural demonstrations, performances, and presentations throughout the month of November 2022.  November serves as a significant time when we recognize Native American people, celebrate their rich and vibrant cultures, and recognize their many sacrifices, contributions, and achievements […]

Free

Casa Grande Ruins Speaker Series November 30, 2022

Casa Grande Ruins National Monument 1100 W Ruins Dr, Coolidge, AZ

Program Description: Join Zarco for a series of stories that share the vibrant and tragic history of water and the River People, over a 2,000 year period. Beginning with the Toltec trade route that brought agriculture and corn to the Southwest. The history of the O’Odham before and after the expansion west is revealed. We […]

Free

Medicinal Plant Walk and Book Signing with Jim Adams, PhD

Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area 26876 Mulholland Hwy, Calabasas, CA

Jim Adams, a professor emeritus at the USC School of Pharmacy, and Enrique Villaseñor, a native plant educator and healer, lead a plant walk on the medicinal uses of California native plants at Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area. Adams and Villaseñor, co-authors of the book Healing with Medicinal Plants of the West, will present […]

Free
Recurring

Special Guided Tours at Carlsbad Caverns

Carlsbad Caverns National Park 727 Carlsbad Cavern Hwy, Carlsbad, NM

For six nights in December, Carlsbad Caverns National Park will offer visitors an opportunity to experience the wonders of Carlsbad Caverns and its colorful history in special guided tours. Dressed in historical costumes, park staff will guide visitors on a lantern-lit tour of the front half of the Big Room in Carlsbad Cavern. The tour […]

$55

Evening Candlelight Tours at Bent’s Old Fort

Bent's Old Fort National Historical Site 35110 CO-194, La Junta, CO

La Junta, CO – The annual Bent’s Old Fort National Historic Site Evening Candlelight Tours will be presented on Friday, December 2 and Saturday, December 3 this year. The 90-minute Evening Candlelight Tours provide guests the opportunity to see the fort at night with plenty of living history staff dressed in period clothing. The event […]

$10

50th Annual La Fiesta de Tumacácori

Tumacácori National Historical Park 1891 I-19 Frontage Rd, Tumacacori-Carmen, AZ

Dancer at Tumacácori (NPS) The long- anticipated 50th annual Fiesta at Tumacácori National Historical Park will return this year, following a two-year break due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The fiesta will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 3, and 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 4, 2022. Admission […]

Free

Ribbon Cutting for New Exhibits at Fort Union NM

Fort Union National Monument 3115 NM-161, Watrous, NM

Watrous, NM:  Please join Fort Union National Monument staff for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially unveil the newly renovated visitor center exhibit area at 10:30 am, Saturday, December 3, 2022. The completed project provides visitors a multicultural understanding of the changes brought about by the US – Mexican War, Fort Union and US Military, Civil War, […]

Free
Recurring

Special Guided Tours at Carlsbad Caverns

Carlsbad Caverns National Park 727 Carlsbad Cavern Hwy, Carlsbad, NM

For six nights in December, Carlsbad Caverns National Park will offer visitors an opportunity to experience the wonders of Carlsbad Caverns and its colorful history in special guided tours. Dressed in historical costumes, park staff will guide visitors on a lantern-lit tour of the front half of the Big Room in Carlsbad Cavern. The tour […]

$55