Current DNR - All Events
September
Sep022019
Oct012019
Outdoor Adventure Center - Closed for annual maintenance

Closed Sept. 3 through Tuesday, Oct. 1. We will be working hard to bring you a renewed and improved facility.

Sep212019
Sep222019
Sep262019
Sep282019
Michigan Iron Industry Museum - Iron Ore and the Civil War

A Civil War living history encampment. Open to school groups Sept. 26-27, and open to the public on Sept. 28. Negaunee.

Sep272019
Sep282019
Onaway State Park - Harvest Festival

Come camp during our 1st annual harvest festival. Festivities include contests, chili cook-off,  trick-or-treating and more!

Sep272019
Sep282019
South Higgins Lake State Park - 16th Annual Halloween Festival

Are you ready for some spooky Halloween fun? Come camp and enjoy hay rides, a spooky walk, trick-or-treating, contest, crafts and more!

Sep272019
Sep292019
Wilderness State Park - Harvest Festival (campers only)

Campers will enjoy a weekend of activities including: pumpkin carving, hay rides and trick-or-treating. Be sure to compete in the site decorating and pie eating contests!

Sep272019
Sep292019
Van Buren State Park - Pumpkinfest (campers only)

Come camp and enjoy some fall fun. There will be a variety of activities for the whole family.

Sep272019
Sep292019
Proud Lake Recreation Area - Harvest Festival (campers only)

Join us for the parks Harvest Festival weekends filled with fun activities. 

Sep272019
Sep292019
Pinckney Recreation Area - Halloween Havoc (campers only)

Enjoy a weekend of spooky fun! There will be a variety of activities, including campsite decorating, costume contests and trick-or-treating.

Sep272019
Sep292019
Sterling State Park - Harvest Festival (campers only)

Come camp during our annual Harvest Festival weekend which will include a family movie night, carnival games, costume contest, trick-or-treating and so much more!

Sep282019
Brimley State Park - Harvest Festival

This annual Harvest Festival event includes games, a pancake breakfast, trick-or-treating and much more.

Sep282019
Bay City State Park - Fall Campground Harvest Festival and Trunk-or-Treating

Get ready for a some fall family fun during the parks Fall Festival Weekends. 

Sep282019
Holland State Park - Holland Hospital Park2Park half-marathon and 5K

The Park2Park race is an annual fundraiser for Neighbors Plus, a christian community development organization. 

Sep282019
Tahquamenon Falls State Park - Hike Between Da Falls- Centennial Event

Celebrate Michigan state parks' centennial year with a five-mile hike between the Tahquamenon Upper and Lower Falls.

Sep282019
Fort Custer Recreation Area - Stewardship Volunteer Workday, Sept. 28

Join in the effort to help restore native prairie on National Public Lands Day! Volunteers will collect native wildflower and grass seeds that will be replanted throughout the park.

Sep282019
Mitchell State Park - Waterfowl Hunting Clinic

This “A to Z” class on how to hunt waterfowl will cover everything you need to know to get started, including how to find a location, scouting, calling and gear.

Sep292019
Pinckney Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday, Sept. 29

Help us remove invasive shrubs from this neat prairie and oak barrens. 

Sep292019
Cambridge Junction Historic State Park - Farmers Market, Sept. 29
Fresh produce, baked goods, crafts and more. Brooklyn.
Sep292019
Mitchell State Park - Wild Mushroom Clinic

Learn about identification of a variety of Michigan’s edible wild mushrooms, where to start looking and proper handling techniques for transport, cleaning, consumption (including some samples) and home preservation.

Ongoing DNR - All Events
04/01/19  —  12/01/19
Leelanau State Park - Virtual 5K Run/Walk

Participate in a fun Virtual 5K that will benefit the Friends of Leelanau State Park as they raise funds for new playground equipment. You can bike, run or walk anywhere in the world!

06/02/19  —  10/20/19
Pinckney Recreation Area - Eclipse Yoga - Stand-up Paddleboard Yoga

Eclipse Yoga will offer Stand-up Paddleboard Yoga classes on Sundays from 1-2 p.m. and Tuesdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. starting June 2 - Oct. 20. There will be no classes on June 30, July 7 or Sept. 1. Cost is $25. Meet at Silver Lake. 

06/02/19  —  10/20/19
Pinckney Recreation Area - Eclipse Yoga Paddle Fit

Eclipse yoga will offer Paddlefit classes on Sundays from 12 -1 p.m. and Tuesdays from 5:15-6:15 p.m. starting June 2 - Oct. 20. There will be no classes on June 30, July 7 or Sept. 1. Cost is $25. Meet at Silver Lake. 

06/03/19  —  10/14/19
Island Lake Recreation Area - Eclipse Yoga - Stand-up Paddleboard Yoga

Participants will paddle out, do an hour of yoga on the boards, and then paddle back in. Eclipse Yoga provides paddleboards and life jackets.

06/03/19  —  10/14/19
Island Lake Recreation Area - Eclipse Yoga Paddle Fit

There are intervals of paddling and HIIT type exercises. Classes last 1 hour. Some exercises are done on boards and some on the beach (depending on a variety of factors).

06/22/19  —  06/30/20
Michigan History Museum - Secret Lives of Michigan Objects

Explore what it means to collect and care for Michigan objects. Lansing.