Celebrate National Park Week ~ Fun Facts & Events

Did you know that it's National Park Week?  Coinciding nicely with Earth Day, the National Park Service and National Park Foundation have pulled together an entire week of celebration, including fun events and activities for your family to participate in. And to kick off the party, there will be fee-free National Park entrance days on Saturday, April 19 and Sunday, April 20! "Go Wild" for National Park Week 2014! During the week of April 19-27th, 2014, be sure to visit your local national park for special events.  Here are a few of the festivities to check out... 9 great days, 9 great ways for you and your family to "Go Wild!" for America's National Parks: Go wild for bears. This year the National Park Foundation has teamed with Disney on the new Disneynature film, “Bears,” premiering just in time for Earth Day and National Park Week on Friday, April 18. For every ticket sold during “Bears” opening week, April 18-24, Disneynature will make a contribution to the National Park … [Read more...]