Current DNR - All Events
October
Oct192018
Oct212018
Port Crescent State Park - Harvest Festival (campers only)

Make your reservations today for our annual harvest festival. Campers will enjoy classic fall activities.  

Oct192018
Oct212018
Brighton Recreation Area - Harvest Festival Weekend (campers only)

Enjoy a fun fall weekend full of festivities and crafts like t-shirt tie-dying, costume contest, pumpkin carving, trick-or-treating, a harvest festival dance, site decoration contest and more!

Oct192018
Oct212018
Metamora-Hadley Recreation Area - Fall Harvest Festival Weekend (campers only)

Camp and enjoy some spooky fun! Activities include  pumpkin decorating, arts and crafts, trick-or-treating, a campsite decoration contest, a haunted barn and much more!

Oct192018
Oct212018
Algonac State Park - Harvest Festival (campers only)

Come camp and enjoy some festive fall fun with campsite decorating, trick-or-treating, arts and crafts and games.

Oct192018
Oct212018
Waterloo Recreation Area - Portage Lake Rivalry Weekend (campers only)

Enjoy rivalry weekend camping at the park, watch the Michigan vs. Michigan State game on Saturday and be sure to decorate your campsite to show off your team pride!

Oct192018
Oct202018
Waterloo Recreation Area - Horse' N Around Stables Moonlight on Horseback

Horse' N Around Stables is offering visitors the chance to enjoy a magnificent guided moonlight ride through the picturesque trails of the park on horseback.

Oct202018
Oct282018
Leelanau State Park - Haunted Lighthouse

Come and join us for a haunting at the lighthouse!

Oct202018
Brighton Recreation Area - BTRA Fall Workbee

Help keep the trails and staging area looking great by joining the Brighton Trail Riders Association for their fall workbee! 

Oct202018
Bay City State Park - Mother Nature's Halloween Trail

Animal actors will share information about misunderstood wildlife, their shrinking wetland habitat and how they benefit man, as you take a guided hike along a pumpkin lit trail. 

Oct202018
Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery - Nature Lovers Date Night

Enjoy the fall season with an adult-only evening outside!  Activities include fishing, archery and a bonfire with seasonal refreshments.

Oct232018
Michigan Iron Industry Museum - Future Historians Meeting
Today: Haunted Ghost Stories from Marquette County. Negaunee.
Oct242018
Michigan History Museum - The State of Juvenile Justice in Michigan
Held in conjunction with the "States of Incarceration" special exhibit. Lansing.
Oct242018
Outdoor Adventure Center - WOW - Wild Over Wednesday: Autumn Bucket List (Backpacking, Cider and Donuts)

Complimentary admission from 6 to 8 p.m. This month, we're talking about camping and giving you a chance to practice setting up tents, cooking outdoors and more.

Oct252018
Michigan History Museum - Learn517: Geology and Fossils
For homeschoolers, ages 6 to 11. Fee, walk-in registration only. Lansing.
Oct262018
Outdoor Adventure Center - Pumpkin Patch Party

We will create a unique pumpkin patch here in downtown Detroit, where you can pick your own pumpkin to decorate.

Oct262018
Oct282018
Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park - Create a Cutting Board (3 Day Class)

Master Woodworker Dave Rasmussen will guide you as you select your wood and glue it for finishing into a cutting board.

Oct272018
Michigan History Museum - Michigan Underground Railroad Heritage Gathering
Be part of a new statewide collaboration. Fee, pre-registration required. Lansing.
Oct272018
Outdoor Adventure Center - Path Paws: Detroit Dog Walk - Urban Art Hike

This dog-friendly hike will focus on the various artists and their work that can be found along the Dequindre Cut and in Milliken State Park.

Oct272018
Outdoor Adventure Center - Fall Clean-Up

It’s Make a Difference Day! Visit the Outdoor Adventure Center today to make a difference for local wildlife and guests of our area.

Oct282018
Sleepy Hollow State Park - Ichabod Crane Open Disc Golf Tournament

Join the Capital City Renegades for this fun disc golf tournament at one of Michigan's best disc golf courses.

Oct282018
Outdoor Adventure Center - Archery Try-It

This is your opportunity to learn more about archery. Two different sessions available.

Oct282018
Outdoor Adventure Center - Trick or Treat!

Join our staff and some costumed characters as you trick-or-treat around the Outdoor Adventure Center. 

Oct282018
Outdoor Adventure Center - Mythbusters: Halloween Animals

Are owls really wise?  Are bats really blind?  Come learn the truth about some of our most misunderstood "Halloween" animals.

Ongoing DNR - All Events
Apr082017
Dec022018
Michigan History Museum - Michigan in World War I

The latest in our rotating exhibit of flags from the Michigan Battle Flag Collection. Lansing.

Apr282018
Nov042018
Two miners wearing hard hats inspect the ceiling of an iron ore mineMichigan History Museum - Digging Deeper into Michigan's Iron History

See equipment used in underground iron mines. Lansing.

Sep082018
May192019
The words States of Incarceration are placed over white horizontal stripes and a purple background Michigan History Museum - States of Incarceration: A National Dialogue on Local Histories

A special exhibit looking at the history and future of mass incarceration in the United States. Lansing.

Sep092018
Oct212018
Eclips Yoga LogoPinckney Recreation Area - Stand-up Paddleboard Yoga

Sept.9 - Oct. 21, 2018 enjoy Stand-Up Paddle Board (SUP) Yoga classes offered Sunday afternoons at 2 p.m. (No class Oct. 7) Class is weather dependent.