Wagon Ride-Journey to the Potomac River Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Enjoy riding through the woods and along the Potomac River, while finding out about the park's wildlife and the American Indians who once lived here. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
Start Time/Day:  11:30am Sun
Start Date: 8/28/2016
Women Unplugged Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Unplug and spend the weekend outdoors! Saturday we'll kayak from Algonkian Park to Riverbend and have an outdoor dinner with a bonfire. Spend a night under the stars in your tent or in our Nature Center. Sunday explore birds, edible plants, and learn to shoot a bow and arrow. Bring a bagged lunch and water bottle for Saturday's trip, all other meals are provided. Meet at Riverbend at 8am on Saturday. Program ends at 2pm on Sunday. Women only.
Start Time/Day:  8am Sun/Sat
Start Date: 9/3/2016
Virginia Indian Festival Click to Register with Parktakes Online
The 2016 festival includes eight American Indian tribes from Virginia including the Rappahannock dancers and drummers. Enjoy hands on activities and live demonstrations including American Indian storytelling, shooting bow and arrows, throwing spears and making stone tools. Also,assist in building a dugout canoe, and visit our marketplace of American Indian crafts, pottery and jewelry.Pre-register $6 through 9/6, $7 at door.
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Start Date: 9/10/2016
Bootlegger Trail Hike Click to Register with Parktakes Online
This 4-mile loop trail hike winds through upland forest and the along the river. Uncover the area's historic past and enjoy the scenic beauty as we move through the park's landscape.
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Sat
Start Date: 9/17/2016
Fall Equinox Campfire Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Celebrate the Autumnal equinox with a campfire in a beautiful outdoor setting. Learn the scientific, astronomical, and cultural significance of this special day. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. Canceled if rain.
Start Time/Day:  6:30pm Thu
Start Date: 9/22/2016