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Nighttime Programs and Events

Nighttime activities, a campfire, and sunset at Minnesota State Parks and Trails

Adventures after dark

Minnesota State Parks and Trails are beautiful at all times of day and night. Want to do something different this evening or this weekend? Nighttime events are a great way to see your favorite parks in a whole new light. Get out and experience the allure of outdoor activities after sunset.

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Events Calendar

01/27/18

Whitewater State Park

Moonlit Owl Prowl

01/27/18

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Presenters Under the Pines: "My Endless Childhood" An Evening with a Storyteller

01/31/18

Jay Cooke State Park

Blue Moon Snowshoe Hike

01/31/18

Sibley State Park

Canceled: Full Moon Hike or Snowshoe

02/10/18

Wild River State Park

Candlelight Night Ski Snowshoe and Hike

02/17/18

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Snowshoeing to the Stars

03/01/18

Sibley State Park

CANCELED: Full Moon Hike or Snowshoe

03/01/18

Afton State Park

Full Moon Walk

05/26/18

Interstate State Park

Meet the Turtles Evening Program

05/26/18

Jay Cooke State Park

Strawberry Moon

05/26/18

Gooseberry Falls State Park

Stories in the Stars: Ojibwe Constellations

06/15/18

Upper Sioux Agency State Park

Stargazing

06/23/18

Interstate State Park

Snake Discovery Evening Program

08/03/18

Upper Sioux Agency State Park

Stargazing

08/18/18

Lake Vermilion-Soudan Underground Mine State Park

Night Sky of the Northwoods

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