Parks’ Picks

Get out to the parks this weekend before unofficial summer ends and the school year starts up! From comedy shows to campfires we have it all going on. Check out these programs in Parks Pick for Friday, August 19, to Sunday, August 21!

Sober Comedy Hour people laughing


Enjoy an alcohol-free event with a great lineup of comedians at Seltzer: A Sober Comedy Hour on Friday, August 19, from 6 to 9 pm at Cabin John Regional Park! There will be mocktails and food vendors onsite. Come laugh with us! Free admission!

Turtle talk man holding turtle


Summer is winding down, so get outside in our parks while you can to learn about native wildlife! Join us at Brookside Nature Center for Flying Squirrels on Friday, August 19, from 8:30 to 9 pm or Turtle Talk on Saturday, August 20, 10:30 am. See native flying squirrels or eastern box turtles!

Black hill play day front yard


Get your little ones out and exploring the natural world! Come to Play Day in the Park at Black Hill Visitor Center on Sunday, August 21, from 1:30 to 3:30 pm.

campfires at black hill marshmallows on stick


Summer nights are coming to an end and so is the perfect weather for campfires. Join a naturalist for songs, games, and, of course, s’mores at Campfires at Black Hill on Saturday, August 20, at 7:30pm!

For details, visit the calendar of events and “Things to Do” on our website.

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Last Updated: August 18, 2022