News & Events

FEBRUARY

12 — Special VALENTINE'S DINNER at the Rhododendron Restaurant. Reservations required.

APRIL

1 — RHODODENDRON RESTAURANT opens for spring.

23 — Annual EASTER EGG HUNT at Potter's Knoll sponsored by Alpha Natural Resources. Begins at noon.

24 — EASTER SUNRISE SERVICE at Potter's Knoll shelter. Begins at 6 a.m.

24 — Special EASTER BUFFET DINNER in the Rhododendron Restaurant

MAY

2 - 8 — CAMPER APPRECIATION WEEK

8 — Celebrate MOTHER'S DAY at the Rhododendron Restaurant with a special buffet. Mothers receive a discount!

13 - 14 — CABIN FEVER MOTORCYCLE RUN Details to come.

21 — INTERNATIONAL MIGRATORY BIRD DAY. Morning hike beginning at 8 am at the Visitor Center to seek out forest dwelling birds; Meet at the Visitor Center for an afternoon hike that will seek out Raptors and Edge-dwelling species at 1 pm.

28, 29, 30 — "JUBILEE IN THE BREAKS" Memorial Day Gospel Singing begins at 10:00 a.m. each day

JUNE

FARMER'S MARKET will be held each Tuesday throughout the month of June from 8 a.m. to noon.

MOVIES will be shown in the campground each Wednesday and Friday beginning June 15. No admission charge.

4 — NATIONAL TRAILS DAY events scheduled

18, 19 — "A GOSPEL MUSIC CELEBRATION IN THE MOUNTAINS" Father's Day Gospel Sing begins at 4 pm on Saturday and 1 pm on Sunday

25, 26 — ECHOES IN THE CANYON Civil War Reenactment and Living History

JULY

FARMER'S MARKET will be held each Tuesday throughout the month of July from 8 a.m. to noon.

MOVIES will be shown in the campground each Wednesday and Friday. No admission charge.

9 — McClure River Kiwanis CAR SHOW

AUGUST

1 - 7 — TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK in the Campground

6 — Final MOVIE NIGHT of the season in the campground. No admission charge.

7 — RICHARD POTTER DAY

SEPTEMBER

3, 4, 5 — Annual TRI-STATE GOSPEL SING beginning at 10 a.m. each day

OCTOBER

Looking for great fall colors? Our SPECTACULAR FALL FOLIAGE generally peaks in mid-October.

Water is released annually from the John Flannagan Reservoir during the first four weekends in October to create from Class two up to Class six rapids -- WORLD CLASS WHITEWATER -- on the Russell Fork River through Breaks Gorge.

1 — MOLASSES STIR OFF begins at 7:00 a.m.

1 — GRUNDY AND CLINTWOOD KIWANIS ANNUAL 5K RUN begins at 10 a.m.

HALLOWEEN WEEKENDS in the Campground will be held every weekend in October, featuring a campsite decorating contest each weekend.

21, 22 & 28,29 — SECOND ANNUAL HAUNTED HOUSE sponsored by Breaks Park and Boy Scout Troop 750; Located in the former park administrative building. Admission $3 for ages 12 & up; $2 for 11 and under. Lighted tours will also be available for those who wish to have a less-scary experience.

22 — PIKE COUNTY EXTENSION'S “HOMEMAKING IN THE MOUNTAINS” annual regional craft event held in the Rhododendron Conference Center

NOVEMBER

5 - 6 — APPALACHIAN HERITAGE FESTIVAL

24 — Join us for a special THANKSGIVING FEAST in the Rhododendron Restaurant! Turkey, all the fixings and much more. Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet served from 11 am to 6 p.m. No reservations required.

Though most park events are scheduled from April through October, lodging is open year round. The conference center is also available throughout the year.