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Christmas Festival Event Guide

Just one week to go until the 40th Annual Silver Falls Christmas Festival! Park staff and volunteers are keeping busy preparing and decorating the park for the event. See below for a detailed schedule of the event’s activities.

Ranger Brad putting lights on the tree

 

Park Staff and volunteers making decorations for the Lodge

Celebrate “Green Friday” at Silver Falls!

Celebrate the day after Thanksgiving with free parking at Oregon State Parks on November 24th! The Oregon State Parks Foundation and Friends of Silver Falls will be providing free snacks and hot drinks at Silver Falls beginning at 10 am. More information can be found here:

http://www.statesmanjournal.com/story/travel/outdoors/2017/11/14/free-food-drinks-and-entry-oregon-state-parks-green-friday/846612001/

and here:

http://oregonstateparks.org/index.cfm?do=v.dsp_featureArticle&articleId=211

 

We hope to see you at the park!

“Green Friday” 2016

2017 Silver Falls Christmas Festival

We are busy getting ready for our 40th Annual Silver Falls Christmas Festival! This year’s event will take place on Saturday, December 9th from 11am-4pm in the South Falls Day-Use Area with additional activities at the Silver Falls Conference Center. We will be posting more detailed event information here within the next few weeks, so stay tuned!

Available Field Trip Dates: Spring 2018

We’ve finalized our dates of availability for spring 2018 field trips, and they are listed below. If you’d like to schedule a field trip, please contact Ranger Matt at matt.palmquist@oregon.gov or (503) 874-0201. When requesting a field trip, please provide the following information:

  • Your name and your school’s name
  • Age group and number of students
  • Preferred date(s) of field trip(s)
  • Time constraints – i.e. arrival and departure time to and from the park
  • Any special interests or choices of field trip programs (see field trip planning guide).

 

Weekly Schedule: August 28-September 4

Weekly Schedule: August 22-27

Weekly Schedule: August 13-21

Available Field Trip Dates: Fall 2017

Below are the available field trip dates for fall 2017. If you’d like to schedule a field trip, please contact Ranger Matt at matt.palmquist@oregon.gov or (503) 874-0201. When requesting a field trip, please provide the following information:

  • Your name and your school’s name
  • Age group and number of students
  • Preferred date(s) of field trip(s)
  • Time constraints – i.e. arrival and departure time to and from the park
  • Any special interests or choices of field trip programs (see field trip planning guide).

 

Weekly Schedule: August 6-12

Program Schedule: July 31-August 6