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Prairie Palooza: Palo Duro Canyon – Back to the Future

10:00a to 6:00p
Sat, September 16, 2023
Bradley Kliemann
(806) 452-9844

🎉 Celebrate Texas State Parks’ 100-year anniversary at Palo Duro Canyon State Park! This will chronical 100 years of our past and showcase 100 years of partnerships for the future!

State Parks Centennial logo  Join Palo Duro Canyon State Park’s newest Prairie Palooza celebrating Texas State Parks’ 100-year anniversary. This event will include several different vendors and booths to explore provided by both Palo Duro Canyon State Park staff and our partners.


A 5k race will be occurring before this event beings. Click here for more info and to register. 


A $25 chuckwagon dinner is also available for visitors to the event. Click here for more info and to purchase tickets.


Things you should know: 

  • Meet: Various locations, centered around the Mack Dick Pavilion and Pioneer Amphitheater Parking Lots.
  • Bring: Weather appropriate clothing (jackets, etc.). 

 This program may be cancelled due to weather.

No pre-registration required.

This is one of many 100-year celebration events happening in Texas state parks this year. Entry to a park is free on the day it hosts an official 100-Year celebration event (applies to day passes only). Guarantee entry by reserving your free day pass up to one month before this special event.

Overhead shot of hikers enjoying a stroll on the Lighthouse Trail. The formation can e seen in the background.