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Events

September 2022

Sep 23 End Date

Signs of Fall Scavenger Hunt

Fairfield Lake State Park
Fall is finally here! Use a clue sheet acquired at headquarters to locate fall fact signs throughout Fairfield Lake State Park! Snap a photo at each location and return to park HQ for a prize! This event is perfect for all ages and will not require much walking.

October 2022

Oct 8
2:00p
End Date

Dutch Oven Demo at Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join us for a Dutch oven cooking demo presented by Uncle Mikes Outdoor Kitchen. Get familiar with basic equipment and techniques. Learn simple recipes. Live Q&A and cooking demonstration. Free Samples! Yum!
Oct 8
8:30p
End Date

Blacklight Night Hike! - Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join us on Saturday Night on October 8th & 15th as we search with a Blacklight for scorpions and "sniff" for spiders! Blacklights are provided but feel free to bring your own as they are in limited supply. Closed-toed shoes are a MUST!
Oct 15
8:30p
End Date

Blacklight Night Hike! - Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join us on Saturday Night on October 8th & 15th as we search with a Blacklight for scorpions and "sniff" for spiders! Blacklights are provided but feel free to bring your own as they are in limited supply. Closed-toed shoes are a MUST!

November 2022

Nov 12
2:00p
End Date

Dutch Oven Demo at Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join us for a Dutch oven cooking demo presented by Uncle Mikes Outdoor Kitchen. Get familiar with basic equipment and techniques. Learn simple recipes. Live Q&A and cooking demonstration. Free Samples! Yum!

December 2022

Dec 10
2:00p
End Date

Dutch Oven Demo at Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join us for a Dutch oven cooking demo presented by Uncle Mikes Outdoor Kitchen. Get familiar with basic equipment and techniques. Learn simple recipes. Live Q&A and cooking demonstration. Free Samples! Yum!
Dec 10
6:30p
End Date

Christmas In the Park - Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join us for our Annual Christmas in the Park Event! Gather around a warm campfire with a cup of hot cocoa or take a hayride through our campgrounds decorated by our wonderful volunteers! (Weather permitting) You can take pictures with Santa from 6:30-8:30 pm.
Dec 17
2:00p
End Date

Ornament Making Workshop - Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
Join a ranger in creating fun holiday ornaments to hang on your tree! All ages and skill levels welcome but supplies are limited. Meet at the Dining Hall!

January 2023

Jan 1
10:00a
End Date

First Day Hike - Fairfield Lake

Fairfield Lake State Park
Celebrate the new year and a fresh start with a hike on our two-mile Nature Trail loop! The Nature Trail is an easy to moderate 2-mile loop so you will end where you begin. This hike features tall post oaks, overlooks of Fairfield Lake, and interpretive signage about local plants and wildlife. Bring your binoculars and look for Bald Eagles! Hike starts promptly at 10am and will last approximately a little over an hour.