[All I had was 2016 content. I need 2019 and beyond.]


Mammoth Cave National Park

2016 Anniversary Events


 
 

March  

  • 11th - Premiere of WKU-PBS documentary Mammoth Cave: A Place Called Home (showing March 15 Cave City Convention Center; March 17 Edmonson Co. Library).

  • 21st - Bird and Plant Walks, led by naturalist Steve Kistler. Every M, W, F at 8:15am (birds) and 11:15am (plants) Leaving from the Mammoth Cave Visitor Center, March 21 - May 13.

  • 26th - Beegie Adair Concert and Dinner at Cave City Convention Center

 

April

  • 1st - Army Band Quintet concert, Visitor Center 16-24 NPWeek, Wildflower Day, Jr. Ranger Day - fee free cave tour on weekends. Costumed walks and talks, evening programs.

  • 18th-20th - History/Research Symposium

  • 18th - Mammoth Cave: A Place Called Home showing at Cave City Convention Center

  • 30th - Eastern National book signing, Visitor Center

 

May

  • 14th - Pedal for the Park (Friends of Mammoth Cave)

  • 30th - Obscura Day (Atlas Obscura event)

June 

  • CAVEservation Day Camps (week-long 4th grade camps to build park stewards)

  • 3rd - Ricky Skaggs concert at Cave City Convention Center

  • 11th-12th - Music in the American Wild concerts (concerts in cave and on surface; recordings)

July

  • No Events - Visit our cave or trails!

 

August

  • 5th - Na Skylark

  • 16th - Centennial Jazz Band

  • 25th-28th - 100th anniversary of NPS - fee free cave tour on weekend

  • Costumed walks and talks, evening programs

  • 27th - Bat Night

 

September

  • 16th - Naturalization ceremony

  • 24th - Bike your park

  • 24th - National Public Lands Day - fee free cave tour

  • 00th - Bowling Green International Fest

  • 25th - Mammoth-on (Friends of Mammoth Cave)

 

October

  • Costumed interpretation throughout the month

 

November

  • 11th - Veterans Day - costumed walks and talks; cemetery walks

  • 11th-12th - Roots in the Cave genealogy event (Archibald Miller family)

  • Dream Rocket student art exhibit, theme “Find Your Park” (Nov-Feb)

December 

  • 4th - Cave Sing

  • Dream Rocket student art exhibit, theme “Find Your Park” (Nov-Feb)