DCNR Calendar of Events

Event Calendar for Presque Isle State Park

June 26 - July 26, 2022

Sunday, June 26

State-Wide June Bio Blitz

If you are a mushroom hunter, fisherman, birder, or just like walking the trails and discovering the diversity of our parks, we need YOU! To help us learn...

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

Monday, June 27

State-Wide June Bio Blitz

If you are a mushroom hunter, fisherman, birder, or just like walking the trails and discovering the diversity of our parks, we need YOU! To help us learn...

Tuesday, June 28

State-Wide June Bio Blitz

If you are a mushroom hunter, fisherman, birder, or just like walking the trails and discovering the diversity of our parks, we need YOU! To help us learn...

Blooming Plants Tour

Presque Isle is home to many rare and endangered plants and now is a good time to see some of our most popular ones. Join Park Naturalists to discover some...

Wednesday, June 29

State-Wide June Bio Blitz

If you are a mushroom hunter, fisherman, birder, or just like walking the trails and discovering the diversity of our parks, we need YOU! To help us learn...

Evening Lagoon by Pontoon

Join Park Naturlaists on June 29 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm for an evening pontoon ride throughout the lagoon. The Naturalists will interpret the history, and...

Thursday, June 30

State-Wide June Bio Blitz

If you are a mushroom hunter, fisherman, birder, or just like walking the trails and discovering the diversity of our parks, we need YOU! To help us learn...

Professional Development for Educators: Flying WILD Teacher Workshop

We are excited to offer a virtual teacher workshop on the Flying Wild curriculum, which supports and compliments the Project WILD materials. This program...

Campfire on the Beach

Join the Park Nauralists for a campfire on Beach 11.The Park Naturalists will share current happenings on the park and share stories of the wildlife on the...

Friday, July 1

Introduction to Archery

Give archery a try at this beginner’s program. Choose between two-time offerings, 9:00-10:30am or 1:00-2:30pm. You will be introduced to the equipment, how...

Introduction to Archery

Give archery a try at this beginner’s program. Choose between two-time offerings, 9:00-10:30am or 1:00-2:30pm. You will be introduced to the equipment, how...

Virtual Fourth of July History 

The Independence Day Holiday, or Fourth of July as we all know it, is one of the most widely celebrated holidays in the United States. How well do you know...

Saturday, July 2

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

Family Fishing 

Join the Park Naturalists for an introduction to fishing event. Learn about native fish, invasive species, fishing equipment and wet a line to try to catch a...

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

Sunday, July 3

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

Wednesday, July 6

Virtual Wildlife Wednesday 

Join the Presque Isle Park Naturlaists for a virtual program on the wildlife activity at Presque Isle State Park. Experience the variety of wildlife activity...

Thursday, July 7

Morning Nature Hike on North Pier Trail

Join Park Naturalists for a morning nature hike on North Pier Trail. We will discuss wildlife, erosion, and the history of the North Pier Light. Waterproof...

Friday, July 8

Introduction to Primitive Skills

Join the Park Naturalists for an introduction to primitive skills. Learn about shelters, collecting water, wild edibles and fire starting to name a few of...

Saturday, July 9

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

DiscoverE – TREC Tracks

Explore the various shapes and sizes of different animal tracks, pelts, and skulls in this hands-on program.This is for ages 4-8 with adult...

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

Cavity Nesting Gourds

Join the Park Naturalists to learn about local cavity nesting birds and create your own gourd nesting box. Fun for the whole family. To register, Click on...

Sunday, July 10

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

Sun Printing 

A sun print, also known as a cyanotype, uses the Sun to develop a print of an object. Join Park Naturalists for a short walk to collect supplies then create...

Wednesday, July 13

Bicycle History Tour of Presque Isle 

Summer is here and people from all over are enjoying the sights and sounds of Presque Isle. One of the best ways to take it all in is by participating in a...

Evening Pontoon Ride

Join the Park Naturalists for a pontoon ride through the lagoons of Presque Isle. View the wildlife and plants while learning about the resource management...

Friday, July 15

ACA Intro to Kayaking Instruction Course

For those of you who spend a lot of time on the water or just wish you felt more comfortable in your kayak, we have the course for you on July 15th and 16th,...

Saturday, July 16

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

ACA Intro to Kayaking Instruction Course

For those of you who spend a lot of time on the water or just wish you felt more comfortable in your kayak, we have the course for you on July 15th and 16th,...

DiscoverE – All Washed Up

Discover the unique plants and animals that inhabit the beaches of Presque Isle. The beaches of Presque Isle are a special and changing habitat. We will use...

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

Sunday, July 17

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

Wednesday, July 20

History by Pontoon

Join the Park Naturalists for a pontoon ride as we share some of the rich history to Presque Isle State Park, Presque Isle Bay, and the city of Erie. Learn...

Saturday, July 23

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

Sunday, July 24

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

  Lagoon by Pontoon

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

Tuesday, July 26

Discover the Sidewalk Trail

The Sidewalk trail at Presque Isle State Park has many stories to tell. Join a Park Naturalists for an interpretive and historical walk to discover the uses...