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Bandelier National Monument

Photo above: Bandelier National Monument. Bandelier National Monument was one of the other parks around since the NPS origination date, August 25, 1916, but within the Agriculture since February 11, 1916 and the Interior Department in 1932. It was part of the reorganization into the National Park Service in 1933. Right: Just one spectacular scene from Yellowstone National Park, the oldest National Park. Photos courtesy National Park Service.

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National Park Service 100th Anniversary


  • Bandelier 100th Events

    Bandelier has announced a myriad of 2016 events. For now, we've listed the 2016 events on the calendar that are considered part of the National Park Service's 100th Anniversary celebrations. Stop back for more info on time and place when they become available.


    2016 Events

    Bandelier NM 100th Birthday!

    Date/Time: February 11.
    Location: Bandelier National Monument.
    Event: Cupcakes at Smith's Marketplace, Los Alamos.



    Dark Sky Week Astronomy Program

    Date/Time: April 9, Time TBD.
    Location: Bandelier National Monument.
    Event: Civilian Conservation Corps Day, Guided Walk.



    National Park Week

    Date/Time: April 16-24, Time TBD
    Location: Bandelier National Monument.
    Event: Fee Free all week (no entry fee), April 23 National Park Week Guided Hike (Burro Trail).



    Centennial BioBlitz

    Date/Time: May 20-21, Time TBD.
    Location: Bandelier National Monument.
    Event: Fee Free (no entry fee). May 21, Kids to Parks Day, and 4th Graders can get free passes!



    Night Sky Fiesta

    Date/Time: June 2-4, Time TBD.
    Location: Bandelier National Monument.
    Event: June 4 National Trails Day Guided Hike (Cerro Grande).



    National Get Outdoors Day

    Date/Time: June 11, Time TBD.
    Location: Bandelier National Monument.
    Event: National Get Outdoors Day Guided Hike (Rim Trail).



    Great American Campout

    Date/Time: June 25, Time TBD.
    Location: Bandelier National Monument.
    Event: Great American Backyard Campout, free camping.



    Bandelier Reunion

    Date/Time: July 23, Time TBD.
    Location: Bandelier National Monument.
    Event: Reunion.



    Pueblo Independence Day

    Date/Time: August 10-11, Time TBD.
    Location: Bandelier National Monument.
    Event: "Canes of Power" special showings.



    NPS Founders Day 100th Anniversary, 8/25/1916

    Date/Time: August 25, Time TBD.
    Location: Bandelier National Monument.
    Event: "100 Years" Guided Hike (Dome area); August 25-28 Fee Free (no entry fee).



    Public Lands Day

    Date/Time: September 24, Time TBD.
    Location: Bandelier National Monument.
    Event: Fee Free (no entry fee); Opera On The Rocks.



    Fall Fiesta

    Date/Time: October 8, Time: TBD.
    Location: Bandelier Visitor Center.
    Event: Pueblo crafts (and more!). Observe The Moon Night.



    Bandelier Wilderness Day

    Date/Time: October 20, Time TBD.
    Location: Bandelier National Monument.
    Event: Bandelier Wilderness Day (10/20/1976) Guided Hike.



    Winter Solstice

    Date/Time: December 21, Time TBD.
    Location: Bandelier National Monument.
    Event: Winter Solstice Guided Sunrise and Sunset Walks.



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