Memorial Day Weekend at Pleasant Hill Lake Park

Friday, May 27, 2022-
Monday, May 30, 2022

Friday, May 27

6p-8p- Naturalist On-Duty: Nature Room OPEN. Come see & help feed the LIVE animals. Visit the fish mural, history exhibit, bird observation window & view a short orientation during your visit. Check out the NEW Bigfoot Display area and relax on the deck.

7p- Osprey Wagon Tours- Enjoy a FREE Naturalist-led wagon tour to visit two of our nesting Osprey nests here at the park. Learn about these unique birds of prey and other wildlife and history of Pleasant Hill Lake Park. Limited seating. Sign up to reserve your free spot on the wagon at Welcome Center.

Saturday, May 28

9a-10a- Naturalist On-Duty: Nature Room OPEN. Come see & help feed the LIVE animals. Visit the fish mural, history exhibit, bird observation window & view a short orientation during your visit. Check out the NEW Bigfoot Display area and relax on the deck

10a-12p- Family Crafts: Bring the whole family and enjoy making your own nature themed craft. Complete materials and directions to make and take home. Limited supplies so sign up for a time slot at the Welcome Center desk.

1p-2p- Milkweeds & Monarchs- Learn about and explore the unique and colorful Monarch Butterflies. Monarchs can appear anywhere often in your own backyard. Take a tour of our native pollinator’s gardens around the park. Stay afterwards and plant your own Milkweed plant to take. Welcome Ctr.

2p-3pm- Milkweed Plantings- Pick up your seeds, pot to plant your very own milkweed plant from seed. We provide all the materials needed to start your own milkweed plant to help the Monarch Butteries diverse habitat. Welcome Ctr.

7p-10pm- LIVE Rock Music:  - Join us for live musical entertainment on stage near the welcome center. Summer Concerts Series are open to the public and free with gate admission. LIVE Band performing Rock/Pop Music. Sit back and relax and listen to the music.

Sunday, May 29

1:00-3:00pm- Star Night in the planetarium. Meet the stars and plants of the Milky Way Galaxy in this inflatable indoor planetarium dome. Discover the legend and lore around the skies and planets that make up our universe. At Welcome center

9:00p-11p-Movie at the Lake: Rated (PG) Shown outdoors on the BIG Screen at the beach. Bring your own chairs and blankets.

Monday, May 30

9a-10a- Naturalist On Duty: Nature Room OPEN. Come see & help feed the LIVE animals. Visit the fish mural, history exhibit, bird observation window & view a short orientation during your visit. Check out the NEW Bigfoot Display area and relax on the deck

10a-11:00a – Nature Hike: Join our naturalist for a leisurely one-mile hike on our nature trail, exploring the natural history, plants and wildlife along the way. Meet at welcome center deck area.




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