Apr 20

Special events this week focus on preservation and protection

Leave No Trace Selected Breaks Interstate Park as a ‘Hot Spot’ in the Nation to Help Raise Awareness Among Local Patrons about Outdoor Recreation Ethics in Natural Areas  The Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics and its Subaru/Leave No … Continue reading

Mar 16

Breaks Park Annual Easter Egg Hunt, special buffet planned

The 22nd annual Breaks Park Easter Egg Hunt and Breakfast with the Easter Bunny is planned for Saturday, March 26. An Easter Sunrise Service is planned on Sunday, March 27, in addition to the Rhododendron Restaurant’s Easter Buffet. Breakfast with … Continue reading

Oct 05

Appalachian Heritage Festival is October 11-12

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Breaks Interstate Park will host the fourth annual Appalachian Heritage Festival on October 11-12, showcasing regional crafters, musicians, and time-honored Appalachian traditions. The Appalachian Heritage Festival will focus on traditional and cultural art forms, such as corn shuck dolls, oil painting, … Continue reading

Sep 16

Nature Weekend is coming up Sept. 26-28

Our third annual Nature Weekend will kick off at 1 pm on Friday, September 26, with a guided hike on the Lake and Cold Spring Trails. Later in the afternoon, visitors can attend a Birds of Prey program with live … Continue reading

Aug 28

Tri-State Gospel Sing is this weekend at Breaks

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We are gearing up for a great Labor Day weekend! The 64th annual Tri-State Gospel Sing will be held this weekend, August 30 – September 1. We also have some great interpretive programming planned, and Splash! in the Park will … Continue reading

Jun 24

Fourth of July activities, bluegrass planned at Breaks

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We have a fun-filled weekend planned for the upcoming Fourth of July holiday! Expect special activities and games, a campsite decorating contest, a performance by Kody Norris and the Watauga Mountain Boys at the amphitheater on Saturday, July 5, and … Continue reading

Jun 18

Echoes in the Canyon Civil War Reenactment is this Weekend at Breaks

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The annual Echoes in the Canyon Civil War Reenactment is coming up this weekend, Saturday and Sunday, June 21-22. Events planned throughout the weekend will give visitors a glimpse into what life was like for soldiers as well as civilians … Continue reading

Jun 04

National Trails Day events planned at Breaks on June 7

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Breaks Park is celebrating the American Hiking Society’s 22nd Annual National Trails Day with special hiking and educational events throughout the day on Saturday, June 7. Trails Day activities will begin with an early morning bird hike at 8 am. … Continue reading

May 05

Mother’s Day buffet, Wildflower Hike planned

We’re excited to host our annual Mother’s Day Buffet at the Rhododendron Restaurant on Sunday, May 11. As always, mothers will receive a special discount. A special Wildflower Hike will also be held, offering an opportunity to enjoy all those … Continue reading