Maryland Blogger: National Park Week, April 20-28, 2019

National Park Week, April 20-28, 2019

National Park Week, April 20-28, 2019


Get ready to celebrate National Park Week 2019 from April 20 to 28! Parks across the country will host a variety of special programs and events. To kick off National Park Week, all entrance fees are waived on Saturday, April 20! There are also special days during the week to highlight the different ways you can enjoy your national parks! Learn more at…/npscelebrates/national-park-week.htm - National Park Service



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Comment balloon 15 commentsRoy Kelley • April 09 2019 01:50PM


This is a wonderful thing to share - there are so many parks across the country, they're accessible to most everyone!

Posted by Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat (Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, 3 months ago

Now that I'm eligible this will be a great time to pick up that Lifetime Senior Pass. Haven't been to one I didn't love, so much beauty to explore in our Country.

Posted by Kevin J. May, Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida (Florida Supreme Realty) 3 months ago

National parks system is a true national treasure.  Everytime we have workshop or a retreat for various organizatons I belong to, I take full advantage of the natural with walks and photography

Posted by Sham Reddy CRS, CRS (H E R Realty, Dayton, OH) 3 months ago

National Park Week with waived entrance fees is a great opportunity for folks to get out there and visit our national treasures.

Posted by Myrl Jeffcoat, Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent (GreatWest Realty) 3 months ago

Good mornng Roy. A great time to take advantage of free entry. Enjoy the adventure!

Posted by Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired (Wayne M Martin) 3 months ago

Ihad no idea, Roy. Such a great incentive to offer free entrance...hopefully it will spur some extra visitors.

Posted by Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor (Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage ) 3 months ago

My parents introduced us to the National Parks at a very early age and I was over the top excited. I remember at 6 years old going to Yellowstone, viewing geysers and canyons and nature's beauty. I have been hooked ever since.

Posted by faye schubert, technology and marketing specialist 3 months ago

Thanks for sharing this with us Roy Kelley - April 20th is right before Easter and also Passover. It may be difficult to break away for the free-bee. 

Posted by Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR® (Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage) 3 months ago

Good morning Roy Kelley ,

What a wonderful post to share! Many don't know this and could make plans to visit a National Park and enjoy some of our national treasures over the holidays with family and friends.

Posted by Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate (Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899) 3 months ago


I love this idea.  We have so much beauty in this country that so many are not aware of.  A

Posted by Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy (Napa Consultants) 3 months ago

Hi Roy -some day it would be nice to drive around the country and visit all of the national parks.

Posted by Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes (Performance Development Strategies) 3 months ago

Hi Roy- there is so much to see in the US. And seniors can get a lifetime pass for a small fee


Posted by Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224 (Room Service Home Staging) 3 months ago

Grant Schneider 

Visiting all of the national parks is a great idea. I have read articles about those trips.

Posted by Roy Kelley (Realty Group Referrals) 3 months ago

I am writing this down so that I take advantage of our nice local parks!

Posted by Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold! (RE/MAX Realty Center ) 3 months ago

Thank you very much for your comments. It is always good to hear from you.

Posted by Roy Kelley (Realty Group Referrals) 3 months ago