Ponca, NE 68770
Have Fun at Ponca State Park with Christmas in the Woods!
9:30am Birdseed Ornaments and Bird Doorknob Hanger – Create a tasty birdseed ornament to decorate the bare winter trees in your backyard and/or design a bird doorknob decor for any door in your house. Meet at the Resource and Education Center. $1 per Craft.
11:30am Winter Critters of Nebraska – Have you ever wondered how critters stay warm in the winter or where they find food? Join us for Winter Critters of Nebraska where participants will be able to see, touch, and sometimes smell live critters, furs, feathers, shells, skulls, etc. Meet at the Resource & Education Center. Free.
1pm– 2pm Cookie Decorating – Create warm memories in the cold of winter by decorating holiday cookies. Cookies and decorating tools will be provided. All ages. Meet at the Resource and Education Center. Free.
1pm-2 pm Family Portraits – Bring the whole family out to the park for the perfect family Christmas photo opportunity. Our photographer will email your photos to you. Meet at the Resource and Education Center. Free.
3:00pm Wings of Winter – Come discover birds that spend the winter in Ponca State Park. All ages. Meet at the Resource and Education Center. Free.
5pm Lighted Hayrack Rides – Enjoy the frosty chill of a winter evening on a lighted hayrack that will travel from the Resource and Education Center to the Tri-State overlook and back. Meet at the Resource and Education Center. Free.
If we have snowy conditions, please check with the front desk at the Resource and Education Center for details about our Snowman Contest and other winter outdoor activities.
All program subject to change due to staffing/weather. For questions please call at 402-755-2284.
A Park Entry Permit is required.
Download the event flyer: Activities 12-12-15