Laura S. Walker State Park


Friday, August 3, 2018

Back to School Movie Night
Friday, Aug 3, 2018 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Celebrate the new school year with a movie night. We’ll be showing a family friendly (PG) movie. All ages are welcome. Please bring your own blankets and chairs. And don’t forget your bug spray. Meet at the open field by the campground, the movie will start at 7:30 PM, so try and get there early to grab a good seat. $5 for parking. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Turtle Time
Saturday, Aug 4, 2018 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Stop by our interpreter’s center for turtle time and crafts. Meet and learn about the turtles we have at Laura Walker, and make a stained glass turtle. Meet at the Interpreter's Center at 1 PM. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Friday, August 10, 2018

S'Mores Social
Friday, Aug 10, 2018 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Be s'more social at our s'mores social. For national s'mores day we'll be roasting s'mores by campfire. Bring your own drinks and meet at 7:30 PM at the Interpreter's Center. Be sure to sign up by August 10th at 1 PM. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, August 17, 2018

Night Hike
Friday, Aug 17, 2018 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us for a short night hike (1.3 miles). Meet at the visitor's center at 8:30 PM. Bring a flashlight and sturdy shoes. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Turtle Time
Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Stop by our interpreter’s center for turtle time and crafts. Meet and learn about the turtles we have at Laura Walker, and make a stained glass turtle. Meet at the Interpreter's Center at 1 PM. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Friday, August 24, 2018

Night Hike
Friday, Aug 24, 2018 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us for a short night hike (1.3 miles). Meet at the visitor's center at 8:30 PM. Bring a flashlight and sturdy shoes. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Honey Bee Crafts
Saturday, Aug 25, 2018 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Stop by our interpreter’s center for a lesson on honey bees, and some fun bee-related crafts. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Bark in The Park
Saturday, Oct 6, 2018 9 AM to 11 AM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Enjoy a hike with your furry companion on the Big Creek Nature Trail. After the hike, your furry friends can enjoy our new dog park located near the office. We will meet across the office from picnic shelter 3 and 4. Dog's must be on a 6' leash and have current vaccination tags. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Fall Festival
Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 3 PM to 7 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Children of all ages can play brand new games as well as old favorites to win candy. Bring the whole family because we will also have bingo, hayrides, face painting and much more. Overnight campers may participate in our campsite decoration contest. This will be our 23rd year for this event. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Christmas at The Park
Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 5 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join the staff at the Interpretive Center for some holiday crafts, a campfire, and some Christmas sweets. All ages are welcome to join in the fun. Also a special visit from Santa Clause from 7-8pm. $2.00/person $5 parking. 912-287-4900.