Upcoming Park Events
Davidsonville Historic State Park invites you to join us for any and all of the upcoming park events
August 8th, 2016 6pm-7pm
Artifacts and Archeology: Randolph County Historical Society Talk
Join Park Interpreter Geoffrey and the staff of the Randolph County Heritage Museum for a talk about the artifacts found at Davidsonville. See two hundred year old pieces of history up close; learn how they were unearthed and what they help tell us about a town that predated reliable photography.
Location: Randolph County Heritage Museum, Pocahontas AR
August 13th, 2016 1-4pm
Candle Making Workshop
Candles were a vital part of frontier life and pioneers had to make their own with the materials they had on hand. Join the park interpreter to learn the history of candle making and make your own hand dipped and votive candles. Supplies will be provided and you can take home your candles. Must be 12 years or older. Space is limited and early registration is required. Call the park to sign up.
Admission: $15 per person
August 31st-Sept 5th
Davidsonville Legacy Week
The town site of Davidsonville has been preserved as a state park since 1957 when land was generously donated to the state by the Davis family. As part of the Arkansas State Parks system, Davidsonville is protected for future generations to visit and enjoy. Activities and talks will be held throughout the week and weekend to celebrate the history of the park and the people who have contributed to its creation and preservation. Contact the park closer to time for more details.
To learn more about these and other upcoming events call the park at 870-892-4708. Davidsonville Historic State Park is located fifteen minutes south of Pocahontas on Highway 166 South.
Davidsonville Historic State Park