Davidsonville Historic State Park
7953 Hwy 166 South
Pocahontas, AR 72455
Contact: Geoffrey Havens, Park Interpreter
Phone: (870) 892-4708
Fax: (870) 892-0480
Upcoming April and May Events
Wilderness Explorers Hike, April 29th, 2017
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Like adventure? Then come to the park and get lost with Park Interpreter Geoffrey while exploring Davidsonville’s wilder side. This hike will take participants off trail and into the woods to gain a better understanding of how the Black River influences the world around it. Dress for the weather and wear good shoes.
Meeting Place: Visitor Center
Mother’s Day Weekend Dutch Oven Brunch
10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
$13.00 per person
Skip the restaurant and treat your mom and the rest of the family to a unique Mother’s Day Meal by taking her to a cast iron dutch oven breakfast. Participants will learn how to use and care for Dutch ovens and help cook delicious breakfast foods. The workshop is suitable for all levels of skill whether you are a beginner or have been cooking with dutch ovens for years. Must be 8 years or older. Space is limited and early registration is required. Contact the park to register.
Memorial Day Programs
Come celebrate the holiday weekend at Davidsonville with any of the following programs. For more information on events, or to sign up for the Dutch Oven Desserts, call the park at 870-892-4708.
- Friday the 26th, 7:00-8:00 p.m. Dutch Oven Desserts Demonstration*
- Saturday the 27th, 1:00 p.m.- 3:00 p.m. Hands on History-Letter Writing
- Saturday the 27th, 7:30p.m. – 9:00p.m. Owl Prowl and Night Hike
- Sunday the 28th, 1:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m. Black Powder Demonstration