Independence Day parade in downtown West Yellowstone

Yellowstone Vacations Calendar & Events

Plan Your Day at Yellowstone

When you visit Yellowstone National Park, just stepping outside presents an entire world of things to do. But if you're looking for something more structured, our properties offer their own brand of fun and adventure. Check below for upcoming events and start planning your day-to-day stay here at Yellowstone.

Yellowstone National Park Opens for Wheeled Vehicle Travel

April 15, 2022

The West Entrance to Yellowstone National Park is now OPEN! The South and East Entrances are currently closed for spring plowing. Conditions permitting, roads are scheduled to re-open to wheeled vehicle travel at 8:00 AM (unless otherwise noted) on the following dates:

  • May 6: East Entrance to Lake Village (Sylvan Pass), Canyon Village to Lake Village
  • May 11: Cooke City to Chief Joseph Scenic Byway
  • May 13: South Entrance to West Thumb, Lake Village to West Thumb, West Thumb to Old Faithful (Craig Pass), Tower Junction to Tower Fall
  • May 27: Tower Fall to Canyon Junction (opens at Noon), Beartooth Highway

The road from the North to Northeast Entrance is open year-round, weather permitting. Roads will be open until approximately November 1, 2022 when roads close in preparation for winter.

Visit the National Park Service website for up-to-date information

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Fee-Free Entrance Days 2022

On select days of the year, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone. Mark your calendar for these National Park entrance fee-free dates in 2022!

  • January 17: Birthday of Martin Luther King Jr.
  • April 16: First day of National Park Week
  • August 4: Anniversary of Great American Outdoors Act
  • September 24: National Public Lands Day
  • November 11: Veterans Day

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