Prairie Partner Activities
Nature Photo Contest
Fishing & Hunting
Donors & Donations
Take only Memories. Leave only Footprints. Thank You Very Kindly.
2019 Prairie Day Poster -- Click here.
22nd Annual Prairie Day
Sponsored by Exelon Nuclear Dresden Station
September 21st, 2019
from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Click on photos or logos for more information.
Park Introduction Tape: 10:45 AM, Auditorium.
Beth Wagner's Scales and Tales
Coal Black Exotics
with Bill Bradley
1:00 p.m. Auditorium
Illinois Storm Chasers
2:00 p.m. Auditorium
with Page Deulin
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Front Lawn unless it is very hot.
If so, inside the Visitor Center.
Lou Aiello’s Traveling American Indian Museum
on the front lawn of the visitor’s center.
The lessons you learn from Lou are so
important to our Native Amerian Indian Culture.
Make a Dream-Catcher or learn an Indian Dance.
Available from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the Front Lawn.
Conservation Police Exhibit Van.
The Annual Wagon Rides are Back Again!
Visit the prairie and see it from a new perspective.
Cabin Ride -11:00 AM
Sign for your free tickets at the Ticket Master’s Table.No reservations are taken prior to the September 21st date.
You must have a ticket to join a ride.
"Log Cabin, Log Cabin"
Queen Size Quilt*
Click here for more description.
Get your tickets from a Partner or at the Visitor Center Desk.
*Drawings will be at 2:30 p.m. September 21st.
Talk to the Representative from Exelon Dresden Station
on the Front Lawn of the Visitor Center.