100th Anniversary Celebration of the Grand Canyon
07 February 2019, 15:18
On February 26, 2019, the Grand Canyon celebrates 100 years since it’s designation as a national park, nps.gov reports. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Grand Canyon welcomes approximately six million domestic and international visitors each year. After 100 years, whether its hiking a corridor trail, taking a stroll on the rim or enjoying the landscape from an overlook, Grand Canyon continues to provide a space for all visitors to connect with the outdoors.
This 2019, Grand Canyon National Park will commemorate the past and inspire future generations to experience, connect with, and protect the park’s unique natural, cultural, and historic resources.
Whether you are a regular visitor, a national park traveler or virtual explorer, Grand Canyon National Park hopes that you are inspired to experience and connect with a park that has inspired 100 years of stewardship and will continue to delight visitors and stewards for another 100 years! Come, be inspired, and Go Grand.
One of the distinctive features of Grand Canyon National Park is its close relationship with its surrounding gateway communities. Creating and marketing an approved centennial product is a great way to be a part of Grand Canyon’s Centennial Celebration and show your appreciation for this special place.
Grand Canyon Association claims ownership of Grand Canyon’s Centennial Logo and its use.
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2019 Park Events
Every Grand Canyon experience is its own grand adventure-and in 2019, it’s bigger than ever. Join canyoneers from around the world in celebrating Grand Canyon National Park’s centennial anniversary with special events and programs.
See what centennial events you can participate at Grand Canyon National Park and throughout AZ. Share your Grand Canyon experience on social media using the hashtag #GrandCanyon100 or #MyGrandCanyonStory.