You can attend interpretive programs on a variety of topics throughout the summer. Programs last approximately 45 minutes to one hour. Contact the park for a current list of programs. Opportunities to complete requirements to earn the Explorer Program patch are also available.
Living History Day is an annual event held at Big Oak Tree State Park. The event is held on the second Saturday in September. Demonstrators show their skills in blacksmithing, weaving, spinning, quilting, woodcarving, herbalism and making bobbin lace, among others. Music is provided throughout the day and concessions are available.