Free admission at DNR properties on Black Friday

Get outside and enjoy Indiana’s natural spaces on Nov. 25.

Admission will be free at all Indiana Department of Natural Resources properties, and visitors can earn the chance to win nearly everything they need for a great picnic from the Indiana Natural Resources Foundation.

The prize package is valued at nearly $360, and registration is simple. To enter, visit and sign up for the INRF e-newsletter. Entries will be accepted through Nov. 26.

For information about #OptOutsideIN2022 and to learn how to win other prizes, visit

IDNR properties include state parks, state forests, state-managed reservoirs, fish and wildlife areas, nature preserves and off-road riding state recreation areas.

As the official nonprofit for the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, the INRF celebrates Indiana’s natural legacy by raising funds to support DNR and its programs. Through land acquisition, outdoor education and outdoor recreation efforts, the foundation supports preserving Indiana’s public lands forever.

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