STATE ARCHAEOLOGY MONTH INFORMATION
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New information on each state's event might not be posted until the month preceding the scheduled date of the event. If you don't find current information when visiting the state's web site, please check back later.

 

Alaska

Alaska Archaeology Month is celebrated in April. Information can be found at: http://www.nps.gov/akso/history/

Arizona

Arizona celebrates Arizona Archaeology and Heritage Awareness Month in March (1-31).  Information can be found on the Arizona State Parks website at: http://azstateparks.com/find/arch_calendar.html

Arkansas

Arkansas Archeology Month is celebrated in March. Information can be found at:
http://www.uark.edu/campus-resources/archinfo/archmonth.html

California

California Archaeology Month is celebrated in October. Information can be found at:

http://www.scahome.org/meetings_events/month.html

Colorado

Colorado Archaeology & Historic Preservation Month is celebrated in May. Information can be found at: http://www.coloradohistory-oahp.org/

Connecticut

Connecticut celebrates Archaeology Awareness Month in October. Information can be found at: http://www.cac.uconn.edu/aaw.html

Delaware

Delaware Archaeology Month is celebrated in May. Information can be found at: http://www.delawarearchaeology.org/

Florida

Florida Archaeology Month is celebrated in March. Information can be found at: http://www.flarchmonth.com

Georgia

Georgia Archaeology Month is celebrated in May. Information can be found at: http://www.thesga.org

Idaho

Idaho Archaeology Month is celebrated in May. Information can be found at: http://history.idaho.gov

Illinois

Illinois Archaeology Awareness Month is celebrated in September. Information can be found at: http://www.IllinoisArchaeology.org.

Indiana

Indiana Archaeology Month is celebrated in September. Information can be found at:http://www.in.gov/dnr/historic/3674.htm

Iowa

Iowa Archaeology Month is celebrated in September and October. Information can be found at: http://www.uiowa.edu/~osa/IAM/index.html

Kansas

Kansas Archaeology Month is celebrated in April. Information can be found at:

http://www.ksarchaeo.info/KAM/KAM/index.html

Kentucky

Kentucky Archaeology Month is celebrated in ..... Information can be found at:

http://www.kyopa-org.org

Louisiana

Louisana Archaeology Week is celebrated in October. Information can be found at: http://www.crt.state.la.us/archaeology/archaeologymonth.aspx

Maine

Maine celebrates Archaeology Month in October. Information can be found by September on the Maine Archaeological Society webpage at: http://www.mainearchsociety.org/

Maryland

Maryland Archeology Month is celebrated in April. Information can be found at:

http://www.marylandarcheology.org/Arch_Month_2009/Index.htm

Massachusetts

Massachusetts Archaeology Month is celebrated in October. Information can be found at:

http://www.sec.state.ma.us/mhc/mhcarch/archmonthintro.htm

Michigan

Michigan Archaeology Month is celebrated in October. Information is posted in August on the following web site:  www.michigan.gov/archaeology

Minnesota

Minnesota Archaeology Week is celebrated in May. Information can be found at: http://www.osa.admin.state.mn.us/

Mississippi

Mississippi Archaeology Month is celebrated in October. Information can be found at: http://www.msarchaeology.org/maa/arch_month.html.

Missouri

Missouri Archaeology Month is celebrated in September. Information can be found at: http://associations.missouristate.edu/mas/archaeologymonth.html.

Montana

Montana Archaeology Week is celebrated in April. Information can be found at http://mhs.mt.gov/shpo/ArchWeek.asp

 

Nebraska

Nebraska Archaeology Week is celebrated in September. Information can be found at: http://nebraskaarchaeologymonth.blogspot.com/

Nevada

Nevada Archaeology Awareness and Historic Preservation Month is celebrated in May. Information can be found at: here

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Archaeology Month is celebrated in October. Information can be found at: http://www.nhas.org

New Mexico

New Mexico celebrates Archaeology Fair in October, which is held annually in a different small town around the state. Information can be found at: http://www.nmhistoricpreservation.org

New York

New York State Archaeology Season is celebrated from May through October. Information can be found at : http://nyarchaeology.org/mainpages/season.htm

Ohio

Ohio Archaeology Month is celebrated in October. Information can be found by searching this sponsor web site: www.ohioarchaeology.org.

Oregon

Oregon Archaeology Celebration is held in October. Information can be found at: http://comm.uoregon.edu/archive/news-release/2009/10/oregon-archaeology-celebration-fall-archaeology-lecture-series

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Archaeology Month is celebrated in October. Information can be found at: http://www.pennsylvaniaarchaeology.com/archaeologymonth.html

SouthCarolina

South Carolina celebrates Archaeology Month each September. Information can be found at:

http://artsandsciences.sc.edu/sciaa/archaeology-month-2013

South Dakota

South Dakota celebrates Archaeology & Historic Preservation Month in May. Information can be found at:http://www.travelsd.com/Outdoors/Archaeology-and-Paleontology/Archaeology

Tennessee

Tennessee Archaeology Awareness Week is held in September. Information can be found at: http://www.mtsu.edu/~kesmith/TNARCH/taaw.html

Texas

Texas Archaeology Month is celebrated in October. Information can be found at: http://www.thc.state.tx.us/archeology/aatam.shtml.

Utah

Utah Prehistory Week is celebrated in May. Information can be found at: http://history.utah.gov/archaeology/public_archaeology/utah_prehistory_week/index.html.

Vermont

Vermont Archaeology Month is celebrated in September. Information can be found at:

http://historicsites.vermont.gov/vt_history/archaeology/archaeology_month

and https://www.facebook.com/VermontArchaeologyMonth?ref=hl

Virginia

Virginia Archaeology Month is celebrated in October. Information can be found at : http://www.dhr.virginia.gov/arch_DHR/archaeo_index.htm

Washington

Washington Archaeology Month is celebratd in October. Information can be found at:
http://www.dahp.wa.gov/news-and-events/archaeology-month

West Virginia

West Virginia celebrates Archaeology Month in October. Information can be found at: http://www.wvculture.org/shpo/shpoindex.aspx

Wisconsin

Wisconsin Historic Preservation and Archaeology Month is celebrated in May. Information can be found at: http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/hp/hpmonth/

Wyoming

Wyoming Archaeology Awareness Month is celebrated in September. Information can be found at: http://wyoshpo.state.wy.us/aamonth/

 

Thanks to the SAA PEC State Network Coordinators for helping to compile this information.

 

Updated 9/3/2014