Free arts and crafts and interactive games for children at participating organizations booths throughout the festival. Some of the activities scheduled are:
- Florida panther kite and wildlife photos
- Interactive games like "Come Be a Bear"
- Meet Smokey the Bear!
- Kid's casting clinic
- Kid's archery
- Safe Camping in Bear Country activity.
- Tee shirt stamping
- Make tree cookie medallions (necklace) by Trout Lake
- Cookie bear heads by Trout Lake
- Bean bag toss by Lake County Adopt-a-Lake
- H2O-lympics – Lake County Adopt-a-Lake
- Make a wind sock – Lake County Adopt-a-Lake
AND much more!
Learn all there is about bears, native wildlife, outdoor adventures and more by visiting the following links:
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Defenders of Wildlife
U.S. Forest Service
Forest Service Kids
Ocala National Forest
Just for Kids
Black Bear Scenic ByWay
Family Fun Destinations
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