Family Fun Day

Family Fun Day

Oct 14 10:00 AM – 03:00 PM
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It culminates a weekend of activities to celebrate National Wildlife Refuge Week and "Ding" Darling's birthday. 

Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018
FREE FAMILY FUN DAY

A FREE day valued at $75 per family of four

ALL DAY: 10% off select gifts in the Refuge Nature Store

EC= Visitor & Education Center

7:30-6:30pm Wildlife Drive is open FREE of charge

9:45am FREE Flag-raising ceremony, EC entrance

10am Sing to "Ding" FREE birthday cake to celebrate "Ding" Darling's 142nd birthday (on October 21) & giveaway of FREE reusable goodie

bags to first 250 kids, EC Auditorium Kidz Kool Zone

10am-12noon 25% OFF Commodore Creek Paddle, TBE*

10:30am-2:30pm FREE Live music from the Americana Community Music Association

10:30am FREE Walk on the Wildlife Side Puppet Show, Littleton Elementary, EC Auditorium Kidz Kool Zone

11am FREE Live Wildlife Presentation: Birds of Prey by CROW, EC parking lot

11am-12:30pm 25% OFF Sea Life & Nature Cruise, TBE*

12noon FREE One Tiny Turtle story and sea turtle craft with Ranger Toni, EC Auditorium Kidz Kool Zone

12noon FREE People & Panthers program, EC parking lot

12:30pm FREE The Black Water Mystery Puppet Show, Littleton Elementary, EC Auditorium Kidz Kool Zone

1pm FREE Kids Animal Yoga program by Ambu Yoga and Ranger Toni, EC Auditorium Kidz Kool Zone

1pm FREE Live Wildlife Presentation: Do's & Don'ts of Animal Rescue by CROW, EC parking lot

1-3pm 25% OFF Commodore Creek Paddle

1:30pm FREE Spiny Stranger Puppet Show, Littleton Elementary, EC Auditorium Cool Kid's Zone

1:30-3pm 25% OFF Sea Life & Nature Cruise, TBE*

 2pm FREE Snakes Alive! program with Calusa Herpetological Society, EC parking lot

2pm FREE Reddish Egrets & Mangrove Cuckoos Research Show-&-Tell by Dr. Ken Meyer, EC Auditorium Kidz Kool Zone

5-7pm 25% OFF Sunset Rookery Kayak Tour, TBE*

5-7pm 25% OFF Evening Sea Life & Nature Cruise

FREE & continuous throughout the day

FREE naturalist-narrated 60-minute tram tours (check in at tram booth upon arrival)

• FREE archery demos and clinics, adjacent to overflow parking lot

• FREE face painting, EC Auditorium Kidz Kool Zone 

• FREE hot dogs

• FREE parking at Special Events Parking site (look for signs)

• FREE shuttle service

• FREE Santiva Chronicle Photo Station, EC Kidz Kool Zone

• FREE hands-on nature crafts, EC parking lot 

• FREE environmental displays and informational booths with giveaways, EC parking lot 

• FREE Special 2017 Federal Duck Stamp Art Exhibit, EC Auditorium

 

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