CLAY LANDING DAYS (TAKING PLACE NOVEMBER 28TH & 29TH)
Date: Friday, November 28, 2014
Clay Landing Days
-A Living History of Manatee Springs-
Manatee Springs State Park, along with the Friends’ of Manatee Springs (the park’s Citizen Support Organization), will host Clay Landing Days in celebration of the living history of the first magnitude spring on Friday November 28th, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Saturday November 29th, 2014, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Clay Landing Days will feature rides through the north trail system where visitors will experience the lifestyle of early settlers and Seminole Indians. There will be alternating covered wagon rides and trailer rides. The trailer rides is accessible to persons with disabilities with little or no assistance, including wheel chairs. On this fun ride, visitors can journey into the past with Native American and pioneers, learning how they lived, what clothing they wore, and how food was prepared.
While visitors a wait for the next wagon ride, they enjoy the day use area by the springs. There will be cast net demonstrations, booths displaying early trade, and our beautiful spring and boardwalk out to the Suwannee River.
Clay Landing Days is free with park admission. Please dress according to the weather and don’t forget bug spray.
Fees: This event is free with regular park admission.
Contact: For more information, call 352-493-6736.