Hillsborough River Swamp Stomp Mud Run @ Hillsborough River State ParkSunday, August 21, 2016 - 9:00am to 3:00pm EDT
Tickets start at $35.00 per person
There will be a $10.00 per vehicle parking fee unless you are registered as a camper and an additional insurance fee.
There will be a gradual price increase so book early, it is anticipated that this event will sell out both days.
For registration, please visit: Eventbrite registration
Park Svcs. Specialist, Alex Kinder: firstname.lastname@example.org
This 5 mile adventure will take you cross country through several Florida habitats and introduce you to the challenges of the "Real Florida". As you try to conquer the 25+ obstacles, some manmade and some natural, you will be challenged to survive the terrain. You will see mud like never before as you live like the wild animals of the Florida forests. Experience what it is like in a tortoise borough, crawl like a crawfish through thick mud, leap like a frog through the half acre pool, run through the woods like a panther and jump the fire line like a Wildland firefighter. This run will test your fears, push your abilities and give you a true sense of accomplishment as you cross the finish line with your friends.
We are encouraging you to please car pool due to limited parking. Camping reservations must be made online the day before you wish to camp (if you wish to camp Friday night, reservations need to made on Thursday). All sites have electric and water.
For camping reservations, please visit Reserve America.
All runners will receive a race shirt, bib and a finishers medal.
This is a rain or shine event. No rain checks or refunds.
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Beach Combing @ Delnor-Wiggins Pass State ParkSunday, August 21, 2016 - 9:30am to 10:30am EDT
FREE with regular park admission.
Ranger Station 239-597-6196
Join a Volunteer for a talk about beach treasures. Learn about sea shells, sea creatures and tidal movement. This is a great interactive event!
Beach Combing Participation Requirements
Pickin' in the Park - Main Entrance @ Silver Springs State ParkSunday, August 21, 2016 - 1:00pm EDT
Free with paid park admission.
Ranger Station, (352) 236-7148 ext. 4
Come enjoy local and visiting musicians perform acoustic music in a scenic area near the springs. Instruments usually include a banjo, guitar, fiddle, upright bass, and accordion. They may vary from month to month. Feel free to bring your own instrument and join in or just listen and enjoy. Hand claps and foot taps welcome!
Enter the park through the main entrance located at 5656 East Silver Springs Blvd. (SR 40).
Ranger Program: Main Entrance @ Silver Springs State ParkSunday, August 21, 2016 - 2:00pm EDT
Free with regular park admission.
Ranger station, 352-236-7148 ext.4
Take part in a park ranger program, which occurs every Sunday. Topics vary, with each program offering an opportunity to learn something new about Silver Springs State Park and Florida’s unique environment.
Enter the park through the main entrance located at 5656 East Silver Springs Boulevard (State Road 40).
Pine Needle Basket Class @ Dade Battlefield Historic State ParkSunday, August 21, 2016 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm EDT
Cost is $3/vehicle park entrance fee, $2 bicyclist or walk-in or Annual Park Pass, Activity fee $5/person, 12 and under free.
352-793-4781 or Kristin Wood at Kristin.email@example.com
Introductory Pine Needle Basket Class using long leaf pine needles with all the materials provided.