Stone Age And Primitive Arts Festival

When
Friday, February 22 - 24, 2019 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EST
Where
Ochlockonee River State Park

429 State Park Rd
Sopchoppy FL 32358

Directions

picnic area

Fees
  •  $4 per vehicle (Up to 8 occupants, additional occupants are $2 per person)
Description

Ever wonder how pre-historic man put food on the table for the family? How people survived among mammoths and saber-toothed cats?

Come out to Ochlockonee River State Park's 12th annual Stone Age and Primitive Arts Festival and find out! The festival features artists, vendors and demonstrators from all over the country.

  • Learn from experts how to make your own arrowheads, spear points and stone tools with the ancient art of flintknapping.
  • Participate in an atlatl throwing or primitive archery contest.
  • Watch as instructors reveal the secrets behind primitive fire making techniques like the bow drill, hand drill, and the fire saw.
  • Tour through our vendor village and find everything from pottery, hand woven baskets and jewelry to bows, arrows, spears and the materials to make your own.
  • Participation Requirements
Contact
kristin.ebersol@dep.state.fl.us