Upcoming Events at Homosassa Springs

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Wildlife Ranger Camp Program @ Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Monday, July 13, 2015 - 9:00am to 1:00pm EDT

$75.00 registration fee includes regular park admission, a t-shirt and supplies.

More Information:
352-628-5445 ext. 1006

Located in the Northeast region at:
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
4150 S. Suncoast Blvd. (US 19)
Homosassa, FL 34446

The program will have camp topics, which will include learning about Florida's wildlife and preserving natural resources and wildlife habitats.

Additional Information:

The Wildlife Ranger Camp takes place in the Wildlife Park.

This Wildlife Ranger Camp Program is for children ages 10 through 12 years.

Hours will be 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Friday, which includes a graduation ceremony where the campers will become Junior Rangers.  

Wildlife Ranger Camp (10, 11, and 12 year olds) @ Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Monday, July 13, 2015 - 9:00pm EDT to Friday, July 17, 2015 - 2:00pm EDT

$75.00 registration fee includes regular park admission, a t-shirt and supplies.

More Information:
For more information, please call (352) 628-5445, ext. 1006.

Located in the Northeast region at:
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
4150 S. Suncoast Blvd. (US 19)
Homosassa, FL 34446

This 5-day Wildlife Ranger camp is held at Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park and is for children ages 10 through 12 years old. Camp topics include learning about Florida's wildlife, preserving natural resources, and wildlife habitats. The hours are from 9:00 am until 2:00 pm daily.

Additional Information:

This Wildlife Ranger Camp is for children ages 10 through 12 years.  The program is limited to 20 campers.

Participation Requirements

 

 

Haunted Tram Rides @ Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Friday, October 23, 2015 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm EDT

Adults: $5.00 donation

Children: $3.00 donation

Haunted House: $2.00 donation

Participation Requirements

 

More Information:
352-628-5445 ext. 1006 or 352-628-5343

Located in the Northeast region at:
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
4150 S. Suncoast Blvd. (US 19)
Homosassa, FL 34446

Pepper Creek Trail is transformed for a spooky tram ride. A Haunted House for children, costume contests, face painting and a 15 foot slide are included. Refreshments will be available.

Additional Information:

The Haunted Tram Rides event takes place behind the Visitor Center and main entrance on U.S. 19.

This fund-raising event is sponsored by the Friends of Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park and benefits park projects.

Monthly Bird Walk on Pepper Creek Trail @ Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 8:00am to 9:30am EDT

Free with regular park admission.

More Information:
Park Office, 352-628-5445 ext. 1002

Located in the Northeast region at:
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
4150 S. Suncoast Blvd. (US 19)
Homosassa, FL 34446

Novice and experienced birders are invited to take a guided bird walk on Pepper Creek Trail. Leaders from Citrus County Audubon take birders on this guided walk.

Additional Information:

Participants should meet by the flagpole outside the Visitor Center entrance at 7:45 a.m. The walk begins promptly at 8:00 a.m.

Registration is recommended.

Bring binoculars and a field guide if you have them.

This leisurely-paced walk is on a handicapped accessible (paved) trail that winds through a hydric hammock along Pepper Creek.

The trail is .75-miles and you may walk back or return to the Visitor Center on the first return boat of the day leaving at 9:30 a.m. from the West Entrance.

Haunted Tram Rides @ Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm EDT

Adults: $5.00 donation

Children: $3.00 donation

Haunted House: $2.00 donation

Participation Requirements

 

More Information:
352-628-5445 ext. 1006 or 352-628-5343

Located in the Northeast region at:
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
4150 S. Suncoast Blvd. (US 19)
Homosassa, FL 34446

Pepper Creek Trail is transformed for a spooky tram ride. A Haunted House for children, costume contests, face painting and a 15 foot slide are included. Refreshments will be available.

Additional Information:

The Haunted Tram Rides event takes place behind the Visitor Center and main entrance on U.S. 19.

This fund-raising event is sponsored by the Friends of Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park and benefits park projects.

Monthly Bird Walk on Pepper Creek Trail @ Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 8:00am to 9:30am EST

Free with regular park admission.

More Information:
Park Office, 352-628-5445 ext. 1002

Located in the Northeast region at:
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
4150 S. Suncoast Blvd. (US 19)
Homosassa, FL 34446

Novice and experienced birders are invited to take a guided bird walk on Pepper Creek Trail. Leaders from Citrus County Audubon take birders on this guided walk.

Additional Information:

Participants should meet by the flagpole outside the Visitor Center entrance at 7:45 a.m. The walk begins promptly at 8:00 a.m.

Registration is recommended.

Bring binoculars and a field guide if you have them.

This leisurely-paced walk is on a handicapped accessible (paved) trail that winds through a hydric hammock along Pepper Creek.

The trail is .75-miles and you may walk back or return to the Visitor Center on the first return boat of the day leaving at 9:30 a.m. from the West Entrance.

Celebration of Lights @ Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Saturday, December 19, 2015 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm EST

Adults: $5.00 donation

Children: $2.00 donation

More Information:
352-628-5343 or 352-628-5445 ext. 1006

Located in the Northeast region at:
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
4150 S. Suncoast Blvd. (US 19)
Homosassa, FL 34446

The annual Celebration of Lights at Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park will run seven evenings starting December 19 through Christmas Eve and then again on December 26th for an After-Christmas Party. The Celebration of Lights will not be open on the evening of December 25th. The community is invited to come out and enjoy the many thousands of lights and a variety of entertainment. Refreshments will also be available.

Additional Information:

The Celebration of Lights take place inside the Wildlife Park from the West Entrance to the garden of the Springs. Visitors are encouraged to park in the parking area at the Visitor Center and main entrance on U.S. 19.

Trams will be transporting visitors back and forth from the Visitor Center to the West Entrance throughout the evenings.

This event is sponsored by the Friends of Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park, Inc.

Celebration of Lights @ Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Sunday, December 20, 2015 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm EST

Adults: $5.00 donation

Children: $2.00 donation

More Information:
352-628-5343 or 352-628-5445 ext. 1006

Located in the Northeast region at:
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
4150 S. Suncoast Blvd. (US 19)
Homosassa, FL 34446

The annual Celebration of Lights at Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park will run seven evenings starting December 19 through Christmas Eve and then again on December 26th for an After-Christmas Party. The Celebration of Lights will not be open on the evening of December 25th. The community is invited to come out and enjoy the many thousands of lights and a variety of entertainment. Refreshments will also be available.

Additional Information:

The Celebration of Lights take place inside the Wildlife Park from the West Entrance to the garden of the Springs. Visitors are encouraged to park in the parking area at the Visitor Center and main entrance on U.S. 19.

Trams will be transporting visitors back and forth from the Visitor Center to the West Entrance throughout the evenings.

This event is sponsored by the Friends of Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park, Inc.

Celebration of Lights @ Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Monday, December 21, 2015 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm EST

Adults: $5.00 donation

Children: $2.00 donation

More Information:
352-628-5343 or 352-628-5445 ext. 1006

Located in the Northeast region at:
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
4150 S. Suncoast Blvd. (US 19)
Homosassa, FL 34446

The annual Celebration of Lights at Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park will run seven evenings starting December 19 through Christmas Eve and then again on December 26th for an After-Christmas Party. The Celebration of Lights will not be open on the evening of December 25th. The community is invited to come out and enjoy the many thousands of lights and a variety of entertainment. Refreshments will also be available.

Additional Information:

The Celebration of Lights take place inside the Wildlife Park from the West Entrance to the garden of the Springs. Visitors are encouraged to park in the parking area at the Visitor Center and main entrance on U.S. 19.

Trams will be transporting visitors back and forth from the Visitor Center to the West Entrance throughout the evenings.

This event is sponsored by the Friends of Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park, Inc.

Celebration of Lights @ Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm EST

Adults: $5.00 donation

Children: $2.00 donation

More Information:
352-628-5343 or 352-628-5445 ext. 1006

Located in the Northeast region at:
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
4150 S. Suncoast Blvd. (US 19)
Homosassa, FL 34446

The annual Celebration of Lights at Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park will run seven evenings starting December 19 through Christmas Eve and then again on December 26th for an After-Christmas Party. The Celebration of Lights will not be open on the evening of December 25th. The community is invited to come out and enjoy the many thousands of lights and a variety of entertainment. Refreshments will also be available.

Additional Information:

The Celebration of Lights take place inside the Wildlife Park from the West Entrance to the garden of the Springs. Visitors are encouraged to park in the parking area at the Visitor Center and main entrance on U.S. 19.

Trams will be transporting visitors back and forth from the Visitor Center to the West Entrance throughout the evenings.

This event is sponsored by the Friends of Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park, Inc.

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