Upcoming Events at Ochlockonee River

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Stone Age and Primitive Arts Festival @ Ochlockonee River State Park

Friday, February 23, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, February 25, 2018 (All day)

Admission: $4.00 per vehicle

(Up to 8 occupants, additional occupants are $2.00 per person)

More Information:
Ranger Station 850-962-2771

Located in the Northwest region at:
Ochlockonee River State Park
429 State Park Road
Sopchoppy, FL 32358

Ever wonder how pre-historic man put food on the table for the family? How people survived among mammoths and saber-toothed cats? Find out at the 11th annual Stone Age and Primitive Arts Festival! 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.

 

 

Additional Information:

Festival hours are: 9:00am – 4:00pm

Participation Requirements