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Junior Ranger Program @ Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park

Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 9:30am to 2:00pm EDT

Free with park admission ($4/vehicle)

More Information:
Leigh-Anne.Carlson@dep.state.fl.us

Located in the Northeast region at:
Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park
4732 Millhopper Road
Gainesville, FL 32653

Come visit our Junior Ranger table on Sunday from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm

Learn how to become a Junior Ranger and join us for lots of cool nature activities! We will be doing critter coloring pages, native vs. invasive plants, and wildlife watching throughout the day. These activities are welcome for all ages, however the Junior Ranger program is usually appropriate for children aged 6 and up. Participants can complete the Junior Ranger CORE activities, collect passport stamps, and earn an official Junior Ranger badge, patch, or pin!

No reservation required. Meet at the table under the right side of the Millhopper's visitor center.

Additional Information:

Participant Requirements 

Guided Nature Walk @ John D. MacArthur Beach State Park

Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am EDT

Free with park admission.

More Information:
(561) 624-6952

Located in the Southeast region at:
John D. MacArthur Beach State Park
10900 Jack Nicklaus Drive
North Palm Beach, FL 33408

Join us for a guided exploration of MacArthur Beach State Park daily at 10:00 a.m.  Meet in front of the Park's Nature Center. 

Additional Information:

Bring a water bottle, sunscreen and insect repellant.

Pickin' in the Park - Main Entrance @ Silver Springs State Park

Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 1:00pm EDT

Free with paid park admission.

More Information:
Ranger Station, (352) 236-7148 ext. 4

Located in the Central region at:
Silver Springs State Park
1425 NE 58th Avenue
Ocala, FL 34470

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!

Additional Information:

Enter the park through the main entrance located at 5656 East Silver Springs Blvd. (SR 40).

Participation requirements.

The Untold Riches @ John D. MacArthur Beach State Park

Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm EDT

Free with park entry.

More Information:
(561) 624-6952

Located in the Southeast region at:
John D. MacArthur Beach State Park
10900 Jack Nicklaus Drive
North Palm Beach, FL 33408

Get ready for some foot-stomping and toe-tapping tunes each month.  Live Bluegrass music with the Untold Riches from 1–3 p.m. Check schedule for dates. Free with Park admission.

Music in the Park: Summer Concert Series with King Eddie, Pili Pili @ Anastasia State Park

Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm EDT

This exciting music concert is free with paid park admission. Regular park admission is $8 per vehicle with 2-8 occupants, $4 per single-occupant vehicle, and $2 for pedestrians and bicyclists. This event is weather permitting and subject to cancellation.

More Information:
Ranger Station, 904-461-2033

Located in the Central region at:
Anastasia State Park
300 Anastasia Park Road
St. Augustine, FL 32080

As one of North Florida’s favorite beach culture pastimes for over 30 years, King Eddie with Pili Pili's brand of Caribbean beats and calypso rhythms, combined with a blues and rock attitude, continue to inspire mass celebration. 

Anastasia State Park is hosting a summer concert series in partnership with Cape Leisure. Each concert will begin with a jam session from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. located at the Island Beach Grill inside the park. Each month will feature a different local musician or band for a two-hour show at our beach pavilion from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Limited seating is available, please bring chairs for your comfort. All ages welcome. 

Come enjoy a beautiful evening at Anastasia State Park, delicious food and drink specials from Island Beach Grill, and a wide variety of music from featured musicians.

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