a day of Family Fun
Discover the Outdoors with San Luis Obispo County Parks at Lopez Lake Recreation Area on Saturday May 12, 2012 from 11:00am to 5:00pm.
The Outdoor Discovery Festival is sure to have something for everyone in the family to enjoy. Activities include nature boat cruises, guided hikes, DEER program challenge, nature art gallery, arts and craft vendors, and an Outdoor Recreation Fair with exhibits and demonstrations showcasing the many activities available in our County Parks as well as local sporting and eco-friendly vendors.
Grab a bite to eat from one of many local food vendors while enjoying live music by Zongo All Stars, Cuesta Ridge, and EDub & DJ Chookie of Morning Rise Sound! If you like hiking, biking, bird watching, horseback riding, fishing, camping, boating, water sports, or golf… this is going to be the place to be!
Come play outdoors with San Luis Obispo County Parks and participate in the DEER program challenge to earn a prize! Learn how to track animals, read a compass, identify birds, paddle a kayak, and so much more! The Discovering the Environment through Education and Recreation (DEER) program is focused at providing outdoor education and recreation opportunities for the youth in our community. Park Rangers lead children on exciting outdoor excursions as they learn nature preservation skills, camping etiquette, and how to fish among many other outdoor activities.
San Luis Obispo County Parks encourages local businesses and organizations to get involved as sponsors, exhibitors and vendors for events like the Outdoor Discovery Festival. It is a great way to showcase your products and teach our local community about outdoor recreation options, our local natural resources, and your business or cause. For sponsorship opportunities, contact Kristin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Make your reservations to camp for the weekend by calling (805) 788-2381. Day Use Fees are only $10.00 per vehicle. Be sure to carpool!
Let us show you what we have to offer at San luis Obispo County Parks… if you like hiking, biking, birdwatching, horseback riding, fishing, camping or boating… this is the place to be! Activities include Nature Boat Cruises, Guided Hikes, Outdoor Recreation fair with various exhibits and demonstrations and Arts and Craft Vendors and activites.
Come play and learn with us! Choose from a variety of activites and participate in the DEER Program Challenge to earn a prize!