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Christmas in July at Salamonie Lake, July 28-29

July 28 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 pm

Celebrate Christmas in July and Smokey Bear’s birthday with games, food, a parade, live music, campsite decorating and more at Salamonie Lake on July 28 and 29.

From 8 to 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, chow down on pancakes and sausage prepared by the Friends of the Upper Wabash Interpretive Services. Donations will be accepted.

Other Saturday activities include a party at the pond from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. involving water games with Mt. Etna Fire Department, a youth archery shoot (staff will provide equipment and safety instruction) and a cornhole tournament.

A parade honoring Smokey Bear’s birthday begins at 6:45 p.m. on Saturday in the modern campground at Lost Bridge West State Recreation Area. Visitors can have a birthday snack with Smokey after the parade.

Live music runs from 8 to 11 p.m. on Saturday.

Judging of decorated Christmas-themed campsites begins at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday. Winners will be announced at 9:30 a.m. Sunday at the modern electric program campground shelter.

Salamonie Lake (stateparks.IN.gov/2952.htm) is at 9214 West-Lost Bridge West, Andrews, 46702.

Details

Date:
July 28
Time:
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
s.IN.gov/2952.htm

Organizer

Indiana DNR Upper Wabash Interpretive Services
Phone:
(260) 468-2127
Email:
uwnatdnr@dnr.in.gov
Website:
http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/7369.htm

Venue

Salamonie Interpretive Center
3691 S. New Holland Road
Andrews, IN 46702 United States
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Phone:
(260) 468-2127
Website:
https://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/3260.htm

Details

Date:
July 28
Time:
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
s.IN.gov/2952.htm

Organizer

Indiana DNR Upper Wabash Interpretive Services
Phone:
(260) 468-2127
Email:
uwnatdnr@dnr.in.gov
Website:
http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/7369.htm

Venue

Salamonie Interpretive Center
3691 S. New Holland Road
Andrews, IN 46702 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
(260) 468-2127
Website:
https://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/3260.htm