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Smokey Bear celebrates State Parks Centennial at Salamonie Lake, July 16
Start Date: 7/16/2016 All Day
End Date: 7/16/2016
Event Description:

Salamonie Lake is celebrating both the 100th birthday of Indiana State Parks and Smokey Bear’s birthday on July 16 with a cornhole tournament, live music and more. The cornhole tournament starts at 9:30 a.m.

 Indiana State Park Jeopardy runs from 1 to 1:30 p.m. at the interpretive center. Test how much you know about the state and its parks. Water Games with the Fire Department start at 3:30.

 At 6:15 p.m., meet at the campground control station to decorate your bicycle or yourself for the Smokey Bear Parade in the modern campground. Be sure to wear your bike helmet and shoes.

The parade runs from 6:45 to 7:05 p.m. and starts at the campground control station. Ride, walk or just watch the parade led by the big bear himself. Adults need to accompany young children.

 At 7 p.m., celebrate Smokey’s birthday and the Indiana State Parks centennial with cake and ice cream at the campground shelter.

 The lake will be jamming at 8 p.m. with live music at the campground amphitheater.  

 Salamonie Lake ( is at 9214 West-Lost Bridge West, Andrews, 46702.

Location Information:
Salamonie Lake  (View Map)
9214 Lost Bridge Road W.
Andrews, IN 46702
Phone: 260-468-2125
Contact Information:
Name: Teresa Rody
Phone: (260) 468-2127
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