California

Smokey Bear 75th Birthday at Filson - San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

Come to Filson to honor an American symbol of forest protection: Smokey Bear. We’ll have new limited-edition Smokey T-shirts, hats and more available. Come early for free Filson koozies and bandanas (supplies limited). Event will also include a s'mores bar, refreshments, and 20% of sales during the event will benefit the National Forest Foundation (and…

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Smokey Bear Celebrates 75th Birthday at Heavenly Mountain Resort

South Lake Tahoe, CA

On Saturday, August 10, a meet-and-greet celebration with Smokey Bear will take place at Heavenly Mountain Resort Gondola beginning at 11 a.m. Smokey will be available for photo ops at the bottom of the gondola and then will board the gondola and ride up to the mid-station. Smokey will arrive at the mid-station around noon…

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Smokey's 75th Birthday Celebration!

Idyllwild, CA

Come wish Smokey Bear a happy 75th birthday with us in beautiful Idyllwild, California! Our special Smokey Bear birthday party will be held from 12:00 p.m to 3:30 p.m. at the USDA Forest Service Idyllwild Ranger Station. Come have your picture taken with the birthday bear himself, sign his giant birthday card, and enjoy refreshments…

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Smokey Bear 75th Birthday Celebration

Lake Arrowhead, CA

Our annual Smokey Bear Birthday Celebration at our Mountain History Museum. This year, in addition to Smokey, we will have a vintage, shiny red Fire Engine 13 and several firefighters to interact with the kids. Cake, ice cream, and refreshments will be served and a commemorative souvenir will go to the first 50 kids!

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Smokey Bear Visits The Museum

Lake Arrowhead, CA

Help Smokey Bear celebrate his 75th birthday at the Mountain History Museum in Lake Arrowhead, CA on Sunday, August 11 from noon to 3:00 p.m. Come meet Smokey in person and see the San Bernardino County Fire's history engine 13. Firefighters will be present to help educate participants about fire prevention and safety. Cake and…

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Last Day of Summer Movie Day

Alturas, CA

The Modoc Fire Safe Council Prevention Education Committee (made up of representatives from CalFire, Modoc County Office of Emergency Services, Modoc County Sheriff’s Department, USDA Modoc National Forest and USDI Bureau of Land Management) is hosting a movie day in honor of Smokey Bear's 75th birthday. Kids will be treated to a Firefighter Demonstration, the…

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Smokey Bear LIVE

(Video Curriculum Available Nationally) The Smokey Bear LIVE video will be released October 6, 2019 and broadcast on November 7, 2019 in Capitan, New Mexico.

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Smokey in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

(Nationally Televised Event) The celebration of Smokey’s legacy will continues with the debut of his new character balloon in the 93rd annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®. On Thursday, November 28, more than 3.5 million spectators and more than 50 million viewers nationwide will witness America’s national champion of wildfire prevention fly through the streets of…

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