Florida

Tournament of Roses Parade

Pasadena, CA

Since 1890, the Tournament of Roses Parade has produced America‚Äôs New Year Celebration, bringing the traditions of the Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game to Pasadena and the world for nearly 130 years. This year, Smokey and his friends at the National Association of State Foresters, the U.S. Forest Service, and the Ad Council will…

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Smokey Bear Birthday Banner Challenge

(Social-Media-Based Series of Events, Available Nationally) The Smokey Bear Birthday Banner Challenge is a nationwide, social-media-based project aimed at getting as many people as possible across the country to hold up or pose with a banner (supplied by the challenge organizer) wishing Smokey Bear a Happy 75th Birthday. All the photos submitted for the SBBBC…

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First Responder Night with the Lakeland Flying Tigers

Lakeland, FL

Smokey Bear will be throwing out the first pitch at this Lakeland Flying Tigers game! If you're in the crowd, you'll get to sing "Happy Birthday" to the guest of honor. In addition, ballpark staff will be in the crowd asking fire safety questions and giving out prizes.

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Smokey Birthday Party

Crawfordville, FL

The Florida Forest Service is hosting a birthday party for Smokey Bear at Wakulla Springs State Park. Will you join us in celebrating Smokey's 75th birthday?

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75 Days of Smokey

Myakka, FL

The Florida Forest Service is hosting a Smokey Bear scavenger hunt that will cover several counties. The winner will receive a grand prize on August 3rd at the Rays spring training facility.

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Panama City Beach Summer Concert Series

Panama City Beach, FL

Free Summer Concert at Aaron Bessant Park on Thursday evening from 7-9 p.m Enjoy sunset and the retro soul sounds of Ruby Velle and the Soulphonics! Bring your own chairs or blankets. Buy food and beverages from local vendors or bring your own!

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