Texas

Tournament of Roses Parade

Pasadena, CA

Since 1890, the Tournament of Roses Parade has produced America’s 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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Smokey Bear's 75th Birthday Party in Chestnut Square Historic Park

McKinney, TX

Join us on Saturday, March 23 for a fun-filled day celebrating Smokey Bear’s 75th Birthday at Chestnut Square Historic Park in McKinney! There will be games and activities, food, and booths as well as some educational programming throughout the day from Texas A&M Forest Service, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Collin County Farm Bureau, McKinney…

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