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Pocomoke River State Park 50th Anniversary Celebration

Arts & Entertainment
Pocomoke River State Park
3461 Worcester Highway, Snow Hill, MD
Sep 30, 2017
9:00 AM

This all-day celebration kicks off with a "Team Up to Clean Up" volunteer park beautification project from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Delmarva Paddling Weekend will have participants launch from the Shad Landing Marina at 9 a.m. An open house gets underway at 1 p.m., featuring a complimentary barbecue and music. Official presentations begin at 2 p.m. as well as the Scales and Tales program. Multiple displays inside and out, from 1-4 p.m., include: boating safety featuring Maryland Natural Resource Police mascot Splash; the Civilian Conservation Corps; the Firewise Maryland featuring Smokey Bear; Fishing for Fun led by the Fishing and Boating Service; a Trail of Change guided hike led by park naturalists; Native American crafts by the Pocomoke Indian Nation; along with arts and crafts and other offerings. Wraping up with a cake cutting and opening of the park's Nature Center to visitors for the remainder of the day.