Family Fun Day

Family Fun Day

Oct 15 10:00 AM – 03:00 PM
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It kicks off a week of activities to celebration National Wildlife Refuge Week and "Ding" Darling's birthday. 

Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017

A FREE day valued at $75 per family of four

ALL DAY: 10% off select gifts in the Refuge Nature Store

EC= Visitor & Education Center

9:45am FREE Flag-raising ceremony, EC entrance

10am FREE #LearningLav Exhibit toilet paper-cutting, outside EC, followed by  free reusable goody bags giveaway to the first 500 kids, EC Auditorium

10am-1pm 97.7 Latino Hits Van

11am FREE Live Wildlife Presentation: Birds of Prey by CROW, EC parking lot

12noon FREE People & Panthers Program, Florida Wildlife Commission, EC parking lot

12noon FREE This Is the Sea That Feeds Us Story & Fish Craft, EC Auditorium

12noon FREE Panthers & People Program, Florida Wildlife Commission, EC parking lot

1pm FREE Kids Animal Yoga Program, by Ambu Yoga & Ranger Toni, EC Auditorium

1pm FREE Live Wildlife Presentation: Do's & Don'ts of Animal Rescue by CROW, EC parking lot

1:30-3pm Live: The Sanibel School Steel Drumming Band

2pm  FREE Snakes Alive! Program, Calusa Herpetological Society, EC parking lot


FREE & continuous throughout the day

FREE naturalist-narrated 60-minute tram tours (check in at tram booth upon arrival)

• FREE Florida WaterVentures Traveling Lab, parking lot

• FREE archery demos and clinics, adjacent to overflow parking lot

• FREE face painting, EC 

• FREE hot dogs

• FREE parking at Special Events Parking site (look for signs)

• FREE shuttle service

• FREE Santiva Chronicle Photo Station, EC

• FREE hands-on nature crafts 

• FREE environmental displays and informational booths with giveaways 

• FREE Special 2016 Federal Duck Stamp Art Exhibit, EC Auditorium


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