National Public Lands Day celebrated Sept. 22 at Big Lagoon
Big Lagoon State Park will be the host site for two fall events, including National Public Lands Day at East Beach in Big Lagoon State Park on September 22 from 8 a.m. ‘til noon. Help is needed with trash cleanup and free park entry is being offered for participants. Wear weather appropriate clothing and bring a reusable water bottle. Gloves and garbage bags will be provided.
Also, Paws in the Park will be held at the Amphitheater Picnic Pavilions at Big Lagoon State Park on October 6 from 8 a.m. ‘til noon. Rangers will lead guided hikes for owners and dogs, and local animal shelters will be presenting adoption opportunities. This is a free event with paid park admission ($4 for one person or $6 for up to 8 people in a vehicle).
The events are being held in conjunction with Friends of Pensacola State Parks. For more info, contact Emily Price at 850-492-1595.