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Monday, July 3, 2017

Gettysburg Address and Flag Raising - Plus Smokey Bear!

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Time: 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Activities: Arts and Crafts, Educational Programs, History
Location: Peninsula SP

Help us raise the stars and stripes, then enjoy a recitation of the Gettysburg Address by Charles Dickson. Smokey Bear will make an appearance around 10:30, sharing special prizes for those who can recite his fire-fighting message, "Only YOU can prevent Wild Fires!" Peninsula's annual egg toss and stars and stripes banner painting (weather permitting/outdoor art project), too.


Peninsula SP information

Considered Wisconsin's most complete park, Peninsula offers 468 campsites, three group camps, a summer theater, an 18-hole golf course, sand beach, bike trails, a lighthouse and eight miles of Door County shoreline. The rollicking waves that skip towards Peninsula's sky high bluffs are part of the Niagara Escarpment.

Mailing Address: 9462 Shore Rd., Fish Creek, Wisconsin 54212

Note: Event dates and times are subject to change or cancellation. Please verify event status, dates and times prior to attendance. Some events, such as candlelight skis/hikes are very popular, and access to these events may be restricted at times when parking capacity has been reached.

Last revised: Wednesday, December 16, 2020