OSPREY, FL (October 14 2015) Enjoy a day of active, outdoor fun on Saturday, November 7, 11:00am to 3:00pm at the Fall Family Festival hosted by Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast. This free annual event is on the shores of Little Sarasota Bay at Bay Preserve, 400 Palmetto Avenue in Osprey. Your family will love the open space of Bay Preserve, with plenty of room for families to gather, and have fun outdoors.
Activities this year include tree climbing, family hula hoop lessons, a new Discovery Zone for outdoor play, expert bocce court instruction, a fire brush truck, face painting, water conservation activities, live music and a chance to try kayaking as part of the fun. A tram will transport visitors to Historic Spanish Point to enjoy their free family day too.
Sponsors include Caldwell Trust, DOC’s – Drs. Anderson and Brannan, Peach’s Restaurants, Florida Native Plants Nursery, and media sponsors, Herald Tribune Media Group and SCENE magazine. Food and drink will be available for purchase. For more information call 941-918-2100.
Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast saves land, forever, preserving those special natural lands that make our region extraordinary. Working with landowners, businesses, and government, they protect the character and natural integrity of the bays, beaches, barrier islands and their watersheds on Florida’s Gulf Coast. A nationally accredited land trust, the Foundation purchases natural areas, holds land preservation agreements and educates for responsible land and water stewardship in Manatee, Sarasota, Charlotte and Lee Counties. Learn more at www.conservationfoundation.com