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Appalachian Bear Fest
June 3 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Calling all bear and music lovers to Appalachian Bear Rescue’s first ever APPALACHIAN BEAR FEST at Trillium Cove on Saturday, June 3, 2017, from 2pm to 7pm in beautiful Townsend, Tennessee!
2:00pm – 2:45pm : Pacer Fisher & Joe Ferguson
2:55pm – 3:40pm: Chris Long and Lucy Rose George
3:50pm – 4:20pm: Jared Hard
4:30pm – 5:15pm: Eli Fox
5:30pm – 6:30pm: The Young Fables
Five hours of Bear Fest fun for the whole family featuring:
- Kid’s Carnival
- Charles, the Wildfire Survivor Pig
- Dunking Booth
- Kid’s Wildlife Classes
- Artist booths
- Wildlife Booths
- Guided Tours
- Rafting Race
- Free Music Concerts
ABR’s bear jamming, toe-tapping Musical Entertainment Features “Maryville’s own” Laurel Wright of The Young Fables, and these great musical artists: Eli Fox, Jared Hard, Chris Long, Lucy Rose George, Pacer Fisher and Joe Ferguson.
Come meet and pet Charles the famous pig, and hear the miraculous story of how he survived the Gatlinburg wildfires. Have your photograph made with Charles and take home your own personally “hoof signed” copy of his popular new storybook.
A delicious bear-feast-worthy array of food will be available including hotdogs, burgers, chicken, ice cream, coffee and more from Knoxville’s premier food trucks
Bring your kids, your beary good friends and your lawn chairs. You’ll want to stay awhile and enjoy all the Bear Fest has to offer.
Special thanks to these great Sponsors:
- Dancing Bear Lodge & Appalachian Bistro
- Fox Toyota
- WDVX 89.9fm radio
- Jake’s on the River
- Twin City Buick
- KenJo Markets
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