Tournament of Roses Parade

Pasadena, CA

Since 1890, the Tournament of Roses Parade has produced America’s New Year Celebration, bringing the traditions of the Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game to Pasadena and the world for nearly 130 years. This year, Smokey and his friends at the National Association of State Foresters, the U.S. Forest Service, and the Ad Council will…

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Smokey Bear Birthday Banner Challenge

(Social-Media-Based Series of Events, Available Nationally) The Smokey Bear Birthday Banner Challenge is a nationwide, social-media-based project aimed at getting as many people as possible across the country to hold up or pose with a banner (supplied by the challenge organizer) wishing Smokey Bear a Happy 75th Birthday. All the photos submitted for the SBBBC…

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Smokey Bear's Birthday Party!

Nashville, IN

A whole day dedicated to Smokey Bear! Coloring Contest, Movie Hour with popcorn, Birthday Party with Cake, Live Raptor Show, and MC Axe and the Fire Crew in Concert! All programs to take place at the Nature Center: 10am-2pm: Smokey Coloring Contest (Prizes presented at Smokey's Birthday Party) 11am: Tree Trek 12pm: Tree Cookie Necklaces…

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Smokey's 75th Birthday-Fire Safety Fun

Hammond, IN

Celebrate Smokey Bear's 75th birthday by learning how to safely build a fire! Plus, party-goers will get to see some of the equipment our county park staff use to set and control prescribed burns.

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Hoosier Hardwood Festival & Expo + Lumberjack Competition

Cloverdale, IN

The Hoosier Hardwood Festival & Expo And Lumberjack Competition sponsored by Wood-Mizer, will feature a professional lumberjack show, along with woodworking demos, industry trade show, educational seminars provided by IHLA, beer garden, food booths, children activities and family fun!!

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Smokey Bear LIVE

(Video Curriculum Available Nationally) The Smokey Bear LIVE video will be released October 6, 2019 and broadcast on November 7, 2019 in Capitan, New Mexico.

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Smokey in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

(Nationally Televised Event) The celebration of Smokey’s legacy will continues with the debut of his new character balloon in the 93rd annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®. On Thursday, November 28, more than 3.5 million spectators and more than 50 million viewers nationwide will witness America’s national champion of wildfire prevention fly through the streets of…

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