“Teddy’s Bearfest ’13: A Historical Celebration.”
Commemorates President Theodore Roosevelt’s 1907 successful bear hunt expedition in Madison Parish where he actually shot and killed his black bear.
Lots of activities (children’s games and prizes, rock climbing, face and finger painting, fire and safety prevention activities and inflatable rides) for children will be offered. Educational and informational exhibits featuring a wide variety of activities as well as live animals, and information on wildlife, hunting, and fishing will be on display. Booths showcasing many arts & crafts will also be available. Lots of door prizes will be given away along with surprise raffle items. There will be a variety of food booths, and live entertainment featuring a variety of music genres will be non-stop.