Smokey Bear Event Day

July 18, 2024

Happy Birthday, Smokey Bear! Smokey Bear turns 80 this year, and it’s time to celebrate! You are invited to this fun, family-friendly come and go event between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Thursday, July 18 at the Jacob V. Brower Visitor Center with many activities for all ages! Meet Smokey Bear and join wild land firefighters as they share their experiences with fire in the forest. Learn how fire affects the forest, check out fire trucks and equipment, try getting into a fire shelter and much more.