DATE: October 17, 2013
MEDIA CONTACT: Michael Mills
WHAT: BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. - Broward County Parks and Recreation Division continues its popular Family Hayride and Campfire Series this month. The events are held on Fridays from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Tickets are $3.50 per person (ages 3 and up), which includes one hayride and one bag of fixings to make s'mores around the campfire. Preregistration and prepayment are required.
There are four events scheduled for November: on November 1 at Quiet Waters Park, on November 8 at T.Y. Park, on November 15 at Plantation Heritage Park, and on November 22 at Easterlin Park. Tradewinds Park joins the lineup starting in January.
WHERE: Easterlin Park, 1000 N.W. 38th St., Oakland Park, FL 33309; 954-357-5190
Plantation Heritage Park, 1100 S. Fig Tree Lane, Plantation, FL 33317; 954-357-5135
Quiet Waters Park, 401 S. Powerline Rd., Deerfield Beach, FL 33442; 954-357-5100
T.Y. (Topeekeegee Yugnee) Park, 3300 N. Park Rd., Hollywood, FL 33021; 954-357-8811
Tradewinds Park & Stables, 3600 W. Sample Rd., Coconut Creek, FL 33073; 954-357-8870
WHEN: Easterlin – November 22, January 24
Plantation Heritage – November 15, December 6, January 31, February 21
Quiet Waters – November 1, December 13, January 17
T.Y. – November 8, December 20, January 3, February 14
Tradewinds – January 10, February 7, February 28, March 7
WHO: For all ages.
HOW: Fee: $3.50/person ages 3 and up – includes one hayride and one bag of fixings to make s’mores. Preregistration and prepayment are required.
For further information, call or visit the park of your choice.
Recreation. Education. Preservation.
Founded in February 1956 and accredited by the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies, Broward County Parks and Recreation Division manages almost 6,500 acres, encompassing nearly 50 regional parks and nature centers, neighborhood parks, and natural areas at various stages of development. Facilities include water parks, campgrounds, a target range, a stadium, a skate park, an observatory, mountain bike trails, an educational farm with stables, and a velodrome and other sports facilities. Hours and fees vary by location. For more information, visit Broward.org/Parks.
Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations in order to participate in programs, services, and activities must contact the Special Populations Section at 954-357-8170 or TTY 954-537-2844 at least five (5) business days prior to the scheduled meeting or event.