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SATURDAY, MAY 16 | 10 a.m.–2 p.m. | HARRIS LAKE COUNTY PARK
This free, family event focuses on the history and importance of the longleaf pine and its ecosystem. Take a wagon ride to our 60-acre longleaf pine management area, visit educational exhibits to learn about the unique critters in the longleaf forest and discover the role of fire in the life of this iconic tree. The event features live animals, games, crafts and music – there is something for everyone to enjoy!

NEW THIS YEAR
Test out your skills on our inflatable obstacle course, and let the kids get up-close and personal with some of their favorite vehicles at a mini touch-a-truck exhibit! 

TASTY TREATS
Lunch and dessert will be available for purchase. Oink N Moo by Two Brothers will be serving up brisket, pulled pork, smoked chicken, hamburgers, hot dogs, shrimp and sides. Bruster's Real Ice Cream will offer delicious homemade ice cream. And the New Hill Community Center will have a variety of snacks. 

EXHIBITORS
Check out the following agencies and organizations at the festival! Check back regularly--we'll update this page as more are confirmed.
LET'S GET SOCIAL
Throughout the day, be sure to share your experiences at the Longleaf Festival by posting pictures on social media and using the hashtag #LongleafFestival. And don't forget to follow @WakeGovParks on Instagram and Twitter, and Harris Lake County Park on Facebook. We love connecting with our visitors. 

This FREE event does not require registration. 
If you have questions, please call the park office at 919-387-4342.


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