Smokey Bear’s Birthday Party at Patoka Lake

Patoka Lake will celebrate Smokey Bear’s birthday party on Saturday, August 7 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Patoka Lake Nature Center. 

The party will include a chance to get a picture with Smokey, fire safety games, and a special craft to make and take home. The Orange County Southeast Township Volunteer Fire Department will give a special presentation on fire safety, including a jaws of life demonstration at 11 a.m.

The entrance fee of $7 per vehicle for Indiana residents and $9 for out-of-state vehicles is required for the Newton-Stewart State Recreation Area at Patoka Lake, which is located north of Wickliffe, Indiana on State Road 164.

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