16th Annual Independence Day Celebration Scheduled at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge will hold it’s 16th Annual Independence Day celebration Thursday, July 4, from 7:30 p.m. to midnight with an awesome fireworks display, concessions, and live entertainment. The refuge requests a per-car donation which can be applied to a 2013 Family Membership pass.
Visitors encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets and may legally shoot off their own fireworks in a designated area or buy them on-site.
The refuge will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. for wildlife viewing with hourly Habitat Tours from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Refuge admission prices are $15.00 for adults and $10.00 for seniors, veterans, and children between the ages of 4-12. Children under 4 are free. For refuge and event details, visit www.turpentinecreek.org or call (479) 253-5841.