Campapalooza teaches the joy of the great outdoors


PUEBLO — Camping season isn’t over just yet. Young people can now learn about the joys of camping and outdoor activities for free.

A new event called Campapalooza features hands-on introductions and demonstrations of many outdoor activities including how to set up a tent, wilderness first aid and fire safety, water safety and quality, baiting and casting, and how to interact with wildlife. There will even be a how-to-make trail mix and outdoor craft stations.

Campapalooza is free and open to the public starting on Friday, September 9, from 11 AM to 2 PM at City Park’s Lake Joy.

The event is a part of a two-year $150,000 grant awarded to the Boys and Girls Club of Pueblo County. The Boys and Girls Club of Pueblo County along with Boreas Campers will host this outdoor event cooking up hot dogs for lunch.

Watch KOAA News5 on your time, anytime with our free streaming app available for your Roku, FireTV, AppleTV and Android TV. Just search KOAA News5, download and start watching.


Source link

Scroll to Top