Parenting

Pitch a Tent Together

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Suwanee-area residents are invited to spend a night under the stars at Sims Lake Park – and enjoy some unplugged family fun time, too – during the 2012 Great American Campout event June 30. The event begins at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 30, and camp breaks at 8 a.m. Sunday, July 1.

Activities, including family games emceed by Boosterthon representatives, begin around 7 p.m. A light snack of s”mores and trail mix will be provided.
Campers are responsible for bringing tents, sleeping bags, drinks (non-alcoholic only), food, lanterns, flashlights, and bug spray. The City of Suwanee will provide port-a-potties in each camping field and lighting until 10:30 p.m. All campers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Please do NOT bring generators, pop-up campers, RVs, individual campfires, alcohol, or grills.

Pre-registration is required; registration forms are available at www.suwanee.com. A non-refundable $25 fee is will be charged for each 10 x 20 campsite, which are available on a first-come, first-served basis.