Raccoons2_uwextension.jpgSpring 2017 Candlelight Hike Festival

"Schmeeckle's Superheroes"

Sponsored by the Friends of Schmeeckle Reserve

Friday, May 5
7:00 to 9:30 p.m.

Who are the fastest, best camouflaged, and strongest residents of Schmeeckle Reserve? Walk torch-lit trails through the spring woods and around Lake Joanis and discover Schmeeckle’s most powerful superheroes. Arrive and leave when you like. Free event! View an Events Schedule and Map here.

Cost: Free! A suggested donation of $2/person or $5/family helps fund future programs and events.


Candlelight Hike Sponsors

A special thank you to the following 2016-17 sponsors:   

  • Friends of Schmeeckle Reserve
  • Happy Trails Fund
  • Wells Fargo Advisors-Financial Network
  • Cee Dee Acres Market (donor of all the fall pumpkins)

Character Campfire Program

Join us around the campfire ring for a character program:

  • "Schmeeckle's Superheroes": 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. BOOM! POW! BANG! Worlds collide in a battle between the wild superheroes and villains of Schmeeckle (presented twice)

Other Events All Evening

  • S'mores and marshmallows (at the campfire ring)         
  • Discovery stations featuring hands-on POW-erful activities (at the visitor center)
  • Hero vs. villain craft and snack stations (at the visitor center)
  • Superhero-inspired gifts and glow-in-the-dark T-shirts (in the Browse Shop)

Admission is free (suggested donation of $2/person or $5/family will help to fund future programs). For more information, please contact us.