Entertainment Editor

The City of St. Cloud, City of Kissimmee and Osceola County are teaming up for the annual Great Outdoor Day event — and everyone is invited to join the fun. 

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Now in its fourth year, Great Outdoors Day helps raise awareness of natural resources within the county and environmental preservation. 

“Our goal at this event is to share outdoor recreation opportunities and provide educational information on conservation and preservation,” said St. Cloud Special Events Manager Erin Ochs.

The day will include activities for kids and adults of all ages, including a youth fishing derby, live animal encounters, casting demonstrations, environmental games, prizes and more. 

According to the City of St. Cloud, the following organizations will offer booths and exhibits: Archbold Biological Station, Osceola County Sheriff’s Office, Florida Native Plant Society, City of St. Cloud Public Services, Reedy Creek Improvement District, Haines City Public Works, Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Kissimmee Valley Audubon Society, Suntree Technologies Inc., Osceola County Historical Society, City of Kissimmee, Osceola County Solid Waste, Florida Wildlife Conservation, Florida Trails Association, University of Florida Extension Services, Peghorn Nature Park, OUC, Toho Water, Asha Planning Consultancy, Fresh From Florida, Wild Florida and Gatorland.

The City of St. Cloud’s annual Great Outdoors Day will be held at St. Cloud Lakefront Park (located at 1104 Lakeshore Blvd., St. Cloud) on Saturday, Nov. 3, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. There is no fee for general admission.

For more information about the City of St. Cloud and its events, such as Great Outdoors Day, visit www.st-cloud.org.