SEBRING – In celebration of the 75th Anniversary of Florida State
Parks, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Highlands Hammock
State Park is hosting the 25th Annual Civilian Conservation Corps Festival from
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 6, 2010.
The festival honors the men of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), who
voluntarily joined this civilian army in the 1930s and worked on conservation
projects throughout the United States, including Highlands Hammock State Park.
Event highlights include a CCC reunion, arts and crafts vendors, an antique car
show, live music and entertainment, children's activities, wildlife exhibits,
tram tours, hayrides, festival foods and more.
Regular park entrance fees apply. For more information, call the park at
(863) 386-6094 or visit
This event will take place:
Saturday, November 6, 2010
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Highlands Hammock State Park
5931 Hammock Road