Wild America Nature Festival

Article Contributed by Panama Rocks Roger Tory Peterson’s Wild America Nature Festival is returning to Panama Rocks for its second year on July 28 & 29 – the last weekend of July. Headlining the event are Roger Tory Peterson’s son, Lee Peterson, nationally best-selling author Jennifer Ackerman, and famous animal expert Jeff Musial (with his […]

The Wild America Nature Festival

The Wild America Nature Festival

Article Contributed by Mallery Rockwell Excitement builds as farmers and furry friends get ready for the Wild America Nature Festival. The Panama Rocks Scenic Park and Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History (RTPI) are hosting the Wild America Nature Festival July 29–30. This extraordinary event will take place on the grounds of Panama Rocks […]

Historic Panama Rocks: Mother’s Day – Special Opening

Article Contributed by Walt Pickut “Mother’s Day will be a special day at Panama Rocks this year,” said John Weston, general manager and 2nd generation owner of the region’s most spectacular natural wonder. The Weston family has owned and operated the popular local attraction for nearly 40 years, welcoming 15,000 guests and fascinating 18,000 Facebook […]

Audubon Nature Center Days at Panama Rocks

Article Contributed by Audubon Nature Center On August 1 and 2, two of the region’s premier nature showcases are collaborating to present days of delightful outdoor fun and learning. That Saturday and Sunday, volunteers and staff of the Audubon Nature Center will offer special opportunities at Panama Rocks, the beautiful natural playground in Panama, New […]

Famous Fireball Run – Astronaut and Hometown Girl Find Missing Children

“You’ve blown the lid right off !” Fireball Run Adventurally planners told Lee Harkness after their 4-day visit to Jamestown. “Jamestown is way above expectations. We didn’t know anyplace like it existed in the U.S.A.” Lee Harkness, Executive Director of the Downtown Jamestown Development Corporation, was quoting Universal Studios Florida Executive Producer, “JJ” Sanchez, and […]