River festival scheduled

By: Staff Report

ORRUM — The eighth annual Lumber River State Park’s Princess Ann Access Area Family Fun Day will be held July 22.

From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m that say, there will be restored antique tractors from the Lumber River Ol’ Iron Tractor Club and bluegrass music by Jim Caulder and the Bluegrass Misfits. There will also be educational exhibits about animals along the Lumber River.

There will be free canoe rides all day long, along with many activities for kids, including a casting contest, pony rides, miniature train rides, and a new inside bouncy.

There will be food available for lunch and snacks, along with ice cream and frozen treats to tame the heat.

The new 2017 Lumbee Ambassadors will be on hand and will talk about their handmade regalia.

For information, contact the park office or Superintendent Neill Lee at 910-628-4564.

Staff Report