Thank you to everyone who made Roger Tory Peterson's Wild America Nature Festival at Panama Rocks a success! The winners of the Wild America Nature Art Competition and the Wild America Local Food Cook-Off are:
The 2017 Roger Tory Peterson Wild America Art Award: Matt Patterson of Stone Ridge Art Studio
2017 Wild America Local Food Cook-Off People's Choice Award: Reverie Creamery
We are already discussing next year's event - don't miss the 2018 Roger Tory Peterson Wild America Nature Festival on the grounds of Panama Rocks Scenic Park as we increase awareness of the environment, promote sustainability and conservation, and have fun celebrating Wild America. The festival will feature a juried fine nature art and craft show and competition; a local food cook-off competition; and classes, workshops, music, and talks by well-known speakers and artists.
The Wild America Nature Festival is hosted by the Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History (RTPI) and Panama Rocks Scenic Park with the involvement and collaboration of local and regional non-profit, government, and environmental organizations.