NATURE is not a place to visit, it IS HOME - Gary snyder
Don't miss Roger Tory Peterson's Wild America Nature Festival on the grounds of Panama Rocks Scenic Park in late July 2018! 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.
Details on the 2018 festival are coming soon. In the meantime, find out what to expect by learning about the 2017 Wild America Nature Festival on our About page! The winners of the 2017 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
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.