10 Ways to Celebrate Parks to Kids Day
May 16th is Kids to Parks Day and this year we’re bringing the parks to you by celebrating it as Parks to Kids Day! In honor of our 10th anniversary, we are providing 10 ways to explore the outdoors without leaving your neighborhood.
1. DOWNLOAD AND EXPLORE THE PARKPASSPORT APP
2. BUILD A MINI-PARK WITH BUDDY BISON
Celebrate Parks to Kids Day by building a mini-park! Use your imagination and materials from home to construct a park in your living room, backyard, or even a family parking spot – just have fun and be creative!
3. BUDDY BISON’S BLINDING LIGHTS DANCE CHALLENGE
READY FOR MORE? CHECK OUT THESE ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES
Backyard Scavenger Hunt
There are so many interesting things you can find in nature. When walking or hiking, make sure you stay quiet, look around your surroundings, and see what you can discover.
Design a Nature Collage
A great activity to do while in your backyard or neighborhood is to collect and bring home any interesting or unique pieces of nature. At home, use your collected materials, construction paper, and glue to create a one of a kind nature collage.