• Kids to Parks Day

  • Kids to Parks Day

  • Kids to Parks Day

Proclaim the Day – Sample Blog and Social Media Posts


National Park Trust knows your time is incredibly valuable and we want to help spread the word about your city proclaiming the third Saturday in May as Kids to Parks Day, so we have put together a collection of sample promotional content to help you share your proclamation with your audience. Feel free to use the samples as is or modify them to suit your needs. We highly recommend using images to maximize engagement. Click here to view and download sample promotional images from our website.
 

Long Blurb for blogs/e-blasts: (333 Words)

On May 19, 2018, hundreds of thousands of children and families nationwide, including here in {insert name of city, state} will take part in the 8th annual NPT Kids to Parks Day (KTP Day). KTP Day is a nationally coordinated day designed to connect kids and families with their local, state, and national parks. By discovering our public lands, kids across the country are learning about park stewardship, outdoor recreation, STEM, and history. Through teaching the next generation to appreciate our public lands, NPT is working to foster future park enthusiasts and create the next generation of park stewards.

Mayor {YOUR NAME} recently proclaimed Kids to Parks day in {CITY} and encourages locals to participate by exploring {NAME 2-3 LOCAL OUTDOOR ATTRACTIONS}.

Each year, on the third Saturday of May, National Park Trust, working with cities like {CITY} and partners across the country, invites kids of all ages to find their own adventure at one of the hundreds of events hosted nation wide.

By coordinating a wide array of park activities on a single day, Kids to Parks Day attracts new park goers and helps connect existing park enthusiasts with local organizations in the hopes of creating park advocates and stewards. The task to preserve our country’s public lands and waters requires a collaborative effort among organizations, government agencies, and most importantly passionate park advocates and stewards.

“{CITY} is committed to healthy living and our wonderful parks and recreation areas like {EXAMPLE and EXAMPLE} provide excellent spaces for outdoor play. I invite all {CITY} residents to join me outdoors on May 19th, for Kids to Parks Day,” said Mayor {YOUR NAME}.

To learn more, register an event, or find an event near you, visit parktrust.org/kids-to-parks-day. Follow NPT on Twitter (https://twitter.com/natparktrust), Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/nationalparktrust), and Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/nationalparktrust/) for the latest updates and engage with the community through the hashtag ‘#KidsToParks.’

So get out and go celebrate this national day of outdoor play!

Short Blurb for blogs/e-blasts: (236 Words)

On May 19, 2018, hundreds of thousands of children and families nationwide, including here in {insert name of city, state} will take part in the 8th annual NPT Kids to Parks Day (KTP Day). KTP Day is a nationally coordinated day designed to connect kids and families with their local, state, and national parks.

Mayor {YOUR NAME} recently proclaimed Kids to Parks day in {CITY} and encourages locals to participate by exploring {NAME 2-3 LOCAL OUTDOOR ATTRACTIONS}.

Each year, on the third Saturday of May, National Park Trust, working with cities like {CITY} and partners across the country, invites kids of all ages to find their own adventure at one of the hundreds of events hosted nation wide.

By coordinating a wide array of park activities on a single day, Kids to Parks Day attracts new park goers and helps connect existing park enthusiasts with local organizations in the hopes of creating park advocates and stewards.

“{CITY} is committed to healthy living and our wonderful parks and recreation areas like {EXAMPLE and EXAMPLE} provide excellent spaces for outdoor play. I invite all {CITY} residents to join me outdoors on May 19th, for Kids to Parks Day,” said Mayor {YOUR NAME}.

To learn more, register an event, or find an event near you, visit parktrust.org/kids-to-parks-day. Follow NPT on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, #KidsToParks.

So get out and go celebrate this national day of outdoor play!

Facebook

  • May 19 is @NationalParkTrust’s #KidsToParks Day. {CITY} is excited to participate in this national day of outdoor play! Join us with your family and enjoy our parks. Visit http://www.kidstoparks.org for a list of events in our community.
  • {CITY} has proclaimed May 19 #KidsToParks Day! Join us and @NationalParkTrust by celebrating the day outdoors! Find a list of park events at http://www.kidstoparks.org.
  • Where will you celebrate @NationalParkTrust’s #KidsToParks Day? Join {CITY} in its commitment to healthy living and celebrating our parks on May 19! Find a list of fun family activities at http://www.kidstoparks.org.
  • May 19 is @NationalParkTrust’s #KidsToParks Day. {CITY} is ready to celebrate this national day of outdoor play! Please join us for some outdoor family fun!

Twitter

  • May 19 is @NatParkTrust #KidsToParks Day. {CITY} is excited to participate! Visit (bitly to ktp.org) for a list of events in our community.
  • {CITY} has proclaimed May 19 @NatParkTrust’s #KidsToParks Day! Join us by celebrating the day outdoors! Visit (bitly to ktp.org) for a list of events.
  • Where will you celebrate #KidsToParks Day? Join {MAYOR} and @NatParkTrust’s on May 19! Find a list of activities at (bitly to ktp.org).
  • May 19 is @NatParkTrust’s #KidsToParks Day. {CITY} is ready to celebrate! Join us for some outdoor fun (bitly to ktp.org).

Instagram

  • May 19 is @NationalParkTrust’s #KidsToParks Day. {CITY} is excited to participate in this national day of outdoor play! Join us with your family and enjoy our parks. Visit http://www.kidstoparks.org for a list of events in our community.
  • {CITY} has proclaimed May 19 #KidsToParks Day! Join us and @NationalParkTrust by celebrating the day outdoors! Find a list of parks at http://www.kidstoparks.org.
  • Where will you celebrate @NationalParkTrust’s #KidsToParks Day? Join {CITY} in its commitment to healthy living and celebrating our parks on May 19! Find a list of fun family activities at http://www.kidstoparks.org.
  • May 19 is @NationalParkTrust’s #KidsToParks Day. {CITY} is ready to celebrate this national day of outdoor play! Please join us for some outdoor family fun!

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