CEDAR CITY– In an effort to honor and recognize the significant contributions of our military members, Utah State Parks announces Military Appreciation Day Saturday, Aug. 11.
Day-use entrance fees into all Utah state parks will be waived for active service members and veterans and their families. All 43 state parks will offer special activities or displays as way to pay tribute and say thank you.
Come celebrate our courageous military personnel with your family, friends and community at Frontier Homestead on Aug. 11. A military-themed scavenger hunt will take you through the park as you solve one clue that will take you to another. Also, living history presenters will have a variety of uniforms and weapons detailing the sacrifices of American soldiers from the Mexican American War through the Gulf Wars. Visitors will also have access to all our hands-on historical activity stations. Admission to the park is $5 per family or free for active service members and veterans and their families as well as Friends of the Frontier Homestead members. The activities will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
At our Military Appreciation Day there is sure to be something to make you think, smile, or laugh so come join us. Spend some time learning about your family by playing with your family. For more information about Frontier Homestead or Military Appreciation Day call us at 435-586-9290, visit our Facebook page Frontier Homestead State Park, or our website www.fronterhomestead.org Frontier Homestead is located at 635 North Main in Cedar City.