One thing I love about living in the DFW area is all the amazing things to do. Really, there's something for everyone! Everything from the arts to outdoor activities all within about an hour's drive, which is perfect for our family. We have some who enjoy music, plays and the ballet while others enjoy anything active. That's why my son and I are super excited to announce ...
Experience the ultimate in outdoor adventure when the Family AdventureFest, sponsored by Coleman Company, Inc., comes to the Irving Convention Center August 21 - 23. Adventure-themed activities, visits by celebrity guests, and more will be held both inside and outside at the convention center.
Title sponsor, The Coleman Company Inc., is featuring an outdoor experience allowing attendees access to Coleman products with demonstrations throughout the weekend. Coleman Family AdventureFest guests can try their hand at archery, building and launching rocketry, playing a fishing game, testing robotics, experiencing a virtual zip line, climbing a rock wall, learning about ATV safety and more.
Celebrity guests include former NFL pro and multi-talented athlete Herschel Walker, explorer Philippe Cousteau, adventurer and speaker Matt Moniz, and more.
"Coleman Family AdventureFest is an exciting way to give families an opportunity to try something they've never done before - with so many activities to learn about, the experiences are limitless," said Coleman President and CEO Robert Marcovitch. "We want to offer people a chance to fall in love with a new sport or take some time to appreciate what the great outdoors has to offer."
The event is open August 21 from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. and August 22 and 23 from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Tickets are $12. Admission is free for ages six and under. All activities are included in the price of admission. Go to www.FamilyAdventureFest.com for information and to purchase tickets.