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Field Trip 2021
September 11 @ 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM CDTFree
Bring the family and join Three Rivers Park District – Silverwood Park’s 12th annual celebration of arts and the nature at Silverwood’s Field Trip event taking place Saturday, September 11th from 12 to 4PM. This outdoor event is free, for all ages, and you may drop-in anytime.
– Enjoy live music performances by local artists Space Hug (12:30PM) and Purple Funk Metropolis (2:30PM) in the outdoor amphitheater.
– Shop locally-made work from artists with the Minneapolis Craft Market.
– Learn about Silverwood’s ceramics programs at the clay play station, which will also feature a barrel fire demonstration.
– Stop by the nature station to learn about reptiles and scales, plus say hi to a live snake.
– Explore the indoor art exhibitions “Inside, Out” featuring work by Grant McFarland and Anna Van Voorhis, as well as “Laboratory” featuring work by Areca Roe on display in Silverwood’s Visitor Center through September 30th.
– Take a self-guided walk around our Art-on-Foot Trail and encounter poetry and sculptures, including the recently installed piece “Encountering the Subtle Threshold” by artist Erin Paradis.
– Try out slacklining or take a canoe for a free paddle on Silver Lake.
– Learn how to weave with natural materials on a giant loom.
– Play with the giant parachute and yard games on the Great Lawn.
– Enjoy food from KCM Eggrolls and craft beer from Omni Brewing Company.
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