You’re invited to The Anchorage Teddy Bear Picnic!

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Bring your teddy bear and imagination out to play on July 23rd, 12-3pm at Cuddy Family Midtown Park. Face painting, teddy bear parade, food, and more at this free family-fun event.

A day of fun, imagination, and exploration for ALL kids and teddy bears! Celebrate inclusive playgrounds with us!  Free picnic lunch, music and entertainment for the whole family, including teddy bears.

Special Guests:
– Smokey the Bear
– Alaska Zoo Polar Bear Mascots
– Fur Rondy Bear Mascot
– Bear Valley Elementary Mascot
– Nordic Ski Association Bear Mascot
– Surprise Disney Princess

Schedule of Events:
– 12 P.M. Picnic
– 1 P.M. Welcome Party
– 1:30 P.M. Parade
– 2 P.M. Play!

– Access Alaska Equipment Challenge
– Bounce House
– Challenge Alaska Adaptive Rec Demo
– Crazy Hair
– Face Painting
– Frisbee
– Kite Flying
-Meet Cheeseburger the Miniature Therapy Horse
– Music by Carhartt Brothers and Fiddle Dee Dee
– Parade with your Teddy Bear
– The Aerial View Silk Performers
– Teddy Photo Station
– Wheelchair and Stroller Decorating Contest

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This event is made possible by a joint partnership with the Anchorage Park Foundation, The Arc of Anchorage, Ted Stevens Foundation, Anchorage Parks & Recreation, Alaska Health and Disability Program, Governor’s Council on Disabilities & Special Education, Parks For All, and Healthy Futures. The Anchorage Teddy Bear Picnic is also sponsored by the Anchorage Municipal Employees Association.