Saturday, September 10th, 11 AM-4 PM:

Free Community Event at the Benson Park Amphitheatre!

– Pack a picnic lunch & your lawn chairs & get ready to have some fun!

– Music, Games, Raffle, Coloring Booth, Wild Animals, Mascots, & Magic!

  • 11:00 AM-1:00 PM – Concert with “Let’s Play Music” – Featuring local youth talent
  • 1:30-2:30 PM – Wildlife Encounters”  – Live Animal Education Program 
  • 2:45 PM-3:15 PM – Magic featuring Jim Leach
  • 4:00 PM – Raffle Winner Announcement 
  • Available for Purchase – Raffle Tickets, Park History Books, Hershey’s Ice Cream, Snacks, Soft Drinks, T-shirts, Toys.

– SPONSORSHIPS ARE STILL AVAILABLE! 

   PLEASE CONTACT:   Info@friendsofbensonpark.org

Volunteers are needed for this event! 

If you’re under 18 years old, a parent or guardian signature is required.  Please print & sign the Volunteer Application/Waiver found on the SignUpGenius link below and bring it with you on the day of the event.

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Entertainment Provided By:

Let’s Play Music & Make Art: https://www.letsplaymusic.com/

– Featuring local youth concert performances

Magic featuring Jim Leach!

As seen on TV’s “Penn & Teller: Fool Us”!

Jim is a Hudson native & was the star Magician at Benson’s Wild Animal Park!

facebook.com/jim.leach.9

Wildlife Encounters: https://www.weecocenter.com/ 

You’ll meet a diverse collection of animals and learn about their habitats & how we can all help to preserve “Animals, People and Earth”.



Special thanks to our Event Sponsors including: