Mayfly Festival at Mingus Park
The Coos Watershed Association and other community organizations are hosting the second annual Mayfly Festival at Mingus Park on May 19 from 10AM – 4PM.
This is a free, family-friendly and activity-based event that features hands-on science, live music, games, food, costume-making, face-painting, community art projects, a parade around the Mingus Pond, an art/food/nature-themed raffle and silent auction, and more! The music line-up will feature the talented youth bands BuzzKrill,the MetroGnomes, and the Hillcrest Choir and Marima Ensemble, with a special performance by the "eco-rockin" Banana Slug String Band from Santa Cruz, CA. Delicious and thoughtfully-prepared food will be provided by Sea Kitty Seafoods, North Bend Blazing Bulldogs Pizza, and the Coos Head Food Co-op.
If you are a fan of science, nature, art, food or music, this is an event you will not want to miss! For information and updates, check out the event website, the Coos Watershed Association Facebook page or email us . We hope to see you there.