Coleman Family AdventureFest Packs the House with Scout Celebrities

Big names of Scout stardom, from Heisman Trophy winners to reality show stars, are headed to the Coleman Family AdventureFest in Irving, TX, next week. Families will flock to the Irving Convention Center to hear from the personalities and indulge in outdoor-centered recreation.

faf logo-explosion2The event runs Aug. 21 to the 23 and aims to bring all the fun of outdoor adventure to one action-packed spot. Think BMX, archery, a zero-gravity machine, rocket building, rock climbing, and, OK, we could go on forever! The event is brimming with activities families and kids can enjoy.

The likes of Eagle Scout Creek Stewart (host of Fat Guys in the Woods), famed Eagle Scout explorer Matt Moniz, and NFL athlete and former Scout Herschel Walker will be at the Coleman Family AdventureFest throughout the weekend. These men will share how kids can make the most of their time in the outdoors. Coleman will also be on site with a big rig packed with products and demonstrations.

The event is open Friday, Aug. 21 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 22 and 23, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tickets for the event are $12 for ages 7 and older – that includes one day’s access to all activities. Admission is free for kids 6 years old and younger.

Head to the event website to learn more about Coleman Family AdventureFe


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