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Thanksgiving Campfire Cooking Demonstration

Come join the park naturalist for a Thanksgiving inspired camp cooking demonstration.  There will be snacks and some hot drinks.  Enjoy some samples while they last.

  • - Enjoy some samples while they last.
  • - Learn about Dutch oven and foil pack cooking.
  • - There will be marshmallows for roasting.
  • - Hot drinks such as apple cider, coffee, hot chocolate
  • - Try your hand at cooking some recipes.
  • - Have fun and enjoy the day.
  • - And yes, we will be cooking a turkey in the Dutch oven.
  • - A mix of modern and old fasioned recipes.

Tentative Schedule

  • 10:00 am Breakfast Demo
  • 10:30 am Journey Cakes
  • 11:00 am Pizza Roll-ups
  • 11:30 am Start Turkey
  • 12:00 pm Ham/Cheese Melt
  • 12:30 pm Prep Foil Packs
  • 1:30 pm Greenbean Casserole
  • 2:00 pm Cornbread
  • 2:30 pm Almost Pumpkin Pie Candied Sweet Potatoes
  • 3:00 pm Stuffing and cooking foil packs
  • 3:45 pm Turkey carving
  • 4:00 pm  Dinner is served followed by desert, Gingerbread Delight

Menu and schedule could change

Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 10:00am to 5:00pm

Cowans Gap State Park
6235 Aughwick Road, Fort Loudon, PA 17224-9801


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Target Audience

Veterans, Senior Citizens, Families



Exact Location

Pavilion 2

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