We can’t wait to see everyone at our 2023 Fire in the Pines Festival!

Come join us on Saturday October 28th, 2023 at Halyburton Park from 10am to 3pm for an event the whole family can enjoy.

Stay tuned for more information, updates, and event details as we get closer to the date, but for now you can look forward to:

  • Kids activities including crafts, games, and educational opportunities
  • Fire equipment, including an antique fire engine
  • Hay-rides throughout the park
  • Fire, nature, and other conservation related tables and displays
  • Live music by Folkstone Stringband
  • Food trucks
  • Entertainment including jugglers and raptor shows
  • And for the finale, a live fire demonstration!

There will be no parking at Halyburton Park!

Park at Lifepoint Church (on College Rd & 17th St) and take the FREE TROLLEY to the festival!


Join us October 9 – 12 for ADVENTURES and FUN while we explore the longleaf pine forests we call home.  Take a while through our serene forests, learn about unique meat-eating plants and see wildlife in their native habitat.


We are challenging YOU to spend time outside and explore these native longleaf pine habitats!  Find icons hidden in the park, post selfies and hashtag #FireinthePines23 to win prizes!