IRVING, Texas, July 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Experience the ultimate in outdoor adventure when the Family AdventureFest, sponsored by Coleman Company, Inc., comes to the Irving Convention Center August 21 – 23. Adventure-themed activities, visits by celebrity guests, and more will be held both inside and outside at the convention center.
Title sponsor, The Coleman Company Inc., is featuring an outdoor experience allowing attendees access to Coleman products with demonstrations throughout the weekend. Coleman Family AdventureFest guests can try their hand at archery, building and launching rocketry, playing a casting game, testing robotics, riding a pump track, playing SNAG golf, experiencing a virtual zip line, trying an astronaut simulator, climbing a rock wall, learning about ATVs and more.
Celebrity guests include survivalist and host of "Fat Guys In The Woods" Creek Stewart, environmental activist and explorer Philippe Cousteau, adventurer and speaker Matt Moniz, former NFL pro and multi-talented athlete Herschel Walker, and more.
"Coleman Family AdventureFest is an exciting way to give families an opportunity to try something they've never done before – with so many activities to learn about, the experiences are limitless," said Coleman President and CEO Robert Marcovitch. "We want to offer people a chance to fall in love with a new sport or take some time to appreciate what the great outdoors has to offer."
The event is open August 21 from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. and August 22 and 23 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Tickets are $12. Admission is free for ages six and under. All activities are included in the price of admission. Go to www.FamilyAdventureFest.com for information and to purchase tickets.
As an international leader in the innovation and marketing of outdoor products, The Coleman Company, Inc. helps people have fun and make memories by providing the gear integral to their favorite outdoor experiences. The company's products include its legendary lanterns and stoves, as well as coolers, tents, sleeping bags, airbeds, backpacks, furniture, and grills under the Coleman® brand. Additionally, the company provides flotation devices, towables, rainwear and airbeds as well as safety and survival equipment under its Stearns®, Sevylor®, and Aerobed® brands. Founded in 1900 in Wichita, Kan., and headquartered in Golden, Colo., Coleman is a wholly owned subsidiary of Jarden Corporation and can be found online at www.coleman.com."
BuzzEngine, an experiential event and marketing agency, produces the Coleman Family AdventureFest.
SOURCE Family AdventureFest