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2012 Summer Escape Finale

Posted on 8/13/2012 by Rebecca Woodcock

2012 Summer Escape Finale

This Summer, Forsyth County Parks and Recreation partnered together with the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools Office of Parental Involvement on the first annual Amazing Summer Escape Challenge!

Join us at Hanes Mall on Saturday, August 18, 2012, from 10 am – 2 pm for the official finale for the event!

If you have been participating this past summer in the Escape Challenge, be sure to bring your ESCAPE Passport to enter into one of the three different drawing boxes! Your chances of winning awesome prizes is increased with the more stamps and stickers you have from different programs throughout the Challenge!

The first annual Amazing Summer Escape was a great way to encourage, guide, and support learning opportunities for all ages throughout our community. There were different challenges to the program that encompassed reading, safety, health and fitness, character and community service, math and science, play and learn, and arts exploration and enrichment.

Tanglewood Park’s summer initiatives was our Tuesdays at Tanglewood nature programs! We began these programs in the Summer of 2011 and brought the program back this past Summer. Visit our exhibit table at the Finale on August 18 to learn more about the programs we offered and what all Tanglewood Park provides for the community!

For more information, call 336-749-4000 (ext. 34225).


General Park Information

  • Pets must be under control of their owner and kept on a leash no longer than six feet at all times. All pets must have current inoculations for rabies. Pets must be kept and never left unattended. Pet owners are responsible for their pets using the designated waste area and cleaning up after their pets at the designated area.
  • Golf, Horse Stables, Hiking Trails and Accommodations are available year-around.
  • Gardens are open year-around. Blooming seasons vary.
  • Tennis activities are available from April to November.
  • Water activities can be enjoyed from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
  • Entrance Fee:
    • $8.00 - Passenger Vans and Buses
    • $2.00 - All other vehicles
    Annual passes can be purchased at the Welcome Center for $50.00 for passenger vans and buses and $25.00 for all other vehicles. Entrance fees and annual passes do not include admission to special events.