Kids Cook-Off Featured At Missouri River Outdoor Expo This Year
Posted: 16 September, 2013
PONCA, Neb. (AP) - The Missouri River Outdoor Expo at Ponca State Park will include a kids cook-off this year. The expo is scheduled for Sept. 21-22 at the park in northeast Nebraska.
The cook-off will be held Sept. 21 and will feature two divisions. Children ages 5-10 will prepare gourmet s'mores at 10 a.m. and children ages 11-15 will make pie iron Hot Pockets at 2 p.m. All the food and equipment will be provided. Children will be given a variety of ingredients and then encouraged to use their imaginations. A park entry permit is required for the expo, but all of the 80-plus hands-on activities will be free. Contact the park at 402-755-2284 or ngpc.moriverexpo(at)nebraska.gov for more information.