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Big Cypress Gallery ANNUAL FALL FESTIVAL (old)
Meet Clyde Butcher and the BCNP Rangers

October 28, 2017 - October 29, 2017

EVENT DETAILS: Clyde, Niki, and the Big Cypress National Preserve Rangers are looking forward to meeting everybody October 28 th & 29th from 9:00am – 5:00pm for their 3rd Annual Fall Festival. Come on out and help us support our park! This event is FREE and open to the public.

Lots to do inside and outside of gallery – View new works, meet rangers, and learn more about our park!

(Optional): Support our park with a ranger led swamp walk! If you participate in a swamp walk Wear long pants, hat, and old tennis shoes. Bring bug spray, water bottle, and complete change of clothes . When you arrive you will pay a fee of $50 per adult to the South Florida National Park Trust for your guided tour, kids are FREE. 100% of the proceeds will be donated to the educational dept. of the Big Cypress National Park.

RSVP We will email you a reminder, directions, and a special coupon to use for the weekend fill out form below.

  • Visit with Clyde & Niki they are looking forward to sharing their new work and photographic adventures stories.
  • Special Exhibit – Clyde will be showing his Cuba exhibit with information panels about his expeditions. This was commissioned by the United Nations to create a portfolio of the mountainous lands of Cuba in 2002.
  • Holiday Book Signing – Due to Clyde’s health we have changed his schedule. This will be his Holiday Book signing event. Clyde will be in the gallery for a meet and greet and will personalize his books, calendars, and photographs. Great start to your holiday gift shopping.
  • Ranger Talks – on our nature trail located behind the gallery, our Park Rangers will have informational tents set up. This is a great opportunity to learn more about our Preserve and hear about other phenomenal places to visit.
  • Ranger-led Swamp Walk Tours – Enhance your understanding of the Big Cypress on a one hour guided tour behind the gallery with a Park Ranger. All you need to bring is a since of adventure and a change of clothes.
  • Swamp Walk Fundraiser for Park – Adults $50ea, children free. Walks are about one hour long. When you arrive you will pay the South Florida National Parks Trust for you swamp walk.


October 28, 2017
October 29, 2017


Big Cypress Gallery


Big Cypress Gallery
52388 Tamiami Tr.
Ochopee, FL 34141 United States
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