April 21, 2015

Family Outdoor Adventure Expo – July 10-11, 2015

family outdoor adventure expo
Join us for our third annual Family Outdoor Adventure Expo with Kicking Bear. Put down the iPads, the TV remote and the smartphones and enjoy God’s great Creation. Take Dad, Mom and the kids where they really want to go … out into God’s great outdoors!

After the success of our first two Family Outdoor Adventure Expos, we are happy to announce the dates for our third annual Expo which will be from 6:00 PM, Friday, July 10, 2015 through 4:00 PM, Saturday, July 11, 2015. This is going to be an excellent weekend event.

Order your tickets today by calling the New Creations office at (765) 935-2790.

Events include: Archery, Flint Napping, Dutch Oven Cooking, DNR, 3D Shooting, Lake Swimming, Canoeing and Hiking and so much more. Horseback riding is available for an additional fee. Details of the Expo schedule will be posted shortly.

Fishing, Canoeing, Swimming

We have a 50-acre spring fed lake that cools the summer heat and provides for boating, canoeing, fishing (bring your own bait!) and water activities such as a water trampoline and log roll.

Horseback Riding

Horseback riding (through New Creations Riding Stable) is available for an additional fee.


We currently have 5 cabins with air conditioning and heat. These buildings will house 30-40 people each. Each bunk house has four showers and plenty of hot water. Additional fees involved.


We have several locations for tents. RVs are welcome, but space is limited. Reserve your spot today! Additional fee involved. Tent camping is $10/tent. Inquire regarding fees for RVs.

Hot Meals

If you choose to stay the night on campus, fresh meals are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Accommodations can be made for special dietary needs or allergies. Additional small charge will be included for each person per meal. Must RSVP in advance.

Family Outdoor Adventure Expo Committee Members

Bishop Timothy W. Cummings
Chairman Mike Peters
Rev. Jeff Lowery
Rev. Dave Lavy
Dan Ennist
Scott Robertson

A special thank you to all our New Creations Staff and to our Expo Committee for making the Outdoor Expo possible.

(Information below from our 2nd Family Outdoor Adventure Expo which took place on June 14, 2014. We’ll be updating this webpage shortly with all the details on our 3rd Family Outdoor Adventure Expo which will be July 10-11, 2015.)

Schedule for the 2014 Family Outdoor Adventure Expo

  • Fishing Derby begins at 9:00 AM
  • All other activities start at 11:30 AM
  • Wild Game Dinner is at 6:00 PM

Our 2nd Annual Family Outdoor Adventure Expo will take place on Saturday, June 14, 2014. Mark your calendars now and order your tickets! Download the poster to print off and post in your church, library or grocery store. Download the informational brochure to keep and share with friends and family.

Order Your Tickets

Download & print off the ticket order form. For those who are not able to submit their ticket requests by Friday, June 6, please call our office ASAP at (765) 935-2790 regarding ticket availability.

We’ll be having a Wild Game Dinner in the evening with special guest speaker, Mark Moore. Events include: Archery, Flint Napping, Dutch Oven Cooking, DNR, 3D Shooting, Lake Swimming, Canoeing and Hiking. Horseback riding is available for an additional fee. The Wild Game Dinner will include: Buffalo, Deer, Elk, and Hog Roast.

Prices: (includes lunch & wild game dinner)
Ages 0-3 years old = Free*
4-8 years old = $6.00*
9-18 years old = $10.00*
19 & Older = $15.00*

*A Free Will Offering will be taken at the door to help offset the cost of the event because ticket price only covers a portion.

The New Creations Family Outdoor Adventure Expo will take place on Saturday, June 14th with a rain back up date of Saturday, June 21.

Family Outdoor Adventure Expo Schedule

    • 9:00 am – 10:00 am: Early Registration for Fishing Derby
    • 9:30 am – 11:30 am: Fishing Derby (Catch & Release)
    • 11:00 am – 3:00 pm: General Registration
    • 11:30 am – 5:15 pm: Kids Corner
    • 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: Lunch (included in price of admission)
    • 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Archery
    • 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Motorcycle Show
    • 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Kicking Bear Ministries
    • 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Jug Shoot
    • 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Flint Napping
    • 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Music Groups & Bands
    • 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm: Target Shooting
    • 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Kids Archery
    • 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm: Horseback Riding ($8.00 additional fee)
    • 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm: Kids Horseback Riding (free)
    • 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Dutch Oven Cooking
    • 6:00 pm: Hog Roast Dinner plus Buffalo and/or Elk Chili (dinner is included in price of admission); Evening Speaker: Mark Moore

    Also included are Vendors Booths and First Aid Station.

    Ray Howell of Kicking Bear Ministries (kickingbear.org) will be running a tomahawk throwing contest, tug of war challenge, flying turkey shoot, regular archery shoots and maybe even a marshmallow war!

    About the Speaker, Mark Moore

    We are honored to have Brother Mark Moore of Moraine, Ohio with us as our key note speaker. Mark is married to his lovely wife Denise and has two children, Taylor and Lauren. Mark is an avid deer and turkey hunter but has also harvested elk, mule deer and bear.

    Mark is the director of FOCUS Outdoor Ministry in his home church; a member of Without Excuse Ministries Field Staff; and a Pro Staff member of Mastins Deer Scents.

    Mark’s passion is to use God’s creation to witness to men and women that don’t know Him as their Lord and Savior.