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Raise Heck Tug O'War... and more!

'Pulling together' to raise money for the Fledglings & WildQuest Scholarship Funds!

A fundraising event for Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center

Event Information

Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 11:00am - 2:00pm

Join us as we 'pull together' during Raise Heck Tug O'War... and more! We are raising money for the Fledglings Nature-Based Preschool and WildQuest Camps Scholarship Funds. We encourage participants to roll up their sleeves (or their keyboards and smart devices!) and ask their network of friends, family, and co-workers to support their efforts. 

Three different competitions so everyone can get in on the fun! 

1. Raise Heck Tug O’ War

  • Adult teams (age 18+) of 8
  • Fundraising goal: $1,000 per team ($100 per person + $25 individual registration fee)
  • Traditional “Tug O’ War” tournament 
  • Prizes awarded for top performing teams and for teams that raise the most money

Please note: Registrants to the Tug O’ War must join an existing team, create a new team, or be assigned by Prescott Farm to a Freelance Team. Contact Prescott Farm if you need assistance with updating or changing your team affiliation.



2. Snowshoe Hay Hurdle Relay Race - New in 2019!

  • Youth teams (age 8 – 17) of 4
  • Fundraising goal: $400 per team ($85 per person + $15 individual registration fee) 
  • Race through fields wearing snowshoes (there won’t be snow… it WILL be hilarious!) and ‘jump’ over hay bales
  • Prizes awarded for top performing teams and for teams that raise the most money

Please note: Registrants to the Snowshoe Relay must join a team, create a new team, or be assigned by Prescott Farm to a Freelance Team. Contact Prescott Farm if you need assistance with updating or changing your team affiliation.



3. Toboggan Pumpkin Pull - New in 2019!

  • Younger children (age 0 – 7) compete by age group as individuals
  • Fundraising goal: $75 ($65 per person + $10 registration fee)
  • Pull toboggan with increasing number of pumpkins over a 10-yard distance
  • Prizes awarded for top performers in age group and for child who raises the most money

Please note: Registrants to the Toboggan Pumpkin Pull compete individually but are welcome to make teams if they wish!


Prescott Farm – exploring and preserving the natural world, one adventure at a time.


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About the Organization

Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center

Prescott Farm is a nonprofit organization dedicated to environmental education and preservation. We provide year-round environmental education programs for all ages and a place in the Lakes Region community that encourages curiosity, discovery, fun and connection to the natural world.

Founded in 1997 as Prescott Conservancy, Inc. d/b/a Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center, Prescott Farm has helped awaken appreciation for nature and concern for the environment in thousands of program participants. We offer a wide range of programs designed to preserve and pass down knowledge and skills that encourage an understanding of the natural systems that sustain us all and respect for the environment.

During the summer and school vacation weeks, our environmentally-themed WildQuest Camps have offered children ages 6-12 the opportunity to explore, learn, and grow in nature for over 15 years.

Since 2015 our nature-based preschool, Fledglings Preschool at Prescott Farm, has offered children ages 3 to 5 the educational foundation they need to succeed in school while awakening in...

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