Fall Fun for the Whole Family!

SMA Campus

4–7 p.m.

Saturday, October 2, 2021

OctoBEARfest logo

Save the Date for OctoBEARfest, a three-hour community-wide extravaganza of activities, food, games, contests, music, and entertainment for all ages.


OctoBEARfest takes place at multiple venues across SMA campus, including Jamail Gym, Kokernot Gym and grounds along Fanning Drive.


$10 for Adults and $5 for non-SMA Students. Academy students and children 5 and under are free. Save time by pre-ordering wristbands and event tickets now.

Meal Tickets

Enjoy a delicious meal (courtesy of our amazing dining service, SAGE) with an appetizer, entree, dessert, and drink for only $12. Pre-order your meal ticket now.


A limited number of OctoBEARFest t-shirts will be available in youth and adult sizes at the Sabre Bookstore prior to OctoBEARFest.  Pre-ordered shirts will be delivered prior to the event.

Salsa Contest Rules

Calling all Salsa Creators! Join the fun and compete with fellow cooks in our salsa making contest. Click for Rules.

Lower School Street Dance

Lower School students will be taught a variety of country western and square dances in their P.E. classes prior to OctoBEARFest. The students will showcase their dance steps during two performances during the OctoBEARFest celebration. See additional information below.

Event Title Sponsor

Teddy Bear Sponsors

Paddington Bear Sponsors

Smokey Bear Sponsors

Be a Sponsor for OctoBEARfest

We invite your business, organization, or family to join us as a sponsor for this event. With your support, we will raise funds to enhance our recreational and athletic facilities, which are used year-round by our students, staff, area churches, and local youth organizations.

Help SMA purchase a swing set for the Lower School! Support our Silent Auction through your donations and purchases.

Silent Auction

We are currently seeking donations for our online auction. Your items could represent hundreds of dollars in auction funds raised! 

A preview of the auction will be available a week before OctoBEARFest! Check back to view the items and start the bidding. Items will also be on display on the day of OctoBEARFest.

Activities & Treats

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