Going on a summer adventure? PBS KIDS can share it with us and their favorite “Wild Kratts” characters! Whether you’re traveling somewhere new, sightseeing in the neighborhood or exploring the outdoors, we want to see how you’re learning and having fun this summer!
Through August, we’re proud highlight exciting adventures on AETN’s local and PBS national programming, and we can’t wait to share them with you! So, whether you’re watching with us or doing a little adventuring of your own, we invite you to share photos and videos from your summer adventures with us, tagged with #SummerAdventurePBS.
Since the “Wild Kratts” are always ready for adventure, it just makes sense to take them along! You can download the “Flat Kratts” printable on the AETN KIDS page and take them with you wherever you go. We’ll be sure to share some of our adventures around the state, too!
You’ll also want to stay tuned for a special “Wild Kratts” adventure this month. On Monday, July 24, follow the Kratt brothers on a rollicking, “What if?” adventure in a new, one-hour special: “Wild Kratts Alaska: A Hero’s Journey.” The excitement begins when one of Aviva’s breakthrough inventions falls overboard while creature adventuring in Alaska. The crazy mishap jumpstarts a wild chase fraught with obstacles and amazing creature connections at every bend!
The Alaskan creature fun won’t end in the morning (or afternoon) with “Wild Kratts,” though! Chris Kratt and Martin Kratt will be broadcasting live over three nights as part of the “Wild Alaska Live” series. In it, they’re turning the cameras on a must-see natural spectacle as thousands of the world’s wildest animals gather to take part in Alaska’s amazing summer feast.
Other amazing nature and cultural adventures will also be airing over the summer. Be sure to join us for these fascinating programs, too!
Journey with National Museum of Natural History Director Kirk Johnson to Yellowstone where wolves, grizzlies, beavers and Great Gray owls survive one of the greatest seasonal changes on the planet. As the temperature swings 140˚, cameras capture how these animals cope.
Geoffrey Baer travels to Cuba’s capital city where dancers, musicians, architects and writers invite him into their lives to experience the color, culture and history of a beautiful and seductive city only recently re-opened to Americans.
Renowned National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore — a natural-born storyteller — is on a quest to document Earth’s species at risk of extinction. His 11-year “Photo Ark” project is the focus of this three-part series, which follows Sartore into the field as he captures rare species on camera. From zoos to preserves and beyond, this captivating and visually stunning special reveals why ensuring species’ futures matters to us all.
“Part Two,” Wednesday, July 26, 7 p.m.
“Part Three,” Sunday, July 30, 7 p.m.
Join Emmy-winning wildlife cameraman Colin Stafford-Johnson on an authored journey along Ireland’s rugged Atlantic coast as he provides insights into the wild animals and wild places of the island that he calls home.
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Post photos and videos on your favorite social media platforms with #SummerAdventurePBS!