Shenandoah Caverns, Virginia: Giant Cootie

A giant, colorful Cootie -- from the kids' game of the same name -- sits in a field next to a road.
Address:
397 Caverns Rd, Shenandoah Caverns, VA
Directions:
I-81 exit 269. Turn west and follow the signs to Shenandoah Caverns. The giant Cootie is on the right, in the field between American Celebration on Parade and the Caverns.
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Frog and bug.

Giant Frog with Pitchfork

A giant frog holding a pitchfork now sits behind the Giant Cootie on a grassy slope between Shenandoah Caverns and American Celebration on Parade.

[Michael J Oleskie, 04/29/2020]

Cootie.

Giant Cootie

A giant cootie stands on the grass near Shenandoah Caverns.

[Sarah Rogers, 11/20/2016]

The Cootie is part of the Caverns' companion attraction, American Celebration on Parade. It's a vintage float from Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. The celebrity who rode it was kid actor Mason Reese, star of several hard-to-forget 1970s commercials.


Nearby Offbeat Places

American Celebration On ParadeAmerican Celebration On Parade, Shenandoah Caverns, VA - < 1 mi.
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Route 11 Potato Chip FactoryRoute 11 Potato Chip Factory, Mount Jackson, VA - < 1 mi.
In the region:
Turkey Statue Marks the Turkey Capital #2, Mount Crawford, VA - 31 mi.

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