When a theme park in Tennessee opened up a new area entitled “Black Bear Village,” they did so to celebrate the large bear population in the area.
However, they didn’t expect the village to attract actual black bears.
“Can someone make this thing leave?” someone is heard saying in the video.
Eventually the bear was directed away safely and no one, including the bear, was harmed.
Black Bear Village and the Smokehouse restaurant that attracted the bear are part of the park’s new $6.5 million expansion that opened last week.
Hopefully, bear surprises don’t become a normal occurrence of Black Bear Village.