The forty second annual Autumn Festival at Minna Anthony Nature Center on Wellesley Island is set to return on Saturday with numerous actions deliberate for individuals of all ages.
Starting at 10:15 a.m., and going till midday, the Fort Drum tenth Mountain Division Band will likely be enjoying reside. The Trail Blazer Award, which is given out to an energetic volunteer, will likely be awarded at 11:30 a.m.
Paul DuMond may also be enjoying acoustic music from 11 a.m. till 2 p.m.
Some of the points of interest embrace a petting zoo, pony rides, pumpkin choosing, a scarecrow constructing contest of which the winner will obtain $50, a craft honest, a raffle and extra.
Some of the distributors that can participate embrace Big M barbecue, Caribbean meals, and Tug Hill Artisan Roasters.
Proof of a damaging COVID check or COVID vaccine will not be required. Those who’re unvaccinated are requested to put on a masks.
“COVID friendly as best as possible,” Environmental educator Kimbrie M. Cullen mentioned.
Cullen mentioned that it was crucial for them to have the Autumn Festival this yr as a result of the funds for the pageant go towards their nonprofit group, Friends of the Nature Center.
Children below 12 can attend for $1 or without spending a dime with a nonperishable meals merchandise to be donated. Adults can attend for $3, and seniors and navy members can attend for $2. The occasion will likely be money solely.