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Fall Fest at Hirundo to include archery, fungi foraging and full day activities

Event organizer: Hirundo Wildlife
Event Date & Time: September 21, 2019 10:00 am until September 21, 2019 8:00 pm
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Aislinn Sarnacki | BDN
Aislinn Sarnacki | BDN
OLD TOWN, Maine -- The colorful fall foliage is entirely stripped from the forest lining Pushaw Stream on Oct. 19, 2017, in Hirundo Wildlife Refuge in Old Town.

OLD TOWN — Hirundo Wildlife Refuge will hold its Fall Fest weekend Sept. 21-22 at 1107 West Old Town Road. Celebrate the fall with a weekend of paddling, shopping nature made and inspired art, exploring the refuge on foot or in canoe, visiting with live Owls up close, sipping and munching on delicious food, refining your archery skills, fungi foraging, and much more!


Saturday, Sept. 21:

Leaf Peeping Paddle: 9-11 a.m. – Reserve Your Tickets

NATURE MADE MARKET: 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. (FREE): Arts and Crafts booths; Food and Beverage; Silent Auction; Bee Whisperer.

Kids in Nature Activities (All Day- FREE): Live Owl Visit: 11 a.m. Brought to you by Osborne Media; Guided walk: 10 a.m.; Touch tables STEM program (with Maine Science Festival); Archery; Canoeing and Kayaking on Lac D’Or; and more

Sunset Paddle: 5-7 p.m. – Reserve Your Tickets

Sunday, Sept. 22:

Leaf Peeping Paddle: 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. – Reserve Your Tickets

Fungi Foraging Workshop: 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. – Reserve Your Tickets

Fall Fest is family friendly and great for all ages including itty-bitty nature-loving kiddos and University  students. We welcome all who are young at heart to celebrate nature in nature with us!