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Fall Fest at Hirundo

September 21 - September 22

Join Hirundo to 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.

Fall Fest Weekend Schedule

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)
Guided walk: 10 a.m.
Live Owl Visit: 11 a.m. Brought to you by Osborne Media 
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 of Maine students. We welcome all who are young at heart to celebrate nature in nature with us.

 

​Our Vendors

Clay Flower Studios (clayflowerstudios.com)
Rusted Pulchritude (rustedpulchritude.com )
JC Turnings (jcturnings.com )
Crafts by Cris (Craftsbycris.com)
Barnacle Studios (katesavidge.com)
Cassandra’s Medicinals (@Cassandrasmedicinals)
Chimes & Time
Travis BK Art (travisbkart.com )
Cold Stream Keepsakes (@ColdStreamKeepsakes)
Get Sticky Popsicles (www.getstickymaine)

Details

Start:
September 21
End:
September 22
Event Category:

Venue

Hirundo Wildlife Refuge
1107 West Old Town Road
Old Town, ME 04468 United States
Phone:
207.394.2171

Organizer

Hirundo Wildlife Refuge
Phone:
207.394.2171
Email:
programs@hirundomaine.org
Website:
https://www.hirundomaine.org/