AUBURN, Ala (EETV) - Auburn University’s Kreher Preserve and Nature Center will hold its annual fall festival, Fall Family Fun Day, on Saturday, Oct. 5, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Fall Family Fun Day is a great opportunity for people of all ages to experience fun activities including live music, nature hikes, animal encounters and more. Fall themed crafts will be held at the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, and face painting and storytelling will take place at the Opelika Dental Associates tent. Refreshments and lunch will also be available for purchase from on-site food and drink vendor.

“The Kreher Preserve and Nature Center’s annual Fall Family Fun Day is a beloved event in our community and this year will be better than ever. Our partner for this event, the City of Auburn’s Parks and Recreation Department, is helping us bring visitors an awesome day, full of activities and fun for the whole family,” says Michael Buckman, center manager. “Summer is not giving up easily this year, but that’s not stopping us from celebrating the season.”

The event begins at 10 a.m. and ends at 2 p.m. at the center at 2222 N. College St. in Auburn. This event is free but the center’s staff ask that guests consider a $1 donation per person to support the Kreher Preserve and Nature Center’s conservation and education mission.

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