Harvest Festival & Hayrides

Come out to Wesselman Woods Nature Preserve, located at 551 N. Boeke Rd, Evansville, on Saturday, October 3rd from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for horse-drawn hayrides, guided night hikes, raptor show, children’s crafts, animal programs, and much more!!! This scare-free, family-friendly event is a great way to experience the changing seasons!

Admission is $5 per person (ages 2 and under are free). Concessions will be available for purchase. Free event parking will be available in the former Roberts Stadium parking lot adjacent to the nature preserve. All proceeds from the event will go towards supporting the nature-based educational programs provided by Wesselman Nature Society throughout the year.

For more information and to purchase tickets, call (812) 479-0771 or visit Wesselman Woods Nature Preserve.

Access to the back loop of the park will be closed to all vehicles starting at 5 p.m. on Friday, October 9th. Access to the recycling center will remain open until 12 p.m. on Saturday, October 10th and then will close for the duration of event.