Annual Fall Festival at Reinstein Woods
Join us at the 15th Annual Fall Festival!
Saturday, September 19, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Soar into fall at this spectacular festival, this year featuring a recycling theme! A donation to Friends of Reinstein Nature Preserve is gratefully requested at the door to cover festival expenses.
15th Annual Fall Festival List of Events and Exhibitors
2015 All Day Events
- Interactive exhibits from local nature, environmental and historical organizations
- Compete in the Recycling Obstacle Course
- Test your skills at the Recycling Matching Game
- Explore the amazing World of the Pond
- Go on a scavenger hunt and win a prize
- Make recycling-related crafts
- Become a Spill Responder!
- Kids: try "snow"shoeing in a winter wildlife exhibit
- Kids can try fly "fishing" too!
- Live animals
- Food for sale
- Face painting, costumed characters, door prizes, and more!
Scoop for critters in Lily Pond!
2015 Special Events
Musical Performances by Mama Earth
Don't miss this interactive musical show! 11:30 AM and 1:00 PM
Buffalo Zoo Live Animals from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Get the Buzz on Bees 1:30 PM
Join beekeeper Gerri Hens in discovering the wonders of bees at Reinstein Woods' observational hive.
Enjoy interactive exhibits from nature and environmental organizations!
- Buffalo Zoo
- Cheektowaga Police Crime Resistance Unit (10 AM - 2 PM)
- Cheektowaga Historical Association
- Cheektowaga Youth & Recreation
- Cornell Cooperative Extension
- Cornell Cooperative Extension--Master Gardeners
- DEC Bureau of Spills Management
- DEC Division of Lands and Forests
- DEC Division of Fish, Wildlife and Marine Resources
- Earth Spirit Educational Services
- Emerald Shiner Project
- Erie Co. Department of Environment and Planning
- Erie County Soil & Water Conservation District
- Federation of Fly Fishers- Lake Erie Chapter
- Friends of Reinstein Woods
- New York State Department of Public Service
- Niagara Frontier Koi & Pond Club
- U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
- WNY Herpetological Society