Audubon Dragons and Fairies Festival Saturday, June 19

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All kinds of merrymaking activities are part of Audubon Community Nature Center’s Dragons and Fairies Festival on Saturday June 19. One of the fun opportunities might be a magician who can awe you with his sleight of hand.

Saturday, June 19, 2021, is an opportunity to bring your imagination to life with the return of Audubon Community Nature Festival’s Dragons and Fairies Festival.

Between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. you and the children in your life can enjoy a series of guided and self-guided activities all about the magical creatures who call nature their home.

The popular Dragon Egg Hunt, Kids’ Archery Station, and Craft Cove are returning.

New this year are the Challenge Treasure Hunt, Fantasy Obstacle Course, and Fairy Friends Scavenger Hunt.

Sweet treats from Full Moon Rising and other goodies will be available for purchase. More details are in the works.

Admission prices are $8 adults, $6 Nature Center members and children 3–15, and free for 2 and under.

Through Thursday, June 17, you can pre-register at AudubonCNC.org/DragonFairyFest [2]. Walk-ins welcome.

Community Partners for the 2021 Dragons and Fairies Festival are Bush Industries, Inc., [3]Community Foundation of Warren County, Jan Simons Boyle, The Scott Electric Foundation, Univera Healthcare, and Whirley-DrinkWorks!, as well as on-going support from Curt and Susie Westrom, Carnahan-Jackson Foundation, Chautauqua Region Community Foundation, Holmberg Foundation, Hultquist Foundation, Lenna Foundation, and Ralph C. Sheldon Foundation.

Audubon Community Nature Center is located at 1600 Riverside Road, one-quarter mile east of Route 62 between Jamestown, N.Y., and Warren, Pa. While practicing safe social distancing measures, you can enjoy the six miles of trails on the 600-acre nature preserve from dawn to dusk daily.

The Nature Center building includes the Blue Heron Gift Shop, live animals, and the winning photographs from the 2020 Nature Photography Contest. Visitors are welcome Mondays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is by donation.

To learn more about Audubon and its many programs, call (716) 569-2345, visit AudubonCNC.org [4], or find Audubon Community Nature Center on Facebook.

Audubon Community Nature Center builds and nurtures connections between people and nature by providing positive outdoor experiences, opportunities to learn about and understand the natural world, and knowledge to act in environmentally responsible ways.