The Apalachicola Reserve will be hosting their annual Estuaries Day Celebration on Friday, Sept. 27 from 1:30-6:00 p.m. at the Nature Center located at 108 Island Drive in Eastpoint. As always, the event is free to the public. Children that attend must be accompanied by an adult.
Visitors must enter from 108 Island Drive in Eastpoint. Millender Street will be closed. The Nature Center will remain closed the morning of Estuaries Day. Although the gate to the parking lot will open at 1 p.m., visitors will not be admitted to the event until 1:30 p.m.
The first 600 visitors, over 3 years of age, will receive a free t-shirt.
This event will feature over a dozen fun games and learning activities including touch tanks, beekeeping demonstrations, science on the shoreline activities and more.
For the first time, Friends of the Reserve is partnering with the Franklin County School Culinary Program to sell food at the event.
All activities wrap up in time for the door prize drawing from 5:30-6:00 p.m. This years’ drawing includes over 40 items from local businesses and individuals. The grand prize is a two-night stay at The Villas on St. George Island.