In addition to ongoing activities and nature programs, Marshy Point hosts some special seasonal events:

Adult and child using plastic poles to catch pretend fish in tubSpring Festival
Usually held on the third Saturday of April

The Spring Festival (coming up soon, on April 20th this year) celebrates the change of season and the return of warm weather. Admission and parking are free, with family-friendly activities for all ages. Activities include live music, animal talks, crafts, canoe rides, wood carvers and more.

Summer Solstice Faerie Festival
June 22 and 23, 2019

Marshy Point is excited to announce our first Summer Solstice Faerie Festival in partnership with Spoutwood Farm! After 27 years in Glen Rock, Pennsylvania, the Faerie Festival has landed at a new home. Come celebrate the season and the magic of nature!

Nature Center Members-Only Picnic
Held on the third Tuesday of June

The picnic thanks Nature Center Members for their support. (Become a member today and join the fun!) The evening activity includes a fried fish supper with live music and raffles.

Fall Festival
Held on the first Saturday of Fall

Kids walking along ropes course on forest trailThe Fall Festival showcases the harvest season with autumn activities and family fun. Activities include animal shows, apple cider pressing, honey extraction, crafts, Native American games and archery, canoe tours, and the Marsh Mucker Obstacle Course for kids. Parking and admission are free.

Holiday Party
Held on the first Saturday of December

All are welcome to celebrate the season at this fun-filled family event. Activities include wreath making, carols and songs, popcorn-stringing, and live music. Refreshments are provided but all are encouraged to bring a dessert to share.