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41st Annual Autumn Festival


The Annual Autumn Festival is a fun family event offering activities for all ages to enjoy. The craft show and sale highlights many local artisans featuring handcrafted items, like homemade jewelry, paintings by local artists, wooden items, alpaca products, bark baskets, and more. Local farm goods, cheese curd, local maple and honey products are for sale. Musical entertainment is provided by the Fort Drum Band and other musicians throughout the day. Birds of Prey and dog sled demonstrations provide opportunities to see these animals up close. There are alpacas to visit, children's games, face painting, pumpkin painting, and opportunities to learn about local non-profit agencies who have hand-on activities that pertain to their agency. There are apple cider press demonstrations with Burrville cider and cider donuts. The Scarecrow Gallery has all the materials to create your own scarecrow with monetary prizes for the most creative. Delicious food is available from 2 food vendors throughout the day. There are wagon rides available from the Festival grounds to the newly renovated Nature Center. Come and enjoy the beauties of fall on Wellesley Island. 

Wellesley Island State Park
  • 44927 Cross Island Rd
  • Fineview, NY 13640