In light of the changing public health situation, we are instituting the following policies to keep everyone safe:

  • All event activities will be held outdoors. Everyone is requested to wear a mask outdoors when social distancing is not possible.
  • To maintain space for social distancing, we will be limiting attendance and reserving time slots for Cider Sunday.
  • All visitors over the age of 3 are required to wear a mask while inside the visitor center.

Cider Sunday

Wehr Nature Center’s Apple Festival!!!

Sunday October 3th @ 11:30 am-4:30 pm*

Session A (11:30am - 2pm) - Bluegrass Allstars Band

Session B (2pm - 4:30pm) - Sweet Sheiks Band

*you will need to select either Session A or B when you signup for tickets

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Don’t miss this autumn festival full of fun for the whole family!  Cider Sunday is loaded with apples, activities, food and entertainment for all ages.  This year’s "fun"draising event helps support many improvements including, construction of disabled accessible boardwalks, trail upgrades and children adult nature education programs at Wehr Nature Center.

Cost $5 per person; under 2 and Friends of Wehr members are free

Parking $4; free for Friends of Wehr

Friends of Wehr (FOW) Members can reserve their free tickets for their member household. The General Public can also purchase their tickets and event parking by clicking the button below. 


Ready to Become a FOW Member?

Non-Members will purchase their tickets and pay the parking fee. To get free admission and parking join the Friends of Wehr BEFORE you purchase your tickets. Become a Member and your tickets are FREE!

Highlights include:

Enjoy fresh cider as you watch our old-fashioned hand crank apple press!

Sample apple butter made fresh over an open fire while you watch!

Taste over 8 different varieties of apples.  Which is your favorite?

Create awesome fall children’s crafts and let the kids play in the nature-oriented play space! (not the blue plastic kind)

Pose with the photo op for a souvenir to remember the day by!

Grab some lunch and don’t forget the scrumptious apple desserts which have made Cider Sunday famous!

Purchase locally grown apples from Patterson’s Orchard in Greenfield!

Tap your toes to the lively music of the Bluegrass All Stars and the Sweet Sheiks!

Check out the fantastic raffle baskets.

Learn the Johnny Appleseed story from our children’s storyteller!

Join your child on the Seed Hunt and Storybook trail!

Knock those pins down on our Pumpkin Bowling alley!


You are going to love this fun, fall festival!  Join us!


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