Saturday, April 1, 2023
Time: Noon - 5 p.m.
Location: MDWFP's Mississippi Museum of Natural Science
For more information please contact the Visitor Information Specialist at 601-576-6000 or by email at email@example.com
NatureFEST 2023 is a festival, a nature outing, and a fascinating museum trip all wrapped into one exciting day!
From live animal encounters to fish feedings by divers in our giant aquariums, NatureFEST! offers something for everyone including new activities and some iconic favorites.
Families and young budding scientists won't want to miss live demonstrations of Mississippi reptiles, citizen scientist explorations, and behind-the-scenes tours with our scientists.
This event is included with museum admission or MMNS Foundation Membership.
Check back here for additional info, the event map, and the activities schedule.
NOTE: Vendors and activities subject to change.
PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES INCLUDE:
- The Hattiesburg Zoo
- Freedom Ranch Outreach Education
- Foam Party
- Inflatable Obstacle Course
- Guided Nature Hikes
- Behind the Scenes Tours in Research and Aquariums
- Visits with Conservation Educators
- MDWFP Fisheries
Visit Blue, our resident Utahraptor! Check the NatureFEST schedule when you arrive to see Blue's appearance times.
FOOD TRUCKS (not included with admission)
- Squeeze the Lime
- Inez’ Heavenly Treats
- Spotter's Snack Shack Concession Stand
PHOTOS FROM PAST "NATUREFEST!" EVENTS: