National Wildlife Refuge Day Celebration

October 6, 2018
Event - Lighthouse October 6, 2018 - Join us at the Refuge Visitor Center as we celebrate National Wildlife Refuges with a day full of family friendly activities.

Schedule of Events

10:00am - 3:00pm         Family Friendly Activities and Exhibitors*

1:00pm - 2:00pm           Scales & Tales (live animal presentation)

2:15pm                         "Saving the Great Swamp: Battle to Defeat the Jetport"
                                     (short film feature)

Festivities take place at the Herbert H. Bateman Educational and Administrative Center.

*Exhibitors will include Assateague Island National Seashore, NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center, Museum of Chincoteague, Chincoteague Bay Field Station, the Bee Keeper's Guild of the Eastern Shore and Barrier Islands Center.


*Date tentative, subject to change based upon staffing or inclement weather.