September 29 2018 11:00:00 GMT-0500 to the fest

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Questions about the event or how you can get involved with Riveredge Nature Center? Give us a shout from the form below.

About Riveredge Nature Center

We're more than sturgeon! With ten miles of beautiful trails for hiking and exploring, hands-on classes and programs for all ages, and special events and community celebrations all-year round, there's always something to do at Riveredge. Only a quick 30 minute drive from Milwaukee- wild Wisconsin is right in your backyard!

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Become a Riveredge Member

When you become a Riveredge member, you're joining a family that offers adventure, relaxation and community all year long, AND you're helping us build a movement to bring the great outdoors to families, schools, and neighborhoods. Benefits of membership include:

Year-round access

Enjoy our 379 acres of wild Wisconsin and ten miles of trails for FREE everyday, dawn to dusk. Adventure awaits!

Free programs

Trail pass level members participate in our group guided hikes & Silent Sports group programs for free. All-access members get free access to almost ALL programs and festivals!


Save on special programs, events, & summer camps as well as nature store purchases & rentals.

Exclusive events and programs

Enjoy exclusive events and programs just for members: seasonal dinners like Yule Log & Maple Syrup Suppers, youth and adult tree climbing clubs, and more!

Day passes to share

Share guest day passes with friends for a perfect group outing

Restore your land

Enjoy access to Riveredge Wildscaping Services and our highly experienced land management staff

Admission to over 140 nature centers

Enjoy reciprocal membership benefits to nature centers throughout the country through the Association of Nature Center Administrators

Hand release a sturgeon

Support the sturgeon and hand release one of these amazing relics of the dinosaur age at this year's event.

Sponsor a Sturgeon