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Vol. 3 | No. 4 | Aug/Sept 2010   

 

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Open House & Music Festival at Tall Timbers

Sunday, October 17, 2010
12 Noon - 6:30 PM

Join us at Tall Timbers for a wagon tour through the pine forest, visit historic buildings and enjoy music to benefit an ancient forest.

Fee: $10 per person or $30 per vehicle (advance purchase), $40 per vehicle at the gate; $20 per vehicle for students with valid ID (advance purchase), $30 at the gate.

Open House
Open House activites begin at 12 noon and include: wagon tours of the property, Beadel House and Jones Tenant Family Farm tours, Tall Timbers Research and Land Conservancy exhibits, natural history exhibits, displays by environmental groups and a prescribed burn desmonstration. Also featuring early morning birding with Chris Borg.
 
Open House wagon tour
 
Musical Festival - Music for an Ancient Forest
Enjoy a concert on the lawn of the Beadel House to benefit the Wade Tract Preserve and programs at Tall Timbers. Music begins at 2 PM with performances by: Sail High School Bluegrass Band, Bastards from Carolina, Bothy Gals, Knotty Pines Band, Velma Frye, Tanager and Friends and Eclectic Acoustic.
 
Velma Frye playing at Tall Timbers in 2008
 
Best Table and Best Picnic Contest
Bring a picnic, cooler, lawn chairs and your dancing shoes (or tickle your bare toes in the lawn). The best table and best picnic each win a prize.
 
Music fest visitors picnic on the Beadel House lawn
 
Other Stuff
Vendors will be selling snacks, drinks, hamburgers and hotdogs. Performers will be selling CDs of their music and cool stuff will be raffled.
 
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Visit our web site for details and to purchase advance tickets - www.talltimbers.org.
The mission of Tall Timbers Research Station & Land Conservancy is to foster exemplary land stewardship through research, conservation and education.