HerpFest 2022!

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It is time once again to celebrate and appreciate our slimy, scaly friends! HerpFest 2022 will be at the Longleaf Event Center with fun for the entire family. Enjoy family-friendly crafts and interactives including reptile and amphibian-themed presentations and live animals. Joining us this year are Alabama Herpetological Society, Jacksonville State University, Cheaha State Park, Cook Museum, and the Anniston Museum of Natural History, just to name a few! During the event, enjoy a delicious lunch or snack from Izzie’s Treats and Kristi’s Classics, or get your caffeine fix at Called Coffee. This event offers guests of all ages the opportunity to learn more about our slimy and scaly friends! 

While you are here, enjoy all that the Anniston Museums and Gardens has to offer! The Anniston Museum of Natural History and the Berman Museum will be joining in on the fun with herp-related scavenger hunts and artifact displays. 

HerpFest is $5 per person. AM&G members receive a $2 discount. Purchase tickets online at www.ExploreAMAG.org or at the door. 

HerpFest 2021

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It’s time to celebrate and appreciate our slimy, scaly friends! HerpFest returns on Saturday, June 5th, 2021 from 10:00am-3:00pm. This year we are changing locations and will be at the Longleaf Botanical Gardens in order to have plenty of room to social distance while enjoying family-friendly crafts and interactives including a dinosaur dig, reptile and amphibian themed presentations, and live animals. Live animals will be on display courtesy of the Alabama Herpetological Society, Jacksonville State University, Cheaha State Park, Cook Museum, the Urban Turtle Project, and Anniston Museum of Natural History. During HerpFest, enjoy a delicious lunch or snack from Izzie’s Treats in the Sensory Garden.