Howl-o-Ween comes to WNC Nature Center

On Saturday, October 27 the WNC Nature Center will host their annual Howl-O-Ween event from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.  The event features games, crafts, special animal education moments, food vendors and two costume contests.


Attendees are encouraged to come dressed in costume and to take part in one of the two children’s costume contests offered at the event at 12:30 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. Kids can make crafts, get temporary tattoos, have their face painted (additional fees apply), and watch exciting animal programs with furry and feathered animal ambassadors.


Food will be available for purchase from Crazy Mama’s food truck and The Nibble and Sip snack cart. Regular Nature Center admission rates apply; Friends members receive free admission. Additional event information available at and through the WNC Nature Center’s Facebook page.


The Friends of the WNC Nature Center appreciate the support and generosity of this year’s sponsors: Festiva and The Biltmore.


About Friends of the WNC Nature Center

The Friends of the WNC Nature Center’s mission is to support the programs, facilities and the residents of the Western North Carolina Nature Center, which showcases the fauna and flora of the southern Appalachian region. The WNC Nature Center connects people with the animals and plants of the Southern Appalachian Mountain region by inspiring appreciation, nurturing understanding, and advancing conservation of the region’s rich biodiversity. For more information on the Friends of the WNC Nature Center, or to join the Friends and support future projects, visit