For information about the Walnut Festival, go to thewalnutfestival.org.
A number of Heather Farm Park amenities will be closed or have limited access due to the Walnut Festival. Details are below:
Dog Park will be CLOSED Wednesday, September 20 through Friday, September 22 for maintenance.
Dog Park limited access or PAY TO PARK access during Walnut Festival hours:
Thursday, September 21 starting at 3:00pm.
Friday, September 22, starting at 3:00pm.
Saturday, September 23 starting at 8:00a.m. through the duration of the festival hours.
Sunday, September 24 starting at 8:00am through the duration of the festival hours.
All Abilities Play Ground Limited Access during Walnut Festival
Fencing surrounding the lower meadow, All Abilities Playground and the playground/swim center parking lot will begin installation Monday, September 18. The playground will have limited access points starting Monday, September 18 – Wednesday, September 20, at noon. Wednesday, September 20 at noon through Sunday, September 24 the playground will only be accessible during festival hours and the festival entrance fee will apply to access the All Abilities Playground.
There will be limited access or "PAY TO PARK" access only during Walnut Festival hours: beginning at 3 p.m. Friday, September 22; and starting at 8 a.m. Saturday, September 23 and Sunday, Sept. 24.
Heather Farm Pond fishing
Heather Farm Pond will be closed to all fishing Monday, September 18 – Sunday, September 24 due to the Walnut Festival Annual Children’s Fish-In Adventure event.