Waukesha County


Saturday, September 23, 2023
9 am - 4 pm

Admission: $10/car - cash only*
Payments accepted at entrance by Parks staff 
 Sponsored by the Friends of Retzer Nature Center
In cooperation with Waukesha County Parks, Waukesha County Technical College, Waukesha Reads, and more.

Come enjoy this family-friendly autumn celebration event at Retzer Nature Center.


*Cards accepted at The Apple Market, Delafield Brewhaus, Planetarium, and more • ATM on site

Retzer Nature Center

S14 W28167 Madison St
Waukesha, WI 53188

See you in 2024!

Volunteer Sign-Up

Help make Apple Harvest Festival so sweet! Sign up below to enjoy the event for free, volunteer for a while, and have fun all day.

Sign up for volunteer shift(s)

Now seeking Arts & Crafts Fair Exhibitors

The arts and crafts fair has a nature, upcycling, sustainability, and/or eco-friendly theme. Items should be original, non-commercialized work.

Exhibitors must meet two of the following criteria:

1. Theme or subject matter of the artwork or craft item must be nature/wildlife related
2. Materials used must be natural materials (natural dyes, wood, clay, etc.)
3. Artwork or craft utilizes “upcycled” or “repurposed” materials (ex: sweater mittens).

submit Exhibitor Interest Form