DEP to host annual forestry festival on Oct. 6 at forest resource education center in Jackson Township, Ocean County

A celebration of forests, fall and the outdoors will highlight the 24th Annual Forestry Festival on Saturday, Oct. 6 at the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection’s Forest Resource Education Center in Jackson Township, Ocean County.

The festival runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine. Admission and parking are free. Parking is available for the festival at 370 E. Veterans Highway, Jackson. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Visitors are encouraged to wear sturdy hiking shoes and insect repellant.

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