Nahant Marsh will present its annual Autumn Festival from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 6 at Nahant Marsh Education Center.

Activities at the free event include seed harvesting, trail tours, pioneer crafts and apple cider demonstrations. Chili, hot dogs, baked goods and drinks will be available for sale, with proceeds going to the Friends of Nahant Marsh.

Those interested in participating are encouraged to register ahead of time by emailing or calling 563-323-5196. For more information, visit

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