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DUNKIRK – The Great Lakes Experience Festival will be held 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday in Dunkirk Memorial Park.

A butterfly tent, a birds of prey demonstration, a primate sanctuary and several programs about the species native to Lake Erie are all part of this free event. There will also be children’s activities including games and face painting and several displays of tourist events in the area.

Explanations about the new bicycle path areas in Dunkirk and the opportunities for group bike activities will be available.

Memorial Park is along the Dunkirk Harbor area on Route 5. Parking areas are located near the city pier and on Route 5.