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Racine, WI – River Bend Nature Center will host the springtime tradition of “Sugarin’ Off” Pancake Breakfasts to celebrate the maple sugar harvest.  Sunday breakfasts are scheduled for March 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st. (Every Sunday in March, 9:00am – 1:00pm)

Pancakes with 100% Wisconsin maple syrup, sausage, orange juice, coffee, tea, or milk are on the menu. Tickets can be purchased at the door; $8 for adults / $5 children 10 & under / children under 5 free.  

Following your breakfast, stroll through our sugar bush to observe how we tap sugar maple trees and reduce the sap to syrup in our wood-burning evaporator.

River Bend Nature Center exists to provide environmental education and outdoor recreation for the children, families, and adults of Racine County and surrounding areas.

For more information about River Bend Nature Center and its programs, or to make a financial contribution, please visit, or contact Jeanne Dernehl at 262-639-1515.