A recent study by AAA shows there should be more travelers for the upcoming Memorial Day weekend. The number of people traveling this Memorial Day is expected to be up 1.2 percent from last year on those wanting to travel 50 miles or more. AAA spokeswoman, Jessica Brady says there are many factors that go into the rise in holiday weekend travel, not just lower gas prices.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/Brady 2FPMemorialWeekend2012.mp3]
Due to the pandemic, the 2020 Bat Fest is a weeklong mix of virtual activities culminating Saturday in a socially distanced in-person event and 0.5K race.