In preparation for the 42nd Annual Woolly Worm Festival is coming up on October 19th-20th, there will be a Woolly Worm Round Up, where you can receive money for bringing in Woolly Worms.

For each worm you bring in, you get $1.00, up to 25 worms per person.

The round up will be on Friday, October 18th at 8am at the New Banner Elk Elementary School, 155 Orchard Lane in Banner Elk.