The third annual picnic at the Treloar Elevator will be held this Sunday, Oct. 6, from 1 to 4 p.m. in Treloar, about eight miles west of Marthasville on the Katy Trail.

The Marthasville Fire Department will have fire trucks on display. Brats and soda will be available, and music will be provided by the River Rats.

Author Dan Burkhardt will have copies of his new coffee table book, “Missouri River Country,” for sale. All proceeds from the book will go to the Katy Land Trust.

The picnic is being sponsored by the Marthasville Fire Department, The Katy Land Trust and Missouri State Parks. The event will benefit the Marthasville Fire Department.