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19 Festival(s) Found

Huron Fringe Birding Festival

26 May 2017 — 04 Jun 2017

MacGregor Point Provincial Park is located at the base of Ontario's Bruce Peninsula, a natural migration corridor. The Bruce is known for diverse and unique botany, landforms and shoreline habitats and provides an ideal backdrop for our birding festival. Guided hikes, tours, workshops & evening presentations are designed for both novice and experienced birders. Local experts are your guides.

Location
Port Elgin, ON, Canada

Organization Information
Organization Name: Friends of MacGregor Point
Contact Person: Matt Cunliffe
Phone Number: 5193538618
Website: http://www.huronfringebirdingfestival.ca


Down East Spring Birding Festival

26 May 2017 — 29 May 2017

Come birding "Way Down East" over Memorial Day Weekend in Maine's beautiful Cobscook Bay Area. Our great variety of habitats, from forest to marsh to ocean, are home to a great diversity of species. Bird in Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge, Roosevelt Campobello International Park, Quoddy Head State Park & more. Guided hikes and boat tours, including Machias Seal Island to see Atlantic Puffins.

Location
Trescott, ME, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Cobscook Community Learning Center
Contact Person: Avery Danforth
Phone Number: 207-733-2233
Website: http://www.cclc.me


Acadia Birding Festival

01 Jun 2017 — 04 Jun 2017

Experience the birding wonders of Maine, from boreal to ocean – warblers, puffins, and more. We offer field trips, pelagic trips, paddling trips, talks, social events, and evening presentations. Join celebrity birders and experienced guides on these adventures around Acadia National Park and beyond. Don’t miss our PELAGIC SEABIRD TRIP, Sat June 3. Please pre-register online.

Location
Bar Harbor, ME, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Acadia Birding Festival
Contact Person: Becky Marvil
Phone Number: 207-233-3694
Website: http://www.acadiabirdingfestival.com


Yakutat Tern Festival

01 Jun 2017 — 04 Jun 2017

The Yakutat Tern Festival is a celebration of the natural and cultural resources of Yakutat, AK. The festival is family friendly with activities including field trips, seminars, kid’s activities, evening banquets, a 10K race, music, and art. This year's keynote speaker is Dr. Julia K. Parrish, Professor of Ocean Fishery Sciences at the University of Washington, and Executive Director of COASST.

Location
Yakutat, AK,

Organization Information
Organization Name: U.S. Forest Service
Contact Person: Susan Oehlers
Phone Number: (907) 784-3359
Website: http://www.yakutatternfestival.org


Dean Hale Woodpecker Festival

01 Jun 2017 — 04 Jun 2017

This is a field intensive festival with an emphasis on finding all 11 species of woodpeckers found within 20 miles of Sisters, Oregon. There is a no host dinner on Saturday night with information about the day's events and some entertainment. Close to 200 species seen the last two years. White-headed WP, Black-backed WP, 3 sapsuckers, owl prowl, and many passerines. Come join us.

Location
Sisters, OR, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: East Cascades Audubon Society
Contact Person: Sherrie Pierce
Phone Number: 541-480-1571
Website: http://www.ecaudubon.org/dean-hale-woodpecker-festival


Kirtland's Warbler Festival

03 Jun 2017

A celebration of the Kirtland's Warbler, its habitat, and the communities located in the jack pine ecosystem - Kirtland's Country. There will tours to the Kirtland's Warbler breeding grounds, a bog tour, kids activities, presentations, vendors, and more.

Location
Roscommon, MI,

Organization Information
Organization Name: Huron Pines
Contact Person: Abigale Ertel
Phone Number: 989-448-2293


Taking Flight: Birding in the Catskills

09 Jun 2017 — 11 Jun 2017

A weekend of workshops, presentations, and birding in the heart of the Catskill Mountains, with excellent Keynotes on both Fri. and Sat. nights. Frost Valley YMCA Camp hosts this year's event, with rustic mountain lodging and hearty meals. Bird walks and owl prowls with regional experts. Just minutes from the Slide Mtn. trailhead, we will offer an early morning hike to find BITH.

Location
Claryville, NY, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: The Catskill Center
Contact Person: Michael Drillinger
Phone Number: 845-586-2611
Website: http://catskillcenter.org/


Cerulean Warbler Weekend

10 Jun 2017 — 11 Jun 2017

The Cerulean Warbler is the fastest declining songbird in North America. Barry County is Michigan's top spot to observe this rare bird, among others including the Henslow's and Grasshopper Sparrows, Red-headed and Pileated Woodpecker and more. Cerulean Warbler Weekend will feature guided birding walks throughout Southwest Michigan’s best hotspots and programs and talks by local wildlife experts

Location
Hastings, MI, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Michigan Audubon
Contact Person: Lindsay Cain
Phone Number: 517-580-7364
Website: http://www.michiganaudubon.org


Camrose Purple Martin Festival

17 Jun 2017

To be held on June 17, 2017 (9:30 am to 3 pm) at the Stoney Creek Centre (5320 - 40 Ave., Camrose). We offer activities for Purple Martin management, tour of martin nest boxes, keynote speakers, and activities for kids.

Location
Camrose, AB, Canada

Organization Information
Organization Name: Camrose Wildlife Stewardship Society
Contact Person: Glen Hvenegaard
Phone Number: 7806791574
Website: http://tourismcamrose.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Purple-Martin-Canada-150.jpg


Grebe Festival

18 Aug 2017 — 20 Aug 2017

Lake Almanor is the place to be the August 18-20 as we celebrate the “dancing” grebes at the Grebe Festival in Chester, CA. View colonies of grebes nesting on the lake, witness their incredible “rushing” displays, and watch hatchlings climb aboard their parents’ backs by boat or on shore. Explore the area's biodiversity and culture in the Almanor basin and Lassen National Forest.

Location
Chester, CA, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Plumas Audubon Society
Contact Person: Sophie Kissin
Phone Number: 530-283-9307
Website: http://www.plumasaudubon.org/grebe-festival


Davis Mountains Hummingbird Celebration

24 Aug 2017 — 27 Aug 2017

In the heart of the Texas’ Chihuahuan Desert Sky Islands, Fort Davis at its elevation of 5,050 feet is known as the Hummingbird Capital of Texas! The celebration will feature hummingbird viewing field trips, banding demonstrations and programs led by birding experts. Four filled days. Register at www.fortdavis.com beginning May 1.

Location
Fort Davis, TX, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Fort Davis Chamber of Commerce
Contact Person: Melissa Henderson
Phone Number: 432-426-3015
Website: http://www.fortdavis.com


Yampa Valley Crane Festival

31 Aug 2017 — 03 Sep 2017

Come visit Steamboat Springs, CO and the beautiful Yampa Valley for the 6th Yampa Valley Crane Festival. Witness hundreds of Greater Sandhill Cranes dancing and feeding in the fields. Enjoy 4 fun-filled days featuring guided crane viewings, bird walks, expert speakers, live raptors, family activities and more. Keynote speaker is George Archibald, co-founder of the International Crane Foundation.

Location
Steamboat Springs & Hayden, CO, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Colorado Crane Conservation Coalition
Contact Person: Nancy Merrill
Phone Number: 977-276-1933
Website: http://www.coloradocranes.org


Puget Sound Bird Fest

15 Sep 2017 — 17 Sep 2017

Description
This acclaimed three-day event includes speakers, guided walks, land and water-based field trips, exhibits, and educational activities for children and adults. Plan to spend the weekend in Edmonds, birding and meeting other birders, naturalists, photographers, and people engaged in fascinating bird research projects.

Location
Edmonds, WA,

Organization Information
Organization Name: City of Edmonds
Contact Person: Jennifer Leach
Phone Number: 425-771-0227
Website: http://www.pugetsoundbirdfest.org


Birding Festival of the Keys

21 Sep 2017 — 25 Sep 2017

Florida Keys during Hawk and Fall Migration provides top birding. Featuring boat trips: pelagics to Dry Tortugas, Marathon Hump; sunset tours to Boot Key-Hawk roost, and kayak- seabirds. Van trips, Keys Specialties Workshops and hikes, evening programs, bird hikes to state parks and Florida Hawk Watch. Mag. Frigatebird, Black-whiskered Vireo, Reddish Egret, Brown Booby, shorebirds, warblers, more

Location
Marathon, FL, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Birding Adventures
Contact Person: Paddy Cunningham
Phone Number: 7542011141
Website: http://www.birdingfestivalofthekeys.com


Florida Birding and Nature Festival

13 Oct 2017 — 15 Oct 2017

Focused on birds and conservation, will feature birding, insect and herp field trips, workshops on identification and conservation, nature photography, and Expo. Buddy Powell, noted manatee expert will keynote one night. Expected birds include roseate spoonbills, wood storks, limpkins, anhingas, Am oystercatchers, skimmers, Am bitterns, reddish egrets, purple gallinules, fall warblers, vireos.

Location
Tampa (Ruskin), FL,

Organization Information
Organization Name: Tampa Audubon Society
Contact Person: Mary Keith
Phone Number: 813-767-5863
Website: http://fbnfestival.org


Sandhill Crane and Art Festival

14 Oct 2017 — 15 Oct 2017

The Sandhill Crane and Art Festival or CraneFest features family-friendly activities such as guided nature hikes, live animal displays, kids activities, and fine art vendors. In the evening, watch thousands of Sandhill Cranes "fly-in" to Big Marsh Lake at Michigan Audubon's Baker Sanctuary.

Location
Bellevue, MI, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Michigan Audubon
Contact Person: Lindsay Cain
Phone Number: 517-580-7364
Website: http://www.michiganaudubon.org


Azores Birdwatching Arts Festival

08 Nov 2017 — 12 Nov 2017

In the middle of the Atlantic Ocean a sanctuary of birds from sea to land; Azores islands are a paradise for nature lovers and now there is the festival week dedicated to birders and cutural avids looking for something different to incite them to visit these islands of Portugal. Festival main events are in Pico island and run in English and Portuguese.

Location
Lajes do Pico, Portugal

Organization Information
Organization Name: MiratecArts
Contact Person: Terry Costa
Phone Number: (+351)963639996
Website: http://www.azoresbirdwatching.com


Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival

08 Nov 2017 — 12 Nov 2017

Add the specialty birds of the Rio Grande Valley to your life list! And if you have never been down here, be prepared to be blown away!! First-timers add 30-50 birds to their list. Field trips with professional guides, workshops, seminars, great socials, big trade show, and silent auction are some of the components. Enjoy a little Tex-Mex while you are here! We are Texas friendly.

Location
Harlingen, TX, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival
Contact Person: Tamie Bulow
Phone Number: 9564235565
Website: http://www.rgvbf.org


Everglades Birding Festival

11 Jan 2018 — 15 Jan 2018

Explore the Everglades ecosystem while searching for 150 plus species such as Snail Kite, Painted Bunting, Limpkin, Short-tailed Hawk, Red-whiskered Bulbul,and more. Full day field trips to E.N.P.,Corkscrew, Keys, STA 5, and South Florida Hotspots with lunch.
A focus on gaining advanced birding skills with mini-workshops, small groups and expert guides. Keynotes, Dinners and Evening Programs

Location
Ft. Lauderdale, FL, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Birding Adventures
Contact Person: Paddy Cunningham
Phone Number: 754-201-1141
Website: http://www.evergladesbirdingfestival.cm


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