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27 Festival(s) Found

Toh Bird Festival

28 Mar 2014 — 23 Nov 2014

Birdwatching tours, conferences, workshops, photography and drawing contest, activities for kids, and the bird-a-thon xoc ch' ich!(November 21th to 23th, 2014). The outward objective of the xoc ch’ich’ is to form into teams and find the highest number of bird species in a limited time period, traveling around different routes in Yucatan.

Location
Yucatán, Mexico

Organization Information
Organization Name: Pronatura Península de Yucatán A.C.
Contact Person: LARN. Marigel Campos
Phone Number: 529999884436
Website: http://www.festivalavesyucatan.com


Southwest Wings

30 Jul 2014 — 02 Aug 2014

22nd Annual Birding and Nature Festival! In addition to the Welcome Reception and Keynote Speaker Dinners, enjoy any of 43 field trips, including 5 overnight trips and quality time with nationally known bird guides. Day trips offer a wide range of birding and natural history exploration. Special trips include an evening pontoon trip on Lake Patagonia and a visit to the Audubon Ranch near Sonita.

Location
Sierra Vista, AZ, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Southwest Wings
Contact Person: Gordon Lewis
Phone Number: 520-803-7412
Website: http://www.swwings.org/events.html


Sedona Hummingbird Festival

01 Aug 2014 — 03 Aug 2014

There is no more beautiful place in America to see hummingbirds than Sedona, Arizona! At this festival you'll find three days of presentations by world hummingbird experts, witness the thousands of hummers at selected "hot spots", tour personal hummingbird gardens, see banding demonstrations, and dine with the hummers at Sunrise Breakfasts. Now in its 3rd year!

Location
Sedona, AZ, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: The International Hummingbird Society
Contact Person: Ross Hawkins
Phone Number: (800) 529-3699
Website: http://www.SedonaHummingbirdFestival.com


Tucson Audubon's Bird and Wildlife Festival

15 Aug 2014 — 17 Aug 2014

We invite you to explore and enjoy the beautiful and fascinating Sonoran Desert and Sky Islands. We hope you will join the fun at the annual Tucson Bird & Wildlife Festival and get to know our friendly local birding and conservation community and the dazzling array of watchable wildlife experiences accessible from Tucson! For further information, please visit www.tucsonaudubon.org

Location
Tucson, AZ, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Tucson Audubon Society
Contact Person: Tucson Audubon
Phone Number: 520-209-1809


Henderson Hummingbird Hurrah

16 Aug 2014

A FREE one-day event held in August when ruby-throated hummingbirds can be seen in large numbers. The festival promotes the understanding, appreciation, and enjoyment of these amazing little birds. The Hurrah includes: banding demonstrations, a garden tour, speakers, book signing sessions, children’s activities, and a Hummingbird Mall.

Location
Henderson, MN, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Henderson Feathers
Contact Person: Marion
Phone Number: 612-229-5212
Website: http://hendersonhummingbirdhurrah.com/


Mississippi River Nature Weekend

22 Aug 2014 — 24 Aug 2014

An exciting family festival for the outdoor adventurist, both young and seasoned. The festival is highlighted by nature's Wading Bird Migration in the Mississippi Flyway. Guided birding tours, open air bus tours, nature trails, boating, music, food, and more.

Location
Vicksburg, MS, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Tara Wildlife
Contact Person: Gilbert Rose
Phone Number: 601-279-4261
Website: http://www.tarawildlife.com/annual-events/ms-river-nature-weekend/


Wonder of Hummingbirds

23 Aug 2014

On August 23th, at the fourth annual Wonder of Hummingbirds Festival, Knoxville TN residents and visitors will have the opportunity to see Ruby-throated hummingbirds up-close at the banding table with Mark Armstrong, a certified Master Bander of both hummingbirds and songbird species. Speakers, bird, butterfly and nature walks, arts and crafts and lots of kids activities will make everyone happy.

Location
Knoxville, TN, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Knoxville Chapter TN Ornithological Society
Contact Person: Billie Cantwell
Phone Number: 8655674273


CFO Annual Convention

28 Aug 2014 — 31 Aug 2014

The Colorado Field Ornithologists Annual Birding Convention is the birding event of the year for Colorado birders. This year join us on the eastern plains in the fall for a Welcome Picnic, field trips, presentations of research papers, workshops, exhibitors, and an evening banquet with our special guest speaker, Jon L. Dunn.

Location
Sterling, CO, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Colorado Field Ornithologists
Contact Person: Tom Wilberding
Phone Number: 303-709-2776
Website: http://cfobirds.org/


Puget Sound Bird Fest

05 Sep 2014 — 07 Sep 2014

A celebration of birds and nature on the shore of Puget Sound in Edmonds, Washington. Speakers, guided walks and field trips, birding cruise, kids activities, exhibits, art and more.

Location
Edmonds, WA, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Edmonds Parks & Recreation
Contact Person: Sally Lider
Phone Number: 425-771-0227
Website: http://www.pugetsoundbirdfest.org


Puget Sound Bird Fest

05 Sep 2014 — 07 Sep 2014

Plan on being in Edmonds September 5-7, 2014, for the 10th annual PUGET SOUND BIRD FEST! The 3-day event includes speakers, guided walks, land and water-based field trips, exhibits, and educational activities for children and adults.

Location
Edmonds, WA, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: City of Edmonds
Contact Person: Sally Lider
Phone Number: 425.771.0227
Website: http://www.pugetsoundbirdfest.org


Whooping Crane Festival

12 Sep 2014 — 14 Sep 2014

Join us to celebrate and support whooping cranes during this fun weekend near the summer home for Operation Migration's whooping cranes. Take part a behind-the-scenes-tour at the Necedah National Wildlife Refuge on Friday, join us for dinner Friday at the Mascoutin Golf Club, attend the full day Crane Festival in Princeton on Saturday with guest speakers, art festival and children's activities.

Location
Princeton, WI, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Green Lake Country Visitors Bureau
Contact Person: Linda Ruggeri
Phone Number: 920.294.1050
Website: http://https://secure.operationmigration.org/np/clients/om/event.jsp?event=2&


Hawk Weekend Festival

19 Sep 2014 — 21 Sep 2014

The Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve in Duluth, MN is one of North America's best places to experience the spectacle of the fall bird migration. Come and celebrate with us at our annual Hawk Weekend Festival! Birding field trips, guest speakers, and education programs are just a few of the special events offered. Registration will open in June. We hope you can join us!

Location
Duluth, MN, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory
Contact Person: Janelle Long
Phone Number: (218) 428-6209
Website: http://www.hawkridge.org


Cape Cod Bird Festival

19 Sep 2014 — 22 Sep 2014

Featured speakers: David Sibley, illustrator and author of a number of books that include “The Sibley Guide to Birds” and Greg Miller, one of the inspirations for the movie by Twentieth Century Fox called "The Big Year." Offerings include field trips, workshops, and a Vendor Marketplace for all your nature and birding needs. Headquarters at Doubletree Hotel by Hilton, Hyannis, MA

Location
Hyannis, MA,

Organization Information
Organization Name: Cape Cod Bird Club
Contact Person: Diane Silverstein
Phone Number: 508-364-7050
Website: http://www.capecodbirdclub.org


Florida Keys Birding & Wildlife Festival

23 Sep 2014 — 28 Sep 2014

Witness the spectacular fall migration of falcons, hawks, songbirds and other magnificent avian species. Enjoy a fantastic lineup of birding experts who will lead morning walks, midday workshops and evening presentations. Immerse yourself in tropical habitats that are home to beautiful endemic plants and wildlife.

Location
Marathon, FL, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Florida Keys Birding & Wildlife Festival
Contact Person: Kristie Killam
Phone Number: 305-304-9625
Website: http://www.keysbirdingfest.org


Monterey Bay Birding Festival

25 Sep 2014 — 28 Sep 2014

Registration is open for the 10th annual Monterey Bay Birding Festival,held September 25th-28th 2014 in Watsonville, California.
Join us for world-class birding, extraordinary presenters, headed by Kenn Kaufman, fantastic field trips (including pelagic on the Monterey Bay)and practical workshops.
Go to our website at www.montereybaybirding.org, for all the details. Questions? Call 888-909-7829

Location
Watsonville, CA,

Organization Information
Organization Name: Monterey Bay Birding Festival Committee
Contact Person: Sue Dumller
Phone Number: 888-909-7829
Website: http://www.montereybaybirding.org


Bird Festival at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

02 Oct 2014 — 05 Oct 2014

Join us for expert-led birding tours of S Florida Thurs Oct 2 and Fri Oct 3. On Sat Oct 4 and Sun Oct 5, join us at the garden for lectures, expert-led bird walks, birding vendors, kids' activities and more. The 2014 Keynote Speaker will be James Currie, birding expert and TV host of Nikon's Birding Adventures TV and Nat Geo Wild's Aerial Assassins.

Location
Miami, FL, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Contact Person: Vanessa Cook
Phone Number: 305-667-1651x3377
Website: http://www.fairchildgarden.org/Events/?date=10-2014&eventID=924


Wings & Wildflowers

03 Oct 2014 — 05 Oct 2014

Celebrate the diversity and wonder of Lake County’s birds, wildflowers and natural resources at the 3rd Annual Wings and Wildflowers Festival to be held at Venetian Gardens in Leesburg, Florida. Enjoy field trips in birding hotspots and wildflower havens and experience presentations by some of the birding community's top experts.

Location
Leesburg, FL, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Lake County
Contact Person: Debi Dyer
Phone Number: 352-742-3918
Website: http://www.wingsandwildflowers.com


Eastern Shore Birding & Wildlife Festival

10 Oct 2014 — 12 Oct 2014

Based in Cape Charles,Virginia,the Festival is the perfect opportunity to experience a birding hotspot. As one of the most important migration stop-overs on the East Coast, millions of songbirds and butterflies and thousands of raptors will converge here on their long journey south. At the 2013 Festival 173 species were seen including the Le Conte's sparrow and the Scissor-tailed Flycatcher.

Location
Cape Charles , VA, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Eastern Shore Birding & Wildlife Festival
Contact Person: Joyce Holland
Phone Number: 757-442-5263
Website: http://www.esvafestivals.org/


CraneFest

11 Oct 2014 — 12 Oct 2014

The major attraction of the festival is the spectacle of thousands of Greater Sandhill Cranes returning to their evening roost. A great family event that includes a Wildlife Art Show, guided nature hikes, and many children's activities.

Location
Bellevue, MI, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Michigan Audubon
Contact Person: Wendy Tatar
Phone Number: 517-641-4277
Website: http://www.cranefest.org


"Ding" Darling Days

19 Oct 2014 — 25 Oct 2014

Family Fun Day on Sunday, Oct. 19, kicks off a week of eco-activities with all-free refuge tram tours, live wildlife presentations, hot dogs, kids crafts, and more. Birding, boating, tram, paddleboarding and kayaking activities fill the week. The 25th annual celebration ends on Saturday, Oct. 25, with Conservation Art Day.

Location
Sanibel, FL, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: J.N.
Contact Person: Toni Westland
Phone Number: 2394721100
Website: http://www.dingdarlingdays.com


Yellow Rails and Rice Festival 2014

28 Oct 2014 — 02 Nov 2014

Designed with fun in mind, the festival schedule is casual, its emphasis to provide a unique venue to view Yellow Rails. Search for other SE US specialty birds in SW prairie, and nearby pineywoods, or along Cameron Parish coast. Based in heart of Cajun Country in Louisiana’s SW prairie region, known for great birding, local cuisine, and a rich history and culture.

Location
Jennings, LA, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Avian Events Support Team
Contact Person: Donna L Dittmann
Phone Number: 225 642-5763 leave m
Website: http://www.snowyegretenterprises.com/Snowy_Egret_Enterprises/Yellow_Rails_%26_Rice_Festival.html


Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival

05 Nov 2014 — 09 Nov 2014

It’s always THE year to be HERE! Why? For over 20 years the Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival has been providing the best birding experience available at any festival anywhere.
Come find out for yourself just why this premier nature event is held in such high esteem.
Topnotch leaders and speakers, new field trip locations, 25 birds seen no where else in the USA.

Location
Harlingen, TX, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: RGV Birding Festival
Contact Person: Norma Friedrich
Phone Number: 209-227-4823
Website: http://rgvbf.org


Marysville Swan Festival

08 Nov 2014 — 09 Nov 2014

Celebrates the return of spectacular winter waterfowl to the North Sacramento Valley, especially the profusion of Tundra Swans to our verdant rice fields and wetlands.

Dozens of field trips and workshops, led by renowned wildlife naturalists, will explore the beauty of local flora and fauna, and mysteries of the great Pacific Flyway.

Free wildlife exhibits,

Location
marysville, CA, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: yuba-sutter chamber of commerce
Contact Person: steven dambeck
Phone Number: (530)701-3577
Website: http://www.caswanfestival.com


Alaska Bald Eagle Festival

10 Nov 2014 — 16 Nov 2014

The American Bald Eagle Foundation welcome you to the 2014 Alaska Bald Eagle Festival! Festival activities are held at the American Bald Eagle Foundation, conveniently located at the corner of Second Avenue and the Haines Highway. Here you will attend photography workshops, live raptor presentations with our resident raptors . Guest speakers and presentations & Artist of the Year Carol Clifton

Location
Haines, AK, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: American Bald Eagle Foundation
Contact Person: Cheryl McRoberts
Phone Number: 907-766-3094


Festival of the Cranes

18 Nov 2014 — 23 Nov 2014

The 27th annual Festival of the Cranes at Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge in San Antonio, New Mexico features more than 140 tours, workshops, lectures, hikes, and activities. Experts in birding and professional photographers headline the show, with plenty of refuge, regional, cultural, and social events thrown in the mix.

Location
San Antonio, NM, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Friends of the Bosque del Apache NWR
Contact Person: Leigh Ann Vradenburg
Phone Number: 575-838-2120
Website: http://www.festivalofthecranes.com


SparrowFest Retreat

06 Feb 2015 — 08 Feb 2015

Join our talented leaders as they take you to refuge tracts beyond the trails where 'little brown birds' play. Learn how to identify the subtle differences and behavior of Texas wintering sparrows. Enjoy an all-inclusive stay at The Retreat at Balcones Springs.

Location
Marble Falls, TX, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: Friends of Balcones Canyonlands NWR
Contact Person: Cathy Harrington
Phone Number: 512.965.2473
Website: http://sparrowfest.org


San Diego Bird Festival

05 Mar 2015 — 08 Mar 2015

The San Diego Bird Festival showcases the diversity of our county, through field trips, pelagic cruises, workshops, and special programs. We welcome all ages and abilities. Celebrate our birds, habitats, and the culture of birding in San Diego.

Location
San Diego, CA, US

Organization Information
Organization Name: San Diego Audubon Society
Contact Person: Jen Hajj
Phone Number: (801)671-9505
Website: http://www.sandiegoaudubon.org


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