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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.
Organization Name: Pronatura Península de Yucatán A.C.
Contact Person: LARN. Marigel Campos
Phone Number: 529999884436
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.
Sierra Vista, AZ, US
Organization Name: Southwest Wings
Contact Person: Gordon Lewis
Phone Number: 520-803-7412
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!
Sedona, AZ, US
Organization Name: The International Hummingbird Society
Contact Person: Ross Hawkins
Phone Number: (800) 529-3699
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
Tucson, AZ, US
Organization Name: Tucson Audubon Society
Contact Person: Tucson Audubon
Phone Number: 520-209-1809
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.
Henderson, MN, US
Organization Name: Henderson Feathers
Contact Person: Marion
Phone Number: 612-229-5212
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.
Vicksburg, MS, US
Organization Name: Tara Wildlife
Contact Person: Gilbert Rose
Phone Number: 601-279-4261
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.
Knoxville, TN, US
Organization Name: Knoxville Chapter TN Ornithological Society
Contact Person: Billie Cantwell
Phone Number: 8655674273
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.
Sterling, CO, US
Organization Name: Colorado Field Ornithologists
Contact Person: Tom Wilberding
Phone Number: 303-709-2776
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.
Edmonds, WA, US
Organization Name: Edmonds Parks & Recreation
Contact Person: Sally Lider
Phone Number: 425-771-0227
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.
Edmonds, WA, US
Organization Name: City of Edmonds
Contact Person: Sally Lider
Phone Number: 425.771.0227
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.
Princeton, WI, US
Organization Name: Green Lake Country Visitors Bureau
Contact Person: Linda Ruggeri
Phone Number: 920.294.1050
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!
Duluth, MN, US
Organization Name: Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory
Contact Person: Janelle Long
Phone Number: (218) 428-6209
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
Organization Name: Cape Cod Bird Club
Contact Person: Diane Silverstein
Phone Number: 508-364-7050
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.
Marathon, FL, US
Organization Name: Florida Keys Birding & Wildlife Festival
Contact Person: Kristie Killam
Phone Number: 305-304-9625
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
Organization Name: Monterey Bay Birding Festival Committee
Contact Person: Sue Dumller
Phone Number: 888-909-7829
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.
Miami, FL, US
Organization Name: Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Contact Person: Vanessa Cook
Phone Number: 305-667-1651x3377
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.
Leesburg, FL, US
Organization Name: Lake County
Contact Person: Debi Dyer
Phone Number: 352-742-3918
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.
Cape Charles , VA, US
Organization Name: Eastern Shore Birding & Wildlife Festival
Contact Person: Joyce Holland
Phone Number: 757-442-5263
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.
Bellevue, MI, US
Organization Name: Michigan Audubon
Contact Person: Wendy Tatar
Phone Number: 517-641-4277
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.
Sanibel, FL, US
Organization Name: J.N.
Contact Person: Toni Westland
Phone Number: 2394721100
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.
Jennings, LA, US
Organization Name: Avian Events Support Team
Contact Person: Donna L Dittmann
Phone Number: 225 642-5763 leave m
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.
Harlingen, TX, US
Organization Name: RGV Birding Festival
Contact Person: Norma Friedrich
Phone Number: 209-227-4823
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,
marysville, CA, US
Organization Name: yuba-sutter chamber of commerce
Contact Person: steven dambeck
Phone Number: (530)701-3577
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
Haines, AK, US
Organization Name: American Bald Eagle Foundation
Contact Person: Cheryl McRoberts
Phone Number: 907-766-3094
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.
San Antonio, NM, US
Organization Name: Friends of the Bosque del Apache NWR
Contact Person: Leigh Ann Vradenburg
Phone Number: 575-838-2120
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.
Marble Falls, TX, US
Organization Name: Friends of Balcones Canyonlands NWR
Contact Person: Cathy Harrington
Phone Number: 512.965.2473
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.
San Diego, CA, US
Organization Name: San Diego Audubon Society
Contact Person: Jen Hajj
Phone Number: (801)671-9505