Wings Over Willcox

Wings Over Wilcox 1500 N. Circle I Road, Willcox, AZ

Held in Sierra Vista, tours include views of more than 25,000 Sandhill Cranes€“ up close and personal, southwest mountain birds, wildlife photography, and beginning birdwatching.

Indiana Dunes Birding Festival

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Visitors Center 215 N. IN 49, Porter, IN

The Indiana Dunes Birding Festival occurs along the shores of Lake Michigan to celebrate the dunes area’s rich biodiversity and bird watching opportunities.

Acadia Birding Festival

Acadia Birding Festival 1157 Main St (Somesville Fire Station Community Room), Mt Desert, ME

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 over 40 read more >>

$10 – $90

Puget Sound Bird Fest

Puget Sound Bird Fest 700 Main Street, Edmonds, WA

Puget Sound Bird Fest in Edmonds, Washington is an annual fall celebration of birds and nature found on the beautiful shores of Puget Sound. It is listed as one of Seattle's best events on events12.com, read more >>

Festival of Flight and Flowers Weekend, Meet the Birding by Bus Couple

Eustis Community Center 601 Northshore Dr, Eustis, FL 32726, Eustis, FL

The weekend comprises of a one-day festival on October 12, in downtown Eustis, surrounded by immersive field trips, nature walks, and bird watching Friday, Saturday, and Sunday led by biologists and nature experts. • Friday read more >>

NJ Audubon’s 74th Cape May Fall Festival

NJ

One of the longest running festivals in the US, the NJ Audubon's 74th Cape May Fall Festival is set to coincide with the peak of autumn migration in world famous birding hotspot, Cape May, NJ. read more >>

$3 – $185

Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival

Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival 1204 Fair Park Blvd., Harlingen, TX

If you want to add 30-plus new birds to your life list, memory card, or just your memory, come join us for the 2019 Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival in Harlingen, TX.

Wings of Winter Birding Festival

Paris, TN 1510 E Wood Street, Paris, TN

First Time Birder? Maybe you’ve done a little birding but could use some refreshers or new tips? Or maybe your an experienced Birder? Well the Wings of Winter Birding Festival is for you! We have read more >>

Laredo Birding Festival

La Posada Hotel 5928, 1000 Zaragoza St, Laredo, TX

The Laredo Birding Festival (LBF) takes place for three days every February and highlights over 200 species of spectacular birds. Laredo is a dynamic city that bridges two cultures and plays host to pleasant winter read more >>

Birding the Border

Texas TX

This is a unique Texas birding experience that includes educational programs, tours on private, public, and restricted-access lands, and so much more. Join us in Val Verde County, Texas, for a birding experience in the read more >>

Olympic Peninsula BirdFest

Olympic Birdfest, April 17-19, 2020. Enjoy guided birding trips, boat tours, live auction, raffle, gala banquet, and more. Our featured speaker: Scott Pearson, researcher in Ecology, Marine Biology and Zoology at the Washington Department of read more >>

Copper River Delta Shorebird Festival

cordova, alaska 601 1st St,, Cordova, AK

Celebrating its 30th year in 2020 as Alaska's oldest and original birding festival! The Copper River Delta Shorebird Festival is a celebration of migration in and around the fishing (and birding) town of Cordova, Alaska. read more >>

$100 – $125

The Biggest Week In American Birding

Black Swamp Bird Observatory 13551 W State Route 2, Oak Harbor, OH

The Biggest Week in American Birding is a 10-day festival in northwest Ohio, "The Warbler Capital of the World!" Immerse yourself in spring songbird migration and experience some of the best birding North America has read more >>

Indiana Dunes Birding Festival 2020

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Visitors Center 215 N. IN 49, Porter, IN

The Indiana Dunes Birding Festival occurs along the shores of Lake Michigan to celebrate the area’s rich biodiversity and bird-watching opportunities. Activities include over 150 guided carpool and van tours to view migrating birds, presentations, read more >>

Pikes Peak Birding and Nature Festival

Fountain Creek Nature Center 320 Pepper Grass Lane, Fountain, CO

Sixth Annual Pikes Peak Birding and Nature Festival is an eco-tourism, birding and nature festival which promotes conservation and education that builds upon the area's natural and agricultural heritage resources of the Pikes Peak Region. read more >>

Kirtland’s Warbler Festival

Kirtland's Warbler Festival 606 Lake St., Roscommon, MI

An educational celebration of the Kirtland's Warbler, its habitat, and the communities located in the jack pine ecosystem - Kirtland's Country. Kirtland's Warbler tours at 7:30 am and 10:00 am. Vendors, 3 wildlife presentations, kids read more >>

$5.00

Wings Over Willapa

Willapa National Wildlife Refuge 3888 Highway 101, Ilwaco, WA

Wings Over Willapa is a birding and nature festival held in the Long Beach, WA area the last weekend of every September. A celebration of the natural wonders at Willapa National Wildlife Refuge, it features read more >>

Cape May Fall Festival

Virtually from Cape May, NJ 600 Rt. 47 North, Cape May, NJ

New Jersey Audubon is offering the most complete virtual Fall Festival experience you will find anywhere on the Internet. Our roster of speakers and presenters will capture the thrill of fall birding in Cape May, read more >>

$40 – $125

5th Annual Hawaii Island Festival of Birds

Courtyard King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel 75-5660 Palani Rd., Kailua-Kona, HI

The 5th Annual Hawaii Island Festival of Birds takes flight October 15-19, 2020. HIFB’s 2020 theme, “Wanderers and Migrants—Celebrating Hawaii's Avian Voyagers,” will focus on the remarkable number of migratory and accidental avian visitors that arrive in read more >>

Free – $150

North Shore Birding Festival

Lake Apopka North Shore 24600 CR 448A, Mount Dora, FL, FL

The North Shore Birding Festival, Dec. 3-7, 2020, welcomes birders wanting to add to their life lists and highlights the St. Johns River Water Management District’s 20,000-acre Lake Apopka North Shore, Florida’s top eBird hotspot. read more >>

$10 – $70

Audubon Bird Mural Project: A Virtual Tour

Online

The Audubon Mural Project is a collaboration between the National Audubon Society and Avi Gitler, an art dealer and collector. The Project is an impressive effort to create murals of over 300 climate-threatened North American read more >>

$10

Wings and Wetlands Birding Festival

Kansas Wetlands Education Center 592 NE K-156 HWY, Great Bend, KS

Join Us For the 2021 Virtual Wings & Wetlands Festival. Explore birds, wetlands, and conservation messages through presentations by renowned experts, interactive socials, and on-demand web resources. March 24-26, 2021. The 2021 Wings and Wetlands read more >>

$20

Red Cliffs Bird Fest at Greater Zion

Bird Fest base hotel-Courtyard by Marriott 185 South 1470 East, Saint George, UT

The 2021 Red Cliffs Bird Fest will showcase the birding habitat of Greater Zion during spring migration where the beauty of the birds is truly matched by the beauty of the scenery. Field trips will read more >>

$20

Point Reyes Birding and Nature Festival

virtual Point Reyes CA

The Festival is going virtual this year. Check out our great speaker and event list at https://www.pointreyesbirdingfestival.org/

varies

2021 Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival

Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center. 95 Sterling Highway, Homer, AK

Alaska’s largest wildlife viewing festival honors the return of spring and the breathtaking migration of shorebirds through Kachemak Bay. The Friends of Alaska National Wildlife Refuges and Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge welcome local Alaskans, read more >>

$20

Tara Wildlife’s Spring Outdoor & Birding Weekend

Tara Wildlife 6791 Eagle Lake Shore Rd., Vicksburg

Tara Wildlife's annual Spring Outdoor & Birding Weekend offers excellent opportunities to view nature’s spring migration of song birds and more in the Mississippi Flyway. The Spring Weekend activities combine both casual birding opportunities along read more >>

Indiana Dunes Birding Festival 2021

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Visitors Center 215 N. IN 49, Porter, IN

The Indiana Dunes Birding Festival occurs along the shores of Lake Michigan to celebrate the area’s rich biodiversity and bird-watching opportunities. Activities include nearly 150 guided carpool tours to view migrating birds, presentations, workshops, live read more >>

$49

23rd Annual Detroit Lakes Festival of Birds

Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce 700 Summit Avenue, Detroit Lakes, MN

Annual migration celebration in a transition zone in NW Minnesota. The Detroit Lakes area is located where tallgrass prairie meets northern hardwood and conifer forests, and is peppered with lakes and wetlands. Virtual educational programs read more >>

$25.00

Southeast Arizona Birding Festival

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Tucson - Reid Park 445 S. Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ

Presented by Tucson Audubon, Bird Watcher’s Digest and Carl Zeiss SBE Are you ready to experience Southeast Arizona’s beautiful birds in person again? The Southeast Arizona Birding Festival offers expert-guided birding, wildlife, and cultural field read more >>

Elachee Nature Science Center Snake Day & Wildlife Festival

Elachee Nature Science Center 2125 Elachee Drive, Gainesville, GA

Our 2021 Snake Day and Wildlife Festival is going to feature everything from reptiles to birds of prey, with a few falconers and bird handlers exhibiting and hosting programs during the festival. Like many other read more >>

New Jersey Audubon’s Annual Cape May Fall Festival

After hosting several successful virtual events we anticipate a return to our classic Cape May Fall Festival. In-person field trips at all the Cape May hotspots, indoor programs, and vendors galore! To celebrate our 75th read more >>

Florida Birding and Nature Festival

Experience the peak of Florida's Fall Migration! The Florida Birding and Nature Festival registration is open now, at https://fbnfestival.org/ with a great lineup of activities. The 36 field trips cover 6 counties around Tampa Bay, read more >>

$150

Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival

Harlingen Convention Center 751 Harlingen Heights Dr., Harlingen, TX

Held in the Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas, the RGVBF has long been known for its specialty birds, a low participants to guides ratio and for the quality of its leaders. We have an read more >>

Crane Fiesta

Online

Brought to you by the same folks that brought you the nationally recognized Festival of the Cranes, the virtual Crane Fiesta 2021 will bring you an extraordinary opportunity for premiere photography and birding classes, regardless read more >>

North Shore Birding Festival on Lake Apopka in Central Florida

Lake Apopka North Shore 24600 CR 448A, Mount Dora, FL, FL

The NORTH SHORE BIRDING FESTIVAL on Lake Apopka in Central Florida, December 2–6, 2021, highlights the St. Johns River Water Management District’s 20,00-acre Lake Apopka North Shore, Florida’s top eBird hotspot. At this sixth annual festival, organized read more >>

Laredo Birding Festival

La Posada Hotel 5928, 1000 Zaragoza St, Laredo, TX

Blessed with a rich and diverse river eco-system with its location nestled along the Rio Grande, Laredo, Texas is home to hundreds of species of both local and migratory birds and is considered part of read more >>

25th Annual Space Coast Birding and Wildlife Festival

Radisson Resort at the Port, Cape Canaveral, Florida 32920 8701 Astronaut Blvd., Cape Canaveral, FL

Florida in February??? That's usually all it takes to get birders interested in coming to Florida. Let’s start with average temperatures of 74 degrees, now let’s add in Roseate Spoonbills, Pelicans, Painted Buntings, Florida Scrub-Jays, Red-cockaded Woodpeckers...

2022 Winter Wings Festival

Oregon Institute of Technology 3201 Campus dr., Klamath Falls, OR

Winter Wings brings together birders and photographers to learn and explore with top notch professionals and enthusiastic local guides. The Klamath Basin is renowned for its winter raptors and its stunning abundance and diversity of read more >>

Elachee Great Backyard Bird Count Celebration

Elachee Nature Science Center 2125 Elachee Drive, Gainesville, GA

Great Backyard Bird Count Celebration at Elachee Nature Science Center! Join us for a day of birding with an adult birding hike, live birds of prey, bird activities, crafts, and games, giveaways, and more! We read more >>

$10

Olympic BirdFest 2022

The Olympic Peninsula Bird Festival, three days of field trips and events held each April in Sequim, Washington, was recently canceled for 2022 because of covid-related concerns. The Dungeness River Nature Center and Olympic Peninsula read more >>

Red Cliffs Bird Fest at Greater Zion

Bird Fest base hotel-Courtyard by Marriott 185 South 1470 East, Saint George, UT

The 2022 Red Cliffs Bird Fest will showcase the birding habitat of Greater Zion during spring migration where the beauty of the birds is truly matched by the beauty of the scenery. Field trips will read more >>

$25

The Biggest Week in American Birding

Black Swamp Bird Observatory 13551 W State Route 2, Oak Harbor, OH

Black Swamp Bird Observatory (BSBO) is thrilled to announce that we are planning an IN-PERSON festival for 2022! We're adding some exciting new field trips, and all of your favorite Biggest Week activities are back, read more >>

Indiana Dunes Birding Festival 2022

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Visitors Center 215 N. IN 49, Porter, IN

Birding in the Indiana Dunes is the best the state has to offer. With its rich biodiversity, varying habitats and miles of Lake Michigan shoreline, the Indiana Dunes is a hotspot for migrant birds. The read more >>

MOS Annual Convention

Holiday Inn Solomons-Conference Center & Marina 155 Holiday Drive, Solomons, MD

Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS) conducts an annual three day convention where members and non-members can meet, socialize, discuss conservation and natural resource topics, and enjoy guided field trips in various regions of Maryland. This year read more >>

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Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS) Annual Convention

Holiday Inn Solomons-Conference Center & Marina 155 Holiday Drive, Solomons, MD

The Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS) will conduct its annual convention May 20 – 22, 2022 in Solomons Island, Maryland. Both members and non-members are invited to participate in guided field trips, social events and speaker read more >>

Leelanau BirdFest 2022

Saving Birds Thru Habitat Center 5020 N. Putnam Road, Omena, MI

Saving Birds Thru Habitat’s first annual Leelanau BirdFest begins on Thursday afternoon, June 2 and ends on Sunday noon, June 5.  Saving Birds Thru Habitat is located in Leelanau County, one of Michigan’s premier spring and summer birding read more >>

Kirtland’s Warbler Festival

Kirtland's Warbler Festival 606 Lake St., Roscommon, MI

An educational celebration of the Kirtland's Warbler, its habitat, and the communities located in the jack pine ecosystem - Kirtland's Country. Experience Northern Michigan through a variety of activities, including kids’ tent, jack pine tours, read more >>

$5.00

Puget Sound Bird Fest

Edmonds, Washington 700 Main St, Edmonds, WA

Join us for a weekend celebration of birds and nature in beautiful Edmonds Washington. Cast your vote in the annual Bird Fest Photo Contest and enjoy other festival favorites such as the Kids’ Corner, the read more >>

Alabama Coastal BirdFest

Birders and nature lovers from across the United States and Canada flock to south Alabama every year to experience one of the prime birdwatching opportunities on the Gulf Coast during fall migration. More than 370 read more >>

Free

Sagres Birdwatching & Nature Activities Festival

The biggest nature event in Portugal is back! There's a range of offers this year: field trips, boat tours, workshops, talks, environmental education activities, bird ringing sessions and much, much more. There will also be read more >>

Free

Cape May Fall Festival

Grand Hotel of Cape May 1045 Beach Ave., Cape May Court House, NJ

When you think about fall migration in Cape May, your first thought might be HAWKS. Yes! Check that off, definitely. Add to that the spectacular SEA BIRDS, early morning waves of SONGBIRDS, and SHOREBIRDS all read more >>

Yellow Rails and Rice Festival

Yellow Rails and Rice Festival hosted by Hampton Inn & Suites & JDP Tourism Commission, Jennings

Yellow Rails and Rice Festival participants enjoy a unique opportunity to engage in agritourism, observing close-up rice harvesting operations, with the added benefit of seeing Yellow Rails and other rail species (Sora, Virginia, and King) read more >>

Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival

Harlingen Convention Center 751 Harlingen Heights Dr., Harlingen, TX

Come to Deep South Texas to experience 5 days of birding in a variety of habitats. From the desert thorn scrub to riparian forests or Gulf of Mexico beaches and bays enjoy the more than read more >>

Azores Birdwatching Arts festival

Lajes do Pico Estrada Regional 29, Mirateca-Candelária, Lajes do Pico

The aim of the Azores Birdwatching Arts Festival is to promote the practice of birdwatching and encourage it, in an educational way, through the dynamics created through the arts. From exhibitions to field trips, from read more >>

Crane Fiesta

Virtual Tappan Library, Tappan, NY

Crane Fiesta 2022 – a virtual celebration of Bosque del Apache! Please plan to “join us” from the comfort of your home for our third annual virtual Crane Fiesta. Friends of Bosque del Apache will read more >>

$25

NORTH SHORE BIRDING FESTIVAL

Lake Apopka North Shore 24600 CR 448A, Mount Dora, FL, FL

North Shore Birding Festival December 1 - December 5, 2022 Sign up for updates at this link: https://orangeaudubonfl.us19.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=3683cf6f5d46d6747b4fd58cc&id=6d755d949d The North Shore Birding Festival highlights the St. Johns River Water Management District’s 20,000-acre Lake Apopka North read more >>

Wings Over Willcox Birding & Nature Festival

Wings Over Wilcox 1500 N. Circle I Road, Willcox, AZ

Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2023, the Wings Over Willcox Birding & Nature Festival is Arizona's premiere winter birding festival. Each year, during the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend, birders and nature lovers gather read more >>

Everglades Birding Festival

Holiday Inn Express 2540 Davie Road,, Davie (Ft. Lauderdale), FL

South Florida is one of the top 10 birding destinations in the U.S. Small groups and expert Florida guides will greatly increase your chance of finding target birds-Snail Kite, Limpkin, Red-whiskered Bulbul, Painted Bunting, Gray read more >>