Winter Raptor Fest 2019

Date: 
Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 10:30am to 3:30pm
Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Description: 

See live owls, hawks and falcons in flight at Grassland Bird Trust’s 8th annual Winter Raptor Fest! Meet the birds up close in the new Wild Encounter exhibit to see and about the birds in their “natural” habitats – including some of our most endangered species! Keep an eye out for live fox, fisher, porcupine and other animals along the way!

Horse-drawn “Birding” wagon, Raptor photo booth, hands-on activities for kids, “For the Birds” store, exhibitors, food vendors and more round out this exciting weekend where raptors rule! All activities take place under cover except Birding wagon; event will be held rain or shine.

Winter Raptor Fest is an educational event and fundraiser for Grassland Bird Trust’s work to protect critical habitat for NY’s endangered and threatened grassland birds, including Short-eared owls and Snowy owls.

Visit www.winterraptorfest.com website for program schedule and admission fees.