BirdFest

Sat. Feb. 15, 2020 & Sun. Feb. 16, 2020

 

Make it a Getaway  Admission

In alignment with Callaway Gardens’ mission of “connecting people and nature in ways that benefit both,” we present to you – BirdFest.

This two-day festival will feature bird walks, nature-based workshops, arts and crafts, live bird shows, kids’ games, guest speakers, and more!

Kids of all ages can participate in a Gardens-wide scavenger hunt, take photos with exotic bird species, create a variety of bird-centric arts and crafts, dissect owl pellets, and much, much more. BirdFest promises to be an educational and exciting opportunity to learn more about our feathered friends. We hope to see you here!

This festival is included in general Gardens admission, Saturday 2/15 and Sunday, 2/16, 2019 (FREE for Annual Members and Resort Guests)!

Children 12 & under dressed as a bird will receive FREE ADMISSION to Callaway Gardens!

 

2020 BIRDFEST SCHEDULE

 

Saturday, February 15

9:00 AM                             Callaway Gardens Gates Open

9:00 AM-9:30 AM              Parrot Encounter – Discovery Center Lobby Theater

9:00 AM-3:00 PM              Bird-Themed Crafts – Discovery Center Education Wing

9:00 AM-3:00 PM              Bird-Themed Games – Discovery Center Courtyard

9:00 AM-3:00 PM              Discovery Tables/Vendors – Discovery Center Lobby

9:30 AM-10:00 AM            Live Insect Display – Discovery Center Education Wing

10:00 AM-10:30 AM          EarthQuest Live Bird Presentation– Condor Landing, rear of Discovery Parking Lot

11:00 AM-11:30 AM          Parrot Encounter – Discovery Center Lobby Theater

11:30 AM-12:00 PM          Live Insect Display – Discovery Center Education Wing

12:00 PM-12:30 PM          EarthQuest Live Bird Presentation– Condor Landing, rear of Discovery Parking Lot

1:00 PM-1:30 PM              Birds of Prey Show– Birds of Prey Amphitheater

2:00 PM-2:30 PM              Parrot Encounter – Discovery Center Lobby Theater

2:30 PM-3:00 PM              Live Insect Display – Discovery Center Education Wing

3:00 PM-3:30 PM              Birds of Prey Show– Birds of Prey Amphitheater

Sunday, February 16

9:00 AM                             Callaway Gardens Gates Open

9:00 AM-9:30 AM              Parrot Encounter – Discovery Center Lobby Theater

9:00 AM-3:00 PM              Bird-Themed Crafts – Discovery Center Education Wing

9:00 AM-3:00 PM              Bird-Themed Games – Discovery Center Courtyard

9:00 AM-3:00 PM              Discovery Tables – Discovery Center Lobby and Menaboni Wing

9:30 AM-10:00 AM            Live Insect Display – Discovery Center Education Wing

10:00 AM-10:30 AM          EarthQuest Live Bird Presentation– Condor Landing, rear of Discovery Parking Lot

11:00 AM-11:30 AM          Parrot Encounter – Discovery Center Lobby Theater

11:30 AM-12:00 PM          Live Insect Display – Discovery Center Education Wing

12:00 PM-12:30 PM          EarthQuest Live Bird Presentation– Condor Landing, rear of Discovery Parking Lot

1:00 PM-1:30 PM              Birds of Prey Show– Birds of Prey Amphitheater

2:00 PM-2:30 PM              Parrot Encounter – Discovery Center Lobby Theater

2:30 PM-3:00 PM              Live Insect Display – Discovery Center Education Wing

3:00 PM-3:30 PM              Birds of Prey Show– Birds of Prey Amphitheater

 

 

Make it a Getaway  Admission

Additional questions? Please reach out to the Department of Education.

 

 

 

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