Elks Club, Middletown, Connecticut, United States of America
Hosted by the Connecticut Parrot Society the Featherfest offers a great day of entertainment and education. Visitors can look forward to a presentation by Horizon Wings raptor rehabilitation center, as well as a discussion by Jamie Whittaker on parrot behaviour and living with a parrot. The FeatherFest also offers bird owners the opportunity to speak to veterinarians about their parrots.Children will be in awe of the parrots performing tricks and on display. There will be a number of stalls offering parrot-related goods.
For more information visit www.connecticutparrotsociety.org
Date: 22 March 2014
Location: Elks Club, Middletown, Connecticut, United States of America
FeatherFest offers birding enthusiasts the opportunity to experience birding and nature photography at its very best in a series of outdoor adventures. Be prepared to spot as many as you can of the more than 200 bird species in the area. The base for the festival will be on the campus of UTMB’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, with trips to beaches, bays, marshes, wetlands, wood motts and coastal prairies. For more information visit galvestonfeatherfest.com
Dates: 11-14 April 2013
Venue: Galveston Island
The Galveston FeatherFest is one of the biggest bird watching events in Texas, where some 200 bird species can be spotted. Excursions by boat, bus and kayak will take visitors to bays, beaches, wetlands, coastal praires, upland wood mottes and bay marshes. Besides field trips, a number of seminars will be held, including photography, birding basics, butterflies and moths, digiscoping and optics tips, identification and more.
Date: 7 to 10 April 2011
Venue: Burns High School
Location: Galveston Island
Country: United States of America