Xtreme Hummingbird Xtravaganza in Lake Jackson, TX

XHX is yearly event at GCBO that takes place during the peak of Ruby-throated Hummingbird migration in the fall. It features live hummingbird banding and symbolic hummingbird adoptions where you get the opportunity to see these amazing birds up close and in the hand! There will be informative and entertaining talks held both days, activities for the kids, live animals at nature booths, a hummingbird & butterfly plant sale, our nature gift shop is open, and snacks and drink will be available for purchase. This is a 2-weekend event – September 14 and September 21. As always, be sure to check directly with the producer of the event to confirm dates, times, and locations.

Diamondhead Hummingbird Festival in Diamondhead, MS

The Hummingbird Festival in Diamondhead, MS has grown and continues to grow each year with new vendors, a variety of speakers and presentations.

As a hummingbird event, we teach our visitors about the habitat, migration patterns, feeding needs, and natural friends and enemies of these little birds. But it’s not all learning. We’ll have live music, food, door prizes, lots of vendors, Continue reading Diamondhead Hummingbird Festival in Diamondhead, MS

Xtreme Hummingbird Xtravaganza in Lake Jackson, TX

XHX is yearly event at GCBO that takes place during the peak of Ruby-throated Hummingbird migration in the fall. It features live hummingbird banding and symbolic hummingbird adoptions where you get the opportunity to see these amazing birds up close and in the hand! There will be informative and entertaining talks held both days, activities for the kids, live animals at nature booths, a hummingbird & butterfly plant sale, our nature gift shop is open, and snacks and drink will be available for purchase. This is a 2-weekend event – September 14 and September 21. As always, be sure to check with the producer directly to confirm dates, times, and locations.

Hummingbird Migration & Nature Celebration in Holly Springs, MO

Join us for the 20th Annual Hummingbird Migration and Nature Celebration, one of the Southeast’s biggest nature festivals. Highlights include renowned guest speakers, guided nature walks, live animal shows, kids activity zone, wagon rides, nature-themed arts & crafts vendors, native plant sale and up-close views of Ruby-throated Hummingbirds being banded and released! (Date is probably correct but not confirmed. Confirm date before making plans)

Henderson Hummingbird Hurrah in Henderson, MN

A celebration of the Ruby-throated hummingbird sponsored by Minnesota River Valley Audubon Chapter, a birding festival offering opportunities such as learning about the amazing little birds, attracting them, keeping them happy, and much more. (Date is probably correct but not confirmed. Be sure to confirm the date before making plans.)

A licensed hummingbird bander will catch and band birds, allowing you to see them up close Continue reading Henderson Hummingbird Hurrah in Henderson, MN

Hummingbird Festival in Charlotte, NC

Reedy Creek Nature Center will host the 12th Annual Hummingbird Festival. This is a fun family event to enjoy the outdoors in a festive environment. There will be bird banding, guest speakers, birding hikes, face painting, and more. Always confirm dates, times, and location before making plans. For 2020 information: https://www.mecknc.gov/ParkandRec/StewardshipServices/NatureCenters/Pages/Hummingbird-Festival.aspx

Hummingbird Festival at Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary in Connersville, IN

The Indiana Audubon will be hosting the inaugural Hummingbird Migration Celebration  at Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary on Saturday, August 11.  (Date is probably correct but not confirmed.  Be sure to confirm the date before making plans.)

This inaugural event will draw hummingbird enthusiasts from around the Midwest for a one-day celebration of all things birds and hummingbirds.  Participants can expect an assortment of activities on the beautiful Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary grounds.
Activities include beginning bird walks, hummingbird banding demonstrations, kids craft booths, live bird of prey shows, songbird banding demonstrations, live music, a native plant sale, and more!  Craft and food vendors will also be on hand during the festival.
To learn more about the Hummingbird Migration Celebration or Indiana Audubon Society and to search for programs near you, visit them on the web at www.indianaaudubon.org.

23rd Annual Hummingbird Festival: The Great Hummingbird Migration, Land Between the Lakes, KY

(Date is probably correct but not confirmed. Be sure to confirm the date before making plans.) Ruby-throated Hummingbird migration peaks at Land Between the Lakes in August. (Date is probably correct but not confirmed. Be sure to confirm the date before making plans.)
“This festival is a wonderful time for people to see and learn about these powerful birds,” says Nature Station Lead Naturalist John Pollpeter. “A large number of hummingbirds stop here on their way south to Central America and up to 250 might visit our feeders in a single day.”
Highlights include hummingbird banding and release demonstrations, a wildlife art show, staff-led programs, a native plant sale, live animal encounters, local wildlife experts and activities for kids. Food will be available for purchase.