The Great Texas Birding Classic
19th Annual Birding Classic: April 15 – May 15, 2015
The world’s biggest, longest and wildest birdwatching tournament is statewide!
Thanks to all of the teams, youth mentors, event sponsors Toyota and Swarovski Optik, and Awards Ceremonies sponsor Audubon Texas for making 2014 an outstanding success! Start making your plans now to join us for the 2015 Birding Classic, April 15-May 15, 2015. It promises to be even bigger and better than ever before!!
Select your team's tournament category based on your age, your ability and how much time you have to go birding. Just find some friends and family to form your team, select the tournament that fits your lifestyle, register your team, and start counting birds.
How to Participate gives you a step-by-step guide to help you enter your team.
Visit Tournament Advice and Sponsorship Tips for tips on mentoring youth teams, advice from former winners on how to run a successful Big Day or the Weeklong tournament, pointers on birding with blind or visually impaired birders, and even advice on finding team sponsors to save you some money in registration fees.
Have questions? Visit the contact section to talk directly to Birding Classic staff.
To increase appreciation, understanding, and conservation of birds through education, recreation, nature tourism, and conservation fundraising.