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Choke Canyon Bird Festival 2020

7:00a to 2:00p
Sat, February 08, 2020
Paul Jaure
(361) 786-3868, x229

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Choke Canyon State Park, in partnership with the Three Rivers Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce the 2020 Bird Festival to be held at Choke Canyon State Park, Calliham Unit. This year’s Festival is organized to explore birding at Choke Canyon, highlight some terrific Texas birding and wildlife organizations, as well as hear from experts in the area. Whether you are an expert, novice, or just want to learn more about birds, we invite you to come out for a day at the park. Please mark your calendars, pack a picnic lunch or pick one up in Three Rivers, and come out to learn a new hobby and meet others who share your passion for birds!

Basic Agenda:

Guided Bird Walks:  7:00AM - *11:00AM

(*last guided walk at 10:00AM)

Guided Bird Walks are on the hour and on a “first come basis.”  Up to 20 participants per group.  Please sign up at the Interpretive Center.  Each walk is approximately 1 hour and most walking is on uneven ground.  Participants should be prepared for the weather and wear sturdy shoes.

**Early Birds - If arriving before 8:00AM, please use Self-Pay Station to obtain permit (instructions posted on red metal box).

Presentations (Gymnasium):  9:00AM – 1:00PM

Information Booths (Gymnasium): 9:00AM- 2:00PM

Family Activities (Nature Center and Gymnasium): 9:00AM – 2:00PM

Children 12 years and under, must be accompanied by an adult to participate


Stay tuned for more info!!