Audubon Greenwich Hawk Festival & Green Bazaar
Sep 01, 2014 03:18AM
The 16th annual Hawk Festival & Green Bazaar will take place September 27 and 28 from 11am to 5pm at Audubon Greenwich. The two-day nature festival celebrates the annual hawk migration passing overhead at Audubon Greenwich’s Quaker Ridge Hawk Watch. The event will be held rain or shine.
Attendees can enjoy live animal shows, guided hikes, nature-themed games, environmental exhibits, food and dozens of eco-friendly vendors on-site. Special events include live birds of prey shows such as “Talons: A Bird of Prey Experience” and “Bill Robinson’s Famous Wildlife Lectures”, the Cyril the Resourcerer’s Magic Show, and a rehabilitated raptor release by Wildlife In Crisis. The fee is $7 per person for Audubon members and $10 per person for non-members. Children under three are free.
Audubon Greenwich’s mission is to engage and educate people to conserve, restore and enjoy nature, focusing on birds, other wildlife and their habitats. It is also home to Audubon Connecticut, the state office of the National Audubon Society.
For more information, visit Greenwich.Audubon.org/Events. Audubon Greenwich is located at 613 Riversville Rd, Greenwich. See ad, page 4.