Hawk Weekend Festival Sept 15-17

When:
September 15, 2017 @ 12:00 am – September 17, 2017 @ 12:00 am
2017-09-15T00:00:00-05:00
2017-09-17T00:00:00-05:00
Contact:
Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory
218-428-6209

Come and celebrate the fall bird migration with us! Hawk Weekend is the annual festival held by the Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory in Duluth, MN. It is a wonderful opportunity to showcase one of North America’s best places to experience the fall bird migration at Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve. There will be a variety of field trips, hikes, programs, and activities for all ages!

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (final posted when registration opens June 1st)

Wed. Sept. 13th & Thurs. Sept. 14th

Pre-festival workshop “The Best of Hawk Ridge”

Friday, September 15th

9am-4pm: Bird Migration & Programs at Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve

Late afternoon/early evening: Birding and Natural History Train Trip on Lake Superior Mississippi Railroad

*Please note Friday dinner/speaker will not be held as part of the festival, due to separate gala event taking place on Friday, September 29th

Saturday, September 16th

Early morning: Birding Field Trips

9am-4pm: Bird Migration & Programs at Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve

Afternoon: Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory Annual Meeting (Time TBA)

7pm: Evening Program (Guest Speaker TBA)

*Please note Saturday dinner/fundraiser will not be held as part of the festival, due to gala event taking place on Friday, September 29th

Sunday, September 17th

Early morning: Birding Field Trips

9am-4pm: Bird Migration & Programs at Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve

OTHER HELPFUL INFORMATION

If you have not visited Hawk Ridge, we recommend you reading our Visitor’s Guide 

Water, soda, and light snacks are available for purchase in our merchandise trailer. While we strive to have food trucks available at our event, we can’t guarantee lunch food for purchase. There are many restaurants within a 5-10 minute drive of Hawk Ridge.

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