Anna's hummingbird photograph provided by  John Wise .

Anna's hummingbird photograph provided by John Wise.

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Birding Events

We like to share information about birding events and festivals happening in our surrounding area. 

  • Olympic BirdFest 2019 Come Bird With Us Sequim, Washington, April 12-14, 2019

    Grab your binoculars and join the 16th annual Olympic BirdFest 2019 celebration at the Dungeness River Audubon Center, April 12-14, 2019.

    The stage is set…quiet bays and estuaries, sandy beaches, a five-mile-long sand spit, and a protected island bird sanctuary on the Strait of Juan de Fuca;

    wetlands, tide pools, rainforests, and lush river valleys. The players are ready …

    Marbled Murrelets, Rhinoceros Auklets, Harlequin Ducks, Black Oystercatchers, Peregrine Falcons, Barred and Pygmy Owls will be sporting their finest spring plumage for this celebration. Enjoy guided birding trips, boat tour, and a gala banquet. Our featured speaker this year, John Marzluff, is a professor of wildlife science at the University of Washington and a noted author.

    Come bird with us and experience with others the spectacular landscapes of the Olympic Peninsula …you just might go home with a new bird for your life list! Check out the offerings by going online (

    Precede your BirdFest weekend with a three-day, two night birding cruise of the spectacular San Juan Islands on April 9-11, 2019. Visit San Juan and Sucia Islands, and more. Stay at the historic Roche Harbor Resort.

    Extend your Birdfest weekend with the Neah Bay post-trip, April 14-16, 2019: two and one-half days exploring northwest coastal Washington, a region rarely seen by birders.

    Contact us by phone, at 360-681-4076,

    E-mail us at ,

    Or write to us at: Dungeness River Audubon Center P.O. Box 2450 Sequim, WA 98382

  • A summary of other events statewide may be found at the Washington State Audubon site:


Check out KAS-sponsored Field Trips - linked from our field trip page: