Birding Festivals in California and Nearby

See Field Trips, Programs, Owens Lake, and CBC pages for more!

Due to current circumstances, it is unclear what festivals will be held in 2021. Please stay tuned for updates.


Wings Over Willcox
Willcox, Arizona

Morro Bay Winter Bird Festival
Morro Bay, CA

Galt Winter Bird Festival
Galt, CA

Snow Goose Festival of the Pacific Flyway
Chico, CA


Winter Wings Festival
Klamath Falls, Oregon
President’s Day Weekend

Eastern Sierra Audubon Event Great Backyard Bird Count
Your backyard!

San Francisco Bay Flyway Festival
Mare Island, Vallejo, CA

San Diego Bird Festival
San Diego, CA

California Duck Days
Davis, CA


Godwit Days
Arcata, CA

Eastern Sierra Event Owens Lake Bird Festival
Lone Pine, CA
April 2021

To be announced. Stay tuned.


Eastern Sierra Event Mono Basin Bird Chautauqua
Lee Vining, CA
June 2021

To be announced. Stay tuned.


Sandhill Crane Festival
Lodi, CA

California Swan Festival
Marysville, CA

Focusing on birds, other wildlife and their habitats.