NOTICE: Due to the federal government shutdown, the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge is closed to the public. Birdfest has NOT been canceled and activities will be occurring at other locations. Please check the event website for information about any changes to activities and activity locations.
Join the Friends of Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge and the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge Staff for a wonder-filled weekend of nature, wildlife and Native American culture.
This family-friendly two-day event features workshops, activities, guided walks and hikes for all ages and abilities, storytelling, arts and crafts and much more!
Activities start at 7:30 a.m. each morning and go until 5 p.m.
Some activities have suggested donations or fees, but most are free of charge.
To view a full event schedule, visit ridgefieldfriends.org/birdfest/