David Allen Sibley's ongoing efforts to understand the birds and trees of North America have led him to write and illustrate the celebrated Sibley Guides series. His inventive presentations include inspired lectures, illustration workshops, and nature walks.
Bird Fest 2021 Schedule Coming Soon
Birdiest Festival in America
has earned its wings!
Welcoming keynote speaker, renown author,
illustrator of The Sibley Guide to Birds,
presenting “The Art of Identification”
Friday, April 23 included in $35 basic Festival registration
or separate ticketing!
Based at South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center, before cancellation, the 2020 festival had doubled its registration! Now larger and longer than ever,
2021 brings birders to the Gulf Coast to experience amazing spring migration in perhaps the busiest flyway in the country, featuring numerous different field trips to famous
South Texas ranch and coastal hot spots, one led by Sibley himself! Presentations, workshops, bird walks,
several Jonathan Wood Raptor Project shows.
Opening reception with Happy Hour cash bar and
Texas BBQ dinner, Vendor Trade Show,
artisan booths, Saturday Family Fun Day,
and a brand new four-day
limited to eight participants!