Here’s your handy guide to events happening throughout Windsor and Essex County. During your stay here, you have the opportunity to discover over 390 species of rare and migratory birds. In fact, over 80% of bird species recorded in Ontario have been seen and heard here. So get your binoculars and get out there!

Festival of Hawks

Saturday September 09, 2017 to Sunday September 10, 2017

The Hawk Fest beckons outdoor lovers to some awesome activities and Holiday Beach is ranked as the top hawk watching site in Canada by Audubon Magazine, and the third best in all of North America.

Festival of Hawks

Saturday September 16, 2017 to Sunday September 17, 2017

Join the experts from the Holiday Beach Migration Observatory for this annual celebration of the great migration. See thousands of raptors and other birds as they make their journey south.

9 am – 3 pm daily; $15 a day/car
Holiday Beach Conservation Area – 6952 County Rd. 50 W., Amherstburg


333 Riverside Drive West, Suite 103
Windsor, Ontario N9A 7C5
Toll Free: 1.800.265.3633