Festival of Birds

Monday May 1 – Monday May 22, 2017. Located at the crossroads of major migration routes, Point Pelee National Park welcomes thousands of birds and birdwatchers alike each spring. Dedicated to the protection and presentation of this unique part of Canada, Point Pelee National Park is home to a diversity of species seen few other places in the country. The best time to see the greatest diversity of songbirds is the first three weeks of May. Forty-two (42) of the 55 regularly occurring warbler species in North America have been recorded at Point Pelee.

During the Festival enjoy:

  • Morning and afternoon birding hikes
  • Twilight hikes exploring the DeLaurier Trail and the American Woodcock
  • Lunch and Learn session
  • Wildflower walks
  • The Early Bird gets the Wine: May 6 & 7 at 11:30 am, birding and wineries! $85

Festival of Birds Calendar

Birding Hikes $20, FREE Park admission in 2017 with the Parks Canada Discovery Pass to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday
519.326.6173 /1.888.707.3533, www.friendsofpointpelee.com
Point Pelee National Park – 1118 Point Pelee Dr., Leamington


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