The Creston Valley is a vital birdwatching site, important bird area, and staging area for migratory birds with over three hundred species recorded. The Creston Valley Bird Fest celebrates this incredible diversity in an environmentally sensitive manner, inviting residents and visitors to expand their interest in the world of birds. This year, on May 13 through 15, Creston Valley the festival is celebrating its 10-year anniversary. The festival offers a variety of birdwatching activities guided by field experts on foot, kayak, canoe, bike, or safari bus. There are also workshops, photography/art displays, and other activities. Keynote Speaker to be announced. 

Contact Ulrike Sliworsky, Bird Festival Coordinator, at for more information or visit