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Mecklenburg County
Park and Recreation
5841 Brookshire Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28216

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Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact

Nature Centers
980-314-1000

Hummingbird Festival​

​​​2019 Hummingbird Festival​

Praying mantis custome girl

On August 24 Reedy Creek Nature Center will host the 12th Annual Hummingbird Festival. This is a fun family event to enjoy the outdoors in a festive environment.

Join us from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at:

2900 Rocky River Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28215




Hummingbird Festival flying out of Susan Campbell's hand 

Activities for all ages: 

  • Bird Banding by Susan Campbell
  • ​Birding Hikes
  • "The Great Hummingbird Challenge"
  • Face painting
  • Drumming Circle
  • Guest speakers and more


Guest Speakers Schedule

10:00 a.m.   Jill Palmer of Mecklenburg County Audubon Society - Effects of Climate Change on Birds

11:00 a.m.    Debbie Foster of H.A.W.K. - Habitat for Hummingbirds

12:00 p.m.    Judy Walker of Mecklenburg County Audubon Society - Bird Migration 101

1:00 p.m.       Lisa Thompkins of Piedmont Native Plant Society - Native Plants for Hummingbirds and other Pollinators

2:00 p.m.       Susan Campbell will talk about her research on hummingbirds


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Vendor Application. Vendor spaces are limited and being filled as applications are received. 




Address

Office Location:

Mecklenburg County
Park and Recreation
5841 Brookshire Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28216

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact

Nature Centers
980-314-1000