Hummingbird Migration Celebration: Sept. 5-7, 2014 (9am-5pm)

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Watch the video below to see what you can expect at this year's festival!

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Cost:

$15 for adults (13 - 64 years old)
$10 for seniors
$10 per person for people traveling in 12 passenger van or greater (to cut down on parking) -- Driver admitted free.
$5 for children 5 - 12 years old
Children under 5 years old admitted free.

Festival Highlights

  • Hummingbird Viewing and Banding with the Hummer/Bird Study Group -- You may get a chance to release one back into the wild!
  • Guided Wagon Rides and Nature Walks through Strawberry Plains Audubon Center's 2600-Acre Nature Sanctuary
  • Kids' Nature Tent
  • Live Animal Shows
  • Special Guest Speakers
  • Resources for Creating a Wildlife-Friendly Backyard
  • Native Plant Sale
  • Experts on Conservation, Ecology and Bird Migration
  • Local Artists and Vendors Selling Crafts, Art, Bird Feeders, Gifts, Souvenirs, etc. (Please bring your own bag for purchases. Some vendors do not accept credit cards)
  • Food and drinks will be available at concession stand

Important Information:
NO smoking, pets, trailers. Coolers are only permitted in parking area.

VOLUNTEER! Are you interested in getting an inside look at the Hummingbird Migration Celebration and helping out with one of the biggest nature festivals in the country? Be a volunteer! Click here to learn more.

Help us with our goal of creating a sustainable, low waste, festival!!

We make reducing our waste and hosting a more sustainable festival one of our main goals. And you can help us!

  • Carpool!
  • Bring or buy a sturdy, reusable water bottle
  • Look for recycling bins, compost areas and trash cans -- Make sure to throw your trash in the right place
  • Reduce waste whenever you can.
  • Bring reusable bags for shopping!

Thanks to our 2013 Festival Sponsors:

American Pacific Paneling, Inc. Bank of Holly Springs
Bob & Sheryl Bowen Byhalia Garden Club
Carlisle's Big Star Citizens Bank
Collierville Animal Clinic Cousin's Shell
DeSoto Magazine FedEx
Bruce & Alisa Firehock First Security Bank
First State Bank Graphic Systems, Inc.
Health 1st Family Medical Ctr. Tom & Jane Heineke
Hunter Douglas Holly Springs Tourism & Recreation Bureau
Colonel Steve & Charlotte Icardi Jones & Schneller, PLLC
Kirkwood National Golf Club & Cottages Memphis Hearing Aid, Ben W. Cox, Au.D.
Memphis Parent Magazine Merchants & Farmers Bank
Murphy's Custom Brick, Inc. North Central
NovaCopy Parker-Hannifin Raycor Division
George Poteet Potts Camp Family Medical Clinic
Utley Properties, Mark Utley Waste Connections of MS
WEVL 89.9 Wild Birds Unlimited
Winston E. Wolfe Byers Law Firm, LLC
Trinity Mission Health & Rehab  

Need more information? Interested in bringing a bus or a group?
Contact Us!

Susie Murphy
662-252-1155
dmurphy@audubon.org

For more information about Holly Springs, contact the Holly Springs Tourism Office:
Holly Springs Tourism
148 East College Ave. Holly Springs MS 38635
Toll Free 888-687-4765 Local 662-252-2515 Fax 662-252-2696
http://www.visithollysprings.com

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