Fun for Families!
|2016 Fun Stations:|
|Swift Adventure Game||Obstacle Course|
|Save Our Swift Craft||Make your own window clings to prevent bird collisions|
|Fly Like a Swift||Try out life-sized swift wings!|
|Selfies with a Swift||Get a pic of yourself with a swift|
|Refuge Table||Pokemon Go, prizes, giveaways, volunteer opportunities, endangered songbirds, trails|
|Reptiles!||Robert Lindsey shows off his snakes and reptiles!|
|Flying for the Earth||Learn all about birds and meet Phoenix, the Eurasian Eagle Owl! There will be photos with Phoenix and a kids’ activity table.|
Games and activities for children of all ages are an important part of the festival. Different stations offer fun activities for kids to learn about Chimney Swifts and nature and to encourage them to get outside to enjoy, explore, and learn! Learning about the challenges of migration and how birds are built to fly are part of the fun.
Nature Themed Vendors
A range of vendors make Swift Fest a shopper’s delight! From unique bird feeders, to Swift henna tattoos, to amazing photography and artwork – come prepared to do your holiday shopping and have some fun.
Wildlife conservation partners doing important work in the Texas Hill Country and elsewhere will have booths at Swift Fest. Learn what they are doing to protect our Hill Country wildlife and the habitat they depend upon.