Fun for Families!
|Kids Area Fun Stations:|
|Swift Adventure Game|| Obstacle Course – “Bird Hurdles”!
|Save Our Swift Craft||Make your own window clings to prevent bird collisions|
|Swift Toss|| Fling the wooden swift into its chimney home
| Fly Like a Swift Migration Game
||Try out life-sized swift wings!|
|Selfies with a Swift||Get a pic of yourself with a swift|
|Refuge Table||Prizes, giveaways, volunteer opportunities, endangered songbirds, trails|
|Reptiles!||Austin Reptile will be here with snakes!|
|Flying for the Earth|| Learn all about birds and meet Phoenix, the Eurasian Eagle Owl!
|Fire Truck||Travis County ESD#1 will have their truck on display|
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 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.