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Office Location:

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

MAP

Hours: Mon-Sat 9 a.m. - 5 p.m
Sun 1 p.m. - 5 p.m

Contact

Nature Centers
980-314-1000

Hummingbird Festival​

​​​2017 Hummingbird Festival​

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On August 19 Reedy Creek Nature Center will host the 10th 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: 

  • Bir​d Banding by Susan Campbell
  • Science experiments by  High Touch - High tech
  • Story Telling by Mother Nature
  • ​"Lucky Draw" auction
  • ​Birding Hikes
  • "The Great Hummingbird Challenge"
  • Facepaingitng
  • Art Show
  • Guest speakers and more



Vendors at the Ruby Market Place offer:​

  • Jewelry
  • Glasswork
  • Photography
  • Hummingbird Houses
  • Bird-themed gifts
  • Crochet gifts

Some of the food vendors are:

  • ​Thrasher Dawgs
  • Hungry Howies
  • Yummi Bahn Me
  • Spoon's BBQ
  • Junior Scoops


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COMING SOON!!!
Our migrating guest is on his way, during the festival you will have the opportunity to name him. 

Learn about local non profit organizations who care a whole lot about the environment:
- Mecklenburg Audubon
- Carolina Thread Trial

To become a vendor you will need to fill out and submit your
Vendor Application

To submit artwork for the Art Show you will need the
2017 Art Show Application


Address

Office Location:

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

MAP

Hours: Mon-Sat 9 a.m. - 5 p.m
Sun 1 p.m. - 5 p.m

Contact

Nature Centers
980-314-1000