Programs

Hummingbird and Nature Festival

September 25 and 26, 2020
Programs

Hummingbird and Nature Festival

September 25 and 26, 2020

After a successful first Hummingbird Festival, plans are underway for the second annual event.  Stay tuned for more information. 

At the festival look forward to:

  • View Festival MAP HERE
  • View Festival SCHEDULE HERE
  • Up-close views of Ruby-throated hummingbirds
  • Guest speakers - some with live animals!
  • Bayou Boat Tours (additional fee $10/person)
  • Native Plant Sale- PLANT LIST
  • Commemorative merchandise (stemless wine glasses and shirts)
  • Children's activity area
  • Facepainting for children
  • Craft and gift vendors
  • Food vendors
  • American Fringe tree (Chionanthus virginicus)
  • American snowbells (Styrax americana)
  • Aromatic Aster (Aster oblongifolius)
  • American beautyberry (Calicarpa americana)
  • Bee Balm (Monarda fistulosa)
  • Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta)
  • Blue Cardinal flower (Lobelia siphilitica)
  • Blue mistflower (Conoclinum coelestinum)
  • Butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa)
  • Cardinal flower (Lobelia cardinalis)
  • Carolina Jessamine (Gelesemium sempervirens)
  • Christmas fern (Polystichum acrostichoides)
  • Copper Iris (Iris flava)
  • Coral honeysuckle (Lonicera sempervirens)
  • Deciduous holly (Ilex decidua)
  • Firepink (Silene virginica)
  • Goldenrod (Solidago rugosa 'fireworks')
  • Joe Pye weed (Eupatorium fistulosum)
  • Lizard’s tail (Saururus cernuus)
  • Muhly grass (Muhlenbergia capillaris)
  • Mountain Azaela (Rhododendron canescens)
  • Native Blue Blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum)
  • Paw Paw (Asimina triloba)
  • Pinnate prairie coneflower (Ratibita pinnata)
  • Rattlesnake master (Eryngium yuccifolium)
  • Red Buckeye (Aesculus pavia)
  • Rose Mallow (Hibiscus moscheutos)
  • Spotted bee balm (Monarda punctata)
  • Stokes aster (Stokesia laevis)
  • Swamp Azalea (Rhododendron serrulatum)
  • Swamp Milkweed (Asclepias incarnata)
  • Swamp titi (Cyrilla racemiflora)
  • Whorled Milkweed (Asclepias verticilata)

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Hummingbird Happy Hour
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Hummingbird Happy Hour

Friday, September 13, 2019 at 5:00pm

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Festival Speakers
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Festival Speakers

Learn about our panel of speakers who will be featured at the Hummingbird Festival!

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