Bishop Hill Hummingbird Festival

Bishop Hill Hummingbird Festival
May 30, 2019 Cheryl Osborne
hummingbird drinking the nectar from a purple flower
August 18, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Bishop Hill Creative Commons
309 North Bishop Hill Street
Bishop Hill IL
Bishop Hill Creative Commons
Bishop Hill Hummingbird Festival @ Bishop Hill Creative Commons

Spend the day in the gardens and prairies of Bishop Hill at our first annual Hummingbird Festival, a new part of the third annual Plein Air painting event. Most of the event is free! Donations accepted.

Schedule of events:
8:00 am – 10:00 am
Birding with Audubon – Join John James Audubon for a bird watching tour of Bishop Hill. ($10 suggested donation)
12:00 – 4:00 Hummingbird Banding in the Prairie
12:00 – 4:00 Song Bird Banding near the Cemetery
12:00 – 4:00 Hands-On Hummingbird Crafts for Kids
1:00 Hummingbird Tales w/ Brian “Fox” Ellis
3:00 Audubon’s Hummingbird Stories
5:00 Plein Air Art Exhibit and Awards Ceremony

Call 309-696-1017 or visit The Bishop Hill Creative Commons Facebook Page for more Information.