Birdfest & Bluegrass
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About the Event
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The annual Friends of the Refuge festival is going virtual this year! Learn about the culture and history of our area and how it affects how we use the land, impress your friends when you can identify backyard birds and their call, enjoy crafts and Bluegrass music.
Find all event videos and content links on Facebook: www.Facebook.com/RidgefieldBirdFest You do not need a Facebook account to view content.
Test Your Knowledge with a Refuge Trivia Night from 7PM-9PM on Friday, October 2nd. Register your team for this exciting Zoom trivia event at www.ridgefieldfriends.org/birdfest-bluegrass/
Learn About the Refuge with a full day of engaging videos covering What Makes the Refuge Home, Bird Language, Plankhouse Tours, Ethnobotany, Crane Tours, and more!
Engage the Kids with a fun Craft and Activity packet with materials and instructions to make a tambourine, Bird Binoculars, and a Bird Feeder! Color your own Bird Book and try out a new Scavenger Hunt. Packets will be available for no-contact pick-up while supplies last beginning Friday, October 2nd.
Create and Improve Your Skills with a Watercolor Painting Workshop with Ridgefield Art Association’s Maureen O’Reilly.
Enjoy the Sounds of musicians from the comfort of your own livingroom (or backyard while you watch the birds!)
Support Local with our BirdFest Vendor Fair. Find photographers, woodworkers, jewelry makers, painters, farmers and more in our online marketplace.