Friday, April 25, 2014

Updated Tour Availability--4/25/14

Spring Wings kicks off today with tours tomorrow!    
There will be plenty of activities for the whole family to enjoy and exhibits in the Multi-purpose Building at the Churchill County Fairgrounds this afternoon and tomorrow from 10-4:00. Buy a seat to see an entertaining and informative show about a unique raptor bird or come in from the rain and learn about the birding commmunity in this unique area of our country. 
Tours will go rain or shine--they just may require some modifications. We will inform you upon check in if anything has changed.    

Here’s the updated tour availability:

“Amazing Birds of Prey”--tonight, Friday, April 25: 19 remaining seats Admission: $8 = 12yrs and over; $3 = under 12yrs.

Saturday, April 26:

Meander the Morning Marsh Canoe Float Tour--Saturday, April 26: 6:30-11am 
7 Seats $30 

Wild for the Woodies!  7:30 – 10:30am;
3 seats left; $30   

Wander the Wetlands 7am – 10am; 3 seats left; $20

Birding the Historic Haunts of Fallon 4pm – 7pm; 5 seats left; $20

Meander the Sunset Marsh Canoe Float Tour 4pm – 7:30pm; 5 seats left; $30

Wander the Wetlands 4pm – 7pm; 4 seats left; $20
 
Tours will be available for purchase at the door but cannot be reserved through email after 4:00 p.m. today. There will be a board displaying available seats and this page will be updated until 4 p.m.

 

 








 

 

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

News for Saturday...

Free Family Fun at the Spring Wings Festival, Saturday April 26 10am - 4pm, at the Churchill County Fairgrounds in the multipurpose building! Enjoy, learn and have fun with many hands-on crafts and activities hosted by area agencies and groups.
 
Workshops:
11:30am - Have lunch with a wood duck family as you watch their amazing life journey in this PBS/Nature HD film "An Original Duck-u-mentary" 

1:30pm - Visit with experts from Cabela's to learn how to properly fit and use binoculars and scopes, including the latest in HD vision! 

4:30pm - Join us for a very special presentation by Jenni Jeffers, NV Dept of Wildlife biologist as she introduces you to the Valley Vultures (with a live Turkey vulture to meet up close!)

Raffles and door prize drawings for bird feeders, garden art, framed art, Vortex binoculars and more will conclude what is planned to be a great Migration Celebration weekend!

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Best Western/Fallon Inn--Proud Supporter of the 2014 Spring Wings Festival

The Best Western/Fallon Inn will offer a

15% discount when you mention Spring Wings!

It is located at:
1035 W. Williams Ave. in Fallon, NV

Call 775-423-6005 for more information or go to:
 
 Sign up for tours! Less than 10 days until the events begin!

 

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Updated Tour Availability--March 28, 2014

Although there is plenty of room left on most tours, the following tours have 5 seats or less:
 
Wild for the Woodies! on Saturday, April 26, from 7:30 – 10:30am; 3 seats left; $30
 
Wander the Wetlands on Saturday, April 26, from 7am – 10am; 5 seats left; $20
 
Wander the Wetlands on Saturday, April 26, from 4pm – 7pm; 5 seats left; $20 
Don't delay! Reserve your seats today and be sure to check out the other tours we're offering. Plenty of room to accommodate the whole family!