NYC Audubon Festivals and Partner Events


3rd Annual Raptorama! Festival

[b]Red-tailed Hawk[/b][br]© François PortmannRed-tailed Hawk
© François Portmann

Sunday, October 18, 1-4:00pm
With American Littoral Society, Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy and the National Park Service

Celebrate birds of prey virtually with us! Learn about these magnificent birds from experts like Don Riepe and Tod Winston, and hear about raptor conservation from an NYC Audubon scientist. Adults and kids alike can enjoy a raptor-themed craft from artist Autumn Kioti. The whole event will conclude with a live stream of rehabilitator Bobby Horvath's hawks, owls, and eagles from Marine Park in Brooklyn. Registration for viewing Bobby's demonstration in-person is being offered separately. Virtual event is limited to 500. In-person event is limited to 10 per session. Free

Click here to register for virtual event

Click here to register for in-person raptor demonstration 


Full Festival Schedule Coming Soon!

1:00pm - Raptorama Festival begins online

2:00pm - In-person raptor demonstrations begin (streamed live on Zoom)

2:30pm - Online portion of Raptorama Festival ends

4:00pm - In-person raptor demonstrations end


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