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July 2018

Showcasing films from around the world at Science World’s Science Theatre [July 1 – August 26]

Time: See detailed schedule Price: Regular Admission applies Science World will be offering a summer long series of bird films from around the world. Science World is one of Vancouver’s star attractions with easy access from the Vancouver Convention Centre and the downtown by skytrain, car or bicycle.

August 2018

Birds of the 604 [August 1 – September 30]

From August 1 to September 30, Birds of the 604 and the Vancouver Bird Strategy will be on display at the VanDusen Botanical Garden. The exhibition created by students of Langara’s Design Formation program partnered with Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation to illustrate bird friendly building and landscape design.

25th Anniversary Photo Exhibition [August 11- September 30]

Maplewood Flats Conservation Area is hosting a photo exhibition for it’s 25th anniversary! A group of of photos from those submitted to us for the exhibition will be chosen for display. As well, there will be a wall of photos taken by youth visitors and instagram photographers. This event will be the opening reception for…

Stanley Park Ecology Society [August 19-26]

    Stanley Park Ecology Society will be offering a host of activities during the festival please see their website for full details. More information

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Field Trips to great birding and nature locations around Vancouver [August 20-26]

Field trips to local birding and scenic areas run all week long.

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Bird of the Week

BC has 573 species of birds and many of these species can be found in and around Vancouver. Join us every week as we profile a new bird species for you to discover – expand your knowledge and understanding, learn to recognize each species’ amazing vocalizations and develop an appreciation for the fascinating role that…

Kingfisher Summer Camp [August 20-24]

    In conjunction with the Vancouver International Bird Festival, we present an adventurous and creative summer camps designed for young bird lovers aged 7-13. Info:  https://kingfisheraugustcamp.eventbrite.ca

Thunderbird

Who: Aeriosa and Spakwus Slulem Eagle Song Dancers What: a collaborative performance by Squamish Sea-Going Canoe Family Dancers & Singers and Aeriosa Vertical Dancers How to watch: Join the crowd near Douglas Coupland’s Digital Orca Sculpture in Jack Poole Plaza

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Words Rising, Birds Rising – A Coast Salish Artists Residency [August 20-29]

Artists: Christie Lee Charles Wil George Charlene George Curator: Kamala Todd Date: August 20th – August 29th Time: 9am – 9:45pm daily, except Sunday 9am-4:45pm Location: Roundhouse Exhibition Hall Opening Reception and Presentations: Friday, August 24th, 6pm – 9pm From August 20-29, the Vancouver Park Board in partnership with the Roundhouse welcomes artists Christie Charles (of…

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Bird Festival Day at Grouse Mountain

As part of the Vancouver International Bird Festival, the Grouse Mountain Refuge for Endangered Wildlife will be showcasing a variety of bird-focused demonstrations and activities – all included with your Mountain Admission ticket. Pick up your Nature & Birding Expo discount voucher at this event! More information Check the schedule to get a free shuttle…

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3:00 pm — 4:00 pm
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Birds on Parade!

    As the  scientists and bird enthusiasts from around the world flock to Vancouver for the 27th International Ornithological Congress, and First Annual Vancouver International Bird Festival, we’re planning to greet them as part of the grand opening parade along the seawall in Vancouver’s beautiful Coal Harbour. Birds on stilts! Bird puppets! Bird flags…

Festival Opening Ceremony: Parade of Birds and a fanfare by the Vancouver Symphony Brass Quintet

The festival begins with a jam-packed opening ceremony. A Parade of Birds will come down from Stanley Park to Jack Poole Plaza; Aeriosa Vertical Dance group will descend from the building; First Nations will deliver a greeting; Canada Post will the launch their new stamps and a fanfare by the Vancouver Symphony Brass Quintet (“Gathering…

New Canada Stamp Unveiling

Location: Terrace, Vancouver Convention Centre 1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3 Time: 5pm

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