CANCELLED: Raptor Fest
Saturday, October 3, 2015
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.
Experience the thrill of viewing New York's premier predators live and up close.
Join NYC Parks at the 18th annual Raptor Fest hosted by the Urban Park Rangers. The event is free to the public and will include live demonstrations, a raptor viewing area, and education/activity tables. Activities are provided by the Urban Park Rangers; live flying demonstrations by Skyhunters in Flight, and static animal displays by Wildlife in Need of Rescue and Rehabilitation.
This event is a great way for kids to learn about birds of prey, get up close and personal with them, and watch them perform amazing aerial feats. There will be at least a dozen different of birds on display, including falcons, hawks, owls, and ravens.