Raptor Fest

Saturday, September 15, 2018

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.

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Experience the thrill of viewing New York's premier predators live and up close. Join NYC Parks at the annual Raptor Fest hosted by the Urban Park Rangers, Van Cortlandt Park Conservancy, Friends of Van Cortlandt Park, and NYC Audubon. 

Meet eagles, owls, hawks and kestrels up close!

This event is a great way for kids to learn about birds of prey, including owls and hawks, get up close and personal with them, and watch them perform amazing aerial feats.

The event is free to the public and will include live demonstrations and education/activity tables. Activities are provided by the Urban Park Rangers; and live flying demonstrations are presented by Skyhunters in Flight.


Location Details:
Enter at Putnam Avenue and Van Cortlandt Park South.



Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 548-0912


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