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Online Ticket Sales are Now Closed

Thank you for your interest in attending the 25th annual Whooping Crane Festival!

In an effort to be sure we are well prepared for this Thursday, online ticket sales are now closed. However, ONSITE TICKET SALES WILL STILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE.


Onsite Ticket Purchase Information:

Location: Port Aransas Civic Center, 710 W. Avenue A

Times: During trade show hours (Thursday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m)


What Can You Buy?

Any event that’s not sold out! Currently, that includes the below events (subject to change):

  • Birding & Nature Boat Tours

  • Island Birding & Nature Bus Tour

  • Amos Rehabilitation Keep Tours

  • Birdwatching Workshop featuring Gary Clark

  • Photography & Birdwatching Boat Trip featuring Kathy Adams Clark and Scott Holt

  • Wine, Whine, & Design Whoopers

  • Processing Tips for Bird Photographers Workshop featuring Kathy Adams Clark

  • Birdwatching Workshop featuring Gary Clark

  • Presentations

    • Dr. George Archibald, International Crane Foundation Presentation

    • Migration of Whooping Cranes Presentation w/ David Brandt

    • Presentation by Dr. Roberta Bondar, Dr. Roberta Bondar Foundation

    • “20 Years On: Status of the Eastern Migratory Population of Whooping Cranes” presented by Anne Lacy, International Crane Foundation

    • International Crane Foundation’s Work in Texas presented by Dr. Liz Smith, International Crane Foundation

    • Louisiana Whooping Cranes: After a Decade What’s Working and What Challenges Remain? Presented by Sara Zimorski