Lighthouse Point Park Migration Festival 2017

Sunday, September 17, 2017
8:00am - 3:00pmNew Haven, Connecticut

Location Details

Lighthouse Point Park

2 Lighthouse Road, New Haven, 06512

Lighthouse Point Park Migration Festival 2017

September 17, 2017 - New Haven, CT

Come celebrate birds, butterflies, and dragonflies, and enjoy the spectacle and mystery of migration at one of the best places to see migrating wild hawks in New England—Lighthouse Point Park, a recognized Important Bird Area. Festivities will include:

  • Live Bird Shows
  • Bird Banding Demonstrations
  • Family-Fun Activities
  • Old-Fashioned Carousel Rides
  • Historic Lighthouse Tours
  • Live Bluegrass Music
  • Hands-on Butterfly Tagging
  • Bird Walks
  • And More!

Select here to view full details and schedule of events. No rain date. A suggested donation of $5.00 per car is appreciated. Proceeds go towards next year’s event.

This event is funded by Audubon Connecticut, Elm City Park Conservancy, Friends of Lighthouse Point Park, the New Haven Bird Club, and the New Haven Board of Park Commissioners.

Event partners include: City of New Haven's Department of Parks, Recreation and Trees; Friends of Lighthouse Point Park; New Haven Bird Club; Connecticut Butterfly Association; Audubon Connecticut; Menunkatuck Audubon Society; Connecticut Ornithological Association; and Elm City Parks Conservancy

Other Upcoming Events


Morning Bird Walk

Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 7:00am


Fall Migrants Bird Walk

Fall Migrants Bird Walk

Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 7:30am



Hawk Watch Field Trip

Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 9:00am


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