A free, all-day event to educate and inspire people to welcome wildlife - such as birds and butterflies - into their backyards, gardens and communities
15th Annual Backyard Wildlife Festival
Saturday, May 9th, 2015
9:00am to 3:00pm
Tukwila Community Center
Join us as we celebrate wildlife, nature and gardening at the 15th Annual Backyard Wildlife Festival! This event features presentations from local experts including Sue Goetz and Marianne Binetti, along with a variety of educational exhibitors, arts & craft vendors and native plant sales.
Don’t leave the kids at home... there is plenty to keep the entire family entertained at this event – so make sure you check out the Kids Garden Party area.
2015 Event Day Schedule
9:00am - 3:00pm - Arts and Crafts Marketplace, Educational Exhibitor Booths and Native Plant Sales
9:30am - 3:00pm – Kids Garden Party: Arts, Crafts, and Garden Planting
9:30am – Guided Bird Tour along the Duwamish River
10:30am – Marianne Binetti, “Saving the World: Bee Happy! Projects and Plantings for Bee and Bird Pollinators”
11:00am – Bubbleman Show
11:30am - Sue Goetz - Top Ten Multi-Purpose Herbs
12:30pm – Marianne Binetti, “Landscape Planning for the Birds and the Bees”
1:30pm – Stacy Davison, “Incredible Edibles: Fantastic Flowers for Pollinators and People”