Bird LA Day Events Calendar 2018-02-10T11:44:53+00:00

With so many events taking place throughout Los Angeles County, there’s something for everyone!

Downtown/Central LA

Eastside

Westside

Valley and Parts North

South Bay

May
12
Sat
Diamond Bar BirdBlitz @ Summitridge Park
May 12 all-day
Diamond Bar BirdBlitz @ Summitridge Park

Please join us for the first ever citywide census of birdlife and natural history of Diamond Bar, a community in the east San Gabriel Valley.

Bird LA Day at Rubio Canyon
May 12 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Bird LA Day at Rubio Canyon
Bird LA Day celebrates the birds of Southern California and LA’s amazing biodiversity. Join our knowledgeable docents for an early morning bird walk through Rubio Preserve – home to a dazzling array of local birds and migratory guests.
Intersection of Rubio Vista Rd and Pleasantridge Dr, Altadena, CA 91001.  The trail begins between the two houses (1351 and 1342) on the corner.
Bird LA Day at the LA County Arboretum with Pasadena Audubon Society @ Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden
May 12 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Bird LA Day at the LA County Arboretum with Pasadena Audubon Society @ Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden

This fun and easy walk is for birders of all ages and experience levels. Meet on the steps leading to the entrance of the Arboretum. Admission for the walk has been waived today for Bird LA Day!

Moore Laboratory of Zoology Bird Walk & Collection Tour @ Moore Laboratory of Zoology, Occidental College
May 12 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Moore Laboratory of Zoology Bird Walk & Collection Tour @ Moore Laboratory of Zoology, Occidental College

Join the Moore Laboratory of Zoology for a morning of campus birding followed by a collection and lab tour. Meet us at the fountain near the main entrance located on Alumni Drive at 8:00 a.m. The collection and lab tour will begin at 10:30 a.m. at the Moore Lab on Bird Road. Coffee and light refreshments will be served after our bird walk.

Bird LA Day at Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden @ Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bird LA Day at Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden @ Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden

Included with Garden admission: Guided bird walk at 8:00 a.m. Family-friendly discovery stations all about birds 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Stay and explore the 86-acre Garden on your own. Garden closes at 5 p.m. Picinic area. Free parking.

Los Angeles River Rover – Wild for the Planet @ Los Angeles Zoo
May 12 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Los Angeles River Rover - Wild for the Planet @ Los Angeles Zoo |  |  |

Stop by Friends of the Los Angeles River’s Rover for Bird Day LA! The Los Angeles River Rover will be in front of the Los Angeles Zoo in celebration of Wild for the Planet. In the spirit of Bird LA Day, our theme on the LA River Rover will highlight the wonderful birds found along the LA River.

Birds and Bikes @ Jeff Seymour Family Center Park
May 12 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Birds and Bikes @ Jeff Seymour Family Center Park

This is a fun, family-friendly Bikes and Birds event in partnership with Pasadena Audubon Society and Bike San Gabriel Valley. The group will meet at Jeff Seymour Family Center Park at 5:00 PM and then ride the 3.7 miles to Peck Road Watershed Park for a sunset birding trip. The birding portion will be led by Luke Tiller of Pasadena Audubon. If you aren’t able to join us for the biking portion, feel free to meet us at Peck Park around 6:00 PM. If you’re planning on attending either portion, please let Kym know (kym.buzdygon@pasadenaaudubon.org). If there’s interest, a smaller group might bike to Progress Brewery afterwards.

Parrots of Pasadena Walk, Talk and Cocktail Reception @ La Pintoresca Park
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Event title: Parrots of Pasadena walk, talk & cocktail reception with Professor Ursula K. Heise. Sponsored by UCLA’s Lab for Environmental Narrative Strategies (LENS) of the Institute of the Environment & Sustainability.  Meet at the corner of Fair Oaks and Washington Blvds.

 

May
19
Sat
Habitat Authority Bird Hike @ Sycamore Canyon
May 19 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

In the spirit of Bird LA Day, this month’s hike will introduce you to the very special birds of our Preserve. As you learn about them, we hope you will see how important the Preserve is to our sensitive species!