Described as “the friendliest birding festival,” the Verde Valley Birding and Nature Festival brings together amateurs and experts alike to enjoy the vibrant birding along the Verde River. Field trips are led by experienced guides in beautiful central Arizona’s diverse habitats. Guided walks and workshops, vendors and exhibitors along with special events round out this four day event. New field trips are added each year to the schedule of old favorites. There’s something for everyone at this celebration of Arizona’s birds and nature!