The National Aviary is closed today, February 20, due to inclement weather.

The National Aviary is closed today, February 20, due to inclement weather.

Flamingo Fest

February 23 & 24, 2019

National Aviary

11 am - 3 pm | Included with admission

Spend the day with your favorite pink feathered friends. See flamingos up close and enjoy interactive activities!

  • Filter Feeding Activity | 11 am - 3 pm
    Learn how flamingos and other filter feeders get their food
  • Make a Handprint Flamingo Craft | 11 am - 3 pm
    Take an adorable handprint flamingo home with you.
  • Wetlands Feeding | 10:30 am & 2 pm
    Learn about wetlands habitats and see our birds up-close at their daily feeding. You may even get to help hand feed some of our birds.
  • Flamingo Trek | 11 am
    Book this immersive experience in advance to go on the beach with our flamingos! Cost $75 per person. Call 412-258-9445 to book.
  • Story time | 12 pm
    Listen to the story “The Flamingo Who Wanted To Be Pink”
  • Yoga Game | 2:30 pm
    Enjoy an interactive movement game and strike poses like a flamingo
 
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