2015

SCHEDULE

check back Jan 30 for updated schedule

 
 

SAMPLE FROM LAST YEAR. Check back Jan 30 for 2015 updated schedule

Downloadable 2014 Flyway Festival schedule

expo and outings (pdf)

Overview of schedule (virtually all events are free except for two museum tours)    

Friday, February 13, 2015

Downloadable 2014 Flyway Festival schedule expo and outings (pdf)

  1. Guided regional outings scheduled throughout the San Pablo Baylands and Petaluma River, Lynch Canyon

  2. Mare Island field guide led history and birdwatching outings and self-guided trail walks

  3. Art show and Festival opening reception  5:00-8:00pm (dress warmly) Wildlife Expo


Saturday, February14, 2015

Downloadable 2014 Flyway Festival schedule expo and outings (pdf)

  1. Wildlife Expo and Art Show, Building 253, 575 Connolly St. Mare Island Vallejo, CA 9am-4pm

  2. Guided regional outings scheduled from Antioch Dunes NWR to San Pablo Bay NWR to Napa-Sonoma Marshes Wildlife Area to the Petaluma River as well as self-guided hiking sites

  3. Mare Island field guide led birdwatching outings and self-guided trail walks, tours of historic sites, including St. Peter’s Chapel, the WWII LCS-102 gunboat, and the Mare Island Museum, as well as the Mare Island Preserve visitor center. Night photography class in the historic shipyard.

  4. Re:sound migration 3:00pm-5:00pm Building A-168 Mare Island Shoreline Heritage Preserve. Re:sound is an experimental music series started by jen boyd, focusing on exploring the relationship between forgotten spaces and the natural environment. The event is held in a concrete munitions storage magazine measuring 55'x100' with ceilings over 15'. The architecture of the building traps sound resulting in a prolonged reverberation. The series will launch its first show in February 2015 as part of the San Francisco Bay Flyway Festival, celebrating the annual bird migration to the Bay. http://www.re-sound.net/ Repeats Sunday, Feb 15, 3:00pm-5:00pm

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Downloadable 2014 Flyway Festival schedule expo and outings (pdf)

  1. Wildlife Expo and Art Show, Building 253, 575 Connolly St. Mare Island Vallejo, CA 9am-4pm

  2. Guided regional outings scheduled throughout the San Pablo Baylands and Napa River, as well as self-guided hiking sites

  3. Mare Island field guide led birdwatching outings and self-guided trail walks, guided van tours, and the historic naval hospital tours. Night photography in the Mare Island Preserve.

  4. Re:sound migration 3:00pm-5:00pm Building A-168 Mare Island Shoreline Heritage Preserve. Re:sound is an experimental music series started by jen boyd, focusing on exploring the relationship between forgotten spaces and the natural environment. The event is held in a concrete munitions storage magazine measuring 55'x100' with ceilings over 15'. The architecture of the building traps sound resulting in a prolonged reverberation. The series will launch its first show as part of the San Francisco Bay Flyway Festival, celebrating the annual bird migration to the Bay. http://www.re-sound.net/ Repeats Saturday, Feb 14, 3:00pm-5:00pm

 

Wildlife Expo Mare Island and Mare Island and regional outings

RAIN DOES NOT CANCEL OUR EVENT! Come out please.

Our Wildlife Expo is packed with non-profit organizations and commercial vendors with items for sale. We serve hot soup and rolls, a bit of junk food and the best coffee and smoothies on the island. Regional and Mare Island guided outings are scheduled all 3 days.