Join us on September 22-25, 2022! You can also sponsor this event. 

Wings Over Willapa Festival

This annual birding and nature festival is a celebration of Willapa National Wildlife Refuge’s many species and diverse habitats. We will have an amazing array of tours, workshops, and other events happening all around the Long Beach Peninsula and Willapa Bay. Whether you’re an experienced birder or just getting acquainted with the great outdoors, nature lovers of all ages are sure to find plenty to do. We look forward to seeing you!

Our 2022 program is being developed. You can sponsor this event at various levels, from $99 to $750 and more. Receive acknowledgement on our site, program, poster, social media and more. Read more>>

The current event listings are samples of Wings Over Willapa 2021 tours, classes, and art workshops, as well as our family-friendly Nature Play Day. Please feel free to explore them while we prepare for our 2022 offerings. You can also keep up to date by finding us on Facebook and Instagram.

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Programs - samples from 2021


Get your boots on the ground or float on the water and explore Willapa National Wildlife Refuge and other natural areas with expert guides.


Learn about birding, wildlife, and ecology around Willapa from a variety of experts, with a little something for everyone.

Online Auction

We will be having an online silent auction featuring art, gift certificates, and other great items! Details forthcoming.

Artist Workshop

Express your creative side in a series of nature-themed hands-on art workshops, and craft your own memento to take home.

Kids & Families

Families and kids will be able to participate in range of fun and interesting activities.

Be a Sponsor

We are thankful for all the local businesses and individuals who continued to support the festival during the last few difficult years and looking forward to a renewed festival in 2022.

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