September 7 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
WILDfest 2019 Open House
The Sanctuary is celebrating the beginning of our 38th year as a non-profit with WILDfest 2019!!! WILDfest is our annual fundraiser and educational event happening on September 7th,2019. The event is from noon till 3:30 p.m. so be ready…. the Wildlife Sanctuary of Northwest Florida will be the WILD place to be!
Join us for the celebration with live music by Southern Revival Band on the Sanctuary grounds. Their music will brighten your day as you visit with the raptors and their handlers, tour the exhibits, visit with the pelicans, count the turtles on the pond, snack on tasty treats from our bake sale and food booths, and of course special presentations offered by UF/IFAS Escambia County Sea Grant, ECUA’s Quench Buggy, and Roy Hyatt Environmental Center plus kids wildlife games in the children’s area!!!
Our WILDfest 2019 tee shirt artist is the fabulous Paula Payne! Shirts go on sale for the first time the day of the event September 7th. The Wildlife gift shop will have tee shirts and wildlife items on sale…. Shop early for the holidays….Make your gifts count by supporting our mission to give wildlife a second chance.