Southwest Wings Birding and Nature Spring Fling 2024!

May 1st – May 4th

"Spring Fling 2024 is coming and there's still time to join!

Southwest Wings Birding and Nature Festival is Arizona's oldest birding festival. We began offering trips in 1991. This is the premiere nature festival in Arizona, based in Sierra Vista, the "Hummingbird Capital of the US", and is consistently voted one of the top 5 birding and nature festivals in the country.

Southwest Wings Spring Fling is held in May each year and offers guided trips to the many nearby birding hotspots in southeast Arizona. The Summer festival is held in August is our big event with free programs, wildlife exhibits, vendors, guided trips and a keynote buffet.

The Southwest Wings 2024 Spring Fling will run from Wednesday, May 1 to Saturday, May 4, 2024, with Early Bird Check-in and a FREE welcome pre-festival Jamboree on Tuesday, April 30.

There is limited space left to join some expertly guided birding field trips - REGISTRATION CLOSES APRIL 15, 2024.

Go to our website for Field Trip Descriptions and Availability, along with guide bios and photos.

Most of our attendees come based on word-of-mouth recommendations. Thank you for sharing! "

For Field Trip Descriptions and Availability -

  • Location
  • 901 North Colombo Avenue
  • Sierra Vista, Arizona 85635


Cities & Regions

From the abundance of Saguaro cactuses and unique wildlife in the Sonoran Desert to the high country and forests of the White Mountains to the breathtaking Grand Canyon, Arizona’s regions are full of experiences that don’t disappoint.