April 21st and 22nd, 2018 we celebrate the 9th annual Viera Wetlands Festival. Attendees can participate in guided tours at Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands, located at 3658 Charlie Corbeil Way, Viera, FL 32940.

Be sure to join us, this is a FREE community event. It is sure to delight.

The 9th Annual Viera Wetlands Nature Festival is a 2-day event at the Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands in Viera, Florida, proudly hosted by Brevard County Natural Resource Management Department and Utility Services. The event is a fundraiser, with eco-friendly and educational vendors, exhibits, classes and tours, to learn and explore the beautiful setting and highly visited site here in Viera. Scheduled tours and classes are available during the 2-day event with professionals in photography, environmental education, staff from Brevard County’s Natural Resources Management Department and Viera Wetlands Rangers. Tours and classes are offered with donations to support the maintenance of the site. Sign up at: www.brevardfl.gov/NaturalResources/VieraWetlandsNatureFestival

New to this year’s festival is the Flight of the Raptor exhibit sponsored by the Viera Community Institute and The Viera Company. This exhibit will feature birds of prey and you will have the opportunity to meet and photograph hawks, falcons and owls at the festival. It’s a perfect time to come learn about what makes these birds so vital to a healthy, functional ecosystem. We hope to see you there!

The Festival & Vendor area (including exhibits, hands on activities, eco-friendly items and food) will be open:

Saturday, April 21st from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday, April 22nd from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

For more information watch our Facebook page for updates.

Contact us if you would like to participate in this year’s event

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Tours consisted of bird watching; nature photography; wetlands history, function, vegetation and wildlife; walking tours and much more.

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