Huntsville & Decatur

Festival of the Cranes

January 12, 2019 to January 13, 2019 in Decatur , AL

Saturday, 6:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday 7 a.m.-5 p.m.

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Sandhills and Whooping Cranes

Unless otherwise stated, photo provided by Festival of the Cranes
Video provided by George Lee
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Festival of the Cranes at Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge. Over 20,000 Sandhill cranes along with 20 or more Whooping cranes, spend the winter at Wheeler NWR. Events include viewing the cranes up close, birding workshops and nature walks, kid's activities, sponsor booths, live raptors.