Birding & Nature Events


Headwaters at the Comal is holding an open house with activities and talks focused on birds on both Saturday 2/17 and Sunday 2/18.  One of the events each day is a morning bird walk from 8 to 10am; Coco Brennan will lead the walk on Saturday; Tom & Patsy Inglet will lead on Sunday. Details on the Headwaters website. You can also read about the restoration project on the website:

Confluence Park Opening Celebration

Confluence Park Artist rendering

Saturday, March 3rd from 11am-12:30pm  FREE!

Explore the landmark project where culture, education, ecology and recreation meet by joining the San Antonio River Foundation and San Antonio River Authority on Saturday, March 3rd from 11am-12:30pm for the FREE Confluence Park Opening Celebration! Be one of the first to experience the opportunities Confluence Park has to offer the community and the innovative features which makes this environmental educational and community space extraordinary.

Confluence Park has transformed a former Southside industrial laydown yard into a unique, interactive learning and recreational space. The park includes a site-wide water catchment system, multi-purpose educational center with an earthen roof, demonstration ecotypes, and serves as an inviting gateway to hiking and biking trails along the Historic Mission Reach portion of the San Antonio River.

The 1st Annual South Llano River State Park Birding Festival, sponsored by the Friends of South Llano River State Park, will be held Friday, April 27th – Sunday, April 29th, 2018. Activities include guided walks, photography sessions, kids’ activities, special presentations, and a “Big Sit!”  Visit their Facebook page for schedule & registration information.