Escape to the wild wonders of SE Arizona's Sky Islands in this virtual getaway to the amazing mountains, rivers, grasslands and wetlands of the area. Relax and enjoy this fabulous 22 minute  film as it whisks you from the heights of the Huachuca mountains down to the San Pedro river valley. Marvel in the hyperactive hummingbirds, whirling crane flocks and secretive trogons. 




Southwest Wings Birding and Nature Festival is now hosting a Free Online Speaker Series …monthly!

This popular program will showcase our outstanding roster of naturalists, filmmakers, ornithologists, photographers and other fascinating speakers.

Expect our Speaker Series email alerts the day before our scheduled online events. The emails will have important details including our Zoom link and passcode. Our online Speaker Series has a first come, first serve sign-in basis with a limit of 100 participants. If you’d like to sign up for our general emails, including our Speaker Series email alerts, please contact admin@swwings.org.


Each of our online Speaker Series presentations will begin at 11 AM Arizona Time. A recorded version will be available for several weeks afterwards. 


There is no cost to sign in to our online series; but, if you would like to make a donation to Southwest Wings Birding and Nature Festival, please see below.

The next speakers are Ken Blankenship and Allee Forsberg, who will talk about Little Brown Jobs of Southeast Arizona: Sparrows and Their Preferred Habitats on Wednesday October 28, 2020 at 11 AM Arizona Time.

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2021 DATES
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The dates for the Southwest Wings

2021 festivals are:


May 5-8



We hope that it will be possible to hold the Southwest Wings festivals next year and look forward to you joining us. 

Rest assured that every possible precaution will be taken to ensure our field trips, talks and other events are as safe as we can make them. The health of all participants is our chief concern. 

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Recent Donors: Dutch Nagle, Angel Rutherford, Katherine Zellerbach, Susan Pearson, Joan Powell, Nasrun Mazuli, Mary Ann Capehart,

Dwayne & Marj Longenbaugh, Dee Puff, Melinda Varian, Deanna Sanner, Beth Combs, Patrick Belardo, Karen Sowers

Contact Us

contact  admin@swwings.org

Southwest Wings

Birding Festival

Sierra Vista, Arizona

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