Black Swamp Bird Observatory (BSBO) is thrilled to announce that we are planning an IN-PERSON festival for 2022! We've adding some exciting new field trips, and all of your favorite Biggest Week activities are back, including the Birder's Marketplace, Bird Tattoo Contest, Birder Prom, Bird Trivia Night, and MUCH more!
The field trip dates and locations are up and available on The Biggest Week website >>>CLICK HERE TO VIEW!
KEYNOTE SPEAKERS We're putting together a stellar line-up of programs, workshops, and keynotes!
Our 2022 Biggest Week Keynote Speakers will include:
Dr. Richard Beilfuss - International Crane Foundation Jamie Cunningham - Sabrewing Nature Tours Tykee James - Amplify the Future Kenn Kaufman - Kaufman Field Guides Kimberly Kaufman - Black Swamp Bird Observatory Ethan Kistler - WINGS Worldwide Birding Tours David Lindo - The Urban Birder Rosemary Mosco - Bird and Moon Nature Comics Tiffany Kersten - Big Year Record Holder
2022 COVID-19 PROTOCOL
We will require all festival participants, volunteers, and vendors to show proof of vaccinations to attend. We will also comply with all COVID-19 regulations set forth by all festival venues, including, but not limited to, requiring masks for all indoor activities.
PREMIER REGISTRATION IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE!