News Release

Save the Date! The Northern Colorado Birding Fair is now the NoCo Nature Festival - Presented by Poudre Pet & Feed Supply

Department: Natural Resources
Release Date: Jul 18, 2013


Heather Young, Department of Natural Resources, (970) 679-4489,

 Come spread your wings and branch out with a new festival that celebrates the unique nature of Northern Colorado. The Northern Colorado Birding Fair is getting a new name, a new date, and a whole lot more pizzazz! The NoCo Nature Festival replaces the Birding Fair on Saturday, September 21, 2013.

NoCo Nature Festival
Saturday, September 21, 2013, 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Fossil Creek Reservoir Regional Open Space
Everyone is invited to a FREE day of fun and learning for the whole family that includes live animals, interactive activities, live music, food, vendors, presentations, giveaways, a nature costume contest, and more! Free parking and shuttle are available. Come join in on this nature-filled festival with the whole family!
“The ecology and wildlife of Larimer County is diverse and unique, unlike any other ecosystem in the world, and deserves to be celebrated,” says Rob Novak, Community Relations Specialist with Larimer County Natural Resources.
Did you say free?  Entry to the NoCo Nature Festival is free for all thanks to sponsorships and local vendors who participate. To help keep the event free, donations from the visiting public will also be accepted.
Directions and more information:  The NoCo Nature Festival is at Fossil Creek Reservoir Regional Open Space, on Carpenter Road, 1-mile west of the I-25/Hwy 392 Windsor exit. Contact Heather Young at Larimer County Natural Resources for more information, 970-679-4489 or
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