Photo: Common Loon by Lyle Grisedale

Creston Valley Bird Festival

Welcome to the Creston Valley Bird Festival!

Stay tuned for the 2022 Bird Fest next spring!
Our Mission: “The Creston Valley Bird Festival exists to foster awareness of birds and their habitats in the Creston Valley”

Where the Birds Are: Celebrate the birds, art, and the agriculture of the Creston Valley.

Where the Birds Are Latest Post:

May 31:  Red-eyed Vireos can be found in broadleaf forests such as at Summit Creek – a great birding hotspot in the Creston Valley. Since they are mostly camouflaged in the foliage, they are best found by their loud song which is a hurried phase sounding as if they are saying- “here-I-am, in-the-tree, look-up, at-the-top”!!! June and July is their breeding season so they will be singing in the forests the next couple of months!

See Where the Birds Are page for more!

The Creston Valley Bird Festival is looking for Committee members! Do you want to be involved in organizing the 2022 Bird Festival? One meeting per month and assistance during the 3-day festival. Please reply to

Great blue heron: Lyle Grisedale

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Creston Valley News

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Upcoming Creston Valley Events

Nature Walks: Lockhart Creek

Sunday, June 20, 2021

Please join us for our first of a series of nature walks this year. These walks are family…

Nature Walks: Ka Papa Cedars Trail

Sunday, June 27, 2021

Please join us for our second of a series of nature walks this year. These walks are family…

Garbage Clean Up

Sunday, June 27, 2021

Come out on Sunday, June 27th for garbage cleanup in the Town of Creston. The hours will be…

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Join The Team

Want to protect wildlife, clean water and wild spaces? Volunteer with us! Wildsight volunteers are a very special group of people who give generously of their time to stuff envelopes, attend rallies, help run events, put up posters, keep tabs on forestry practices in their communities and participate in citizen science initiatives.


Branch Information


Box 1001
Creston, BC
V0B 1G0