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APRIL 18-22, PONTE VEDRA, FLORIDA.An important festival for birders and photographers comes to the Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve. Meet a who’s who of photographers. Attend classes and field workshops. Sign up early. Deadline 3/30 to enter your photos for a Sigma 100-400 mm lens.
APRIL 6-MAY 6, AUSTRALIA SOUTHERN FOREST FESTIVAL Leave the beaten path and discover Australia’s Southern Forest Region and Pemberton. This festival features food and wine, adventure experiences, art and heritage. See local artists, guides, chefs at work.
APRIL 7-24, WESTERN AUSTRALIA. Karijini National Park sets the scene for programs featuring arts and culture of the Pilbara Region. Enjoy opera under the stars, scenery, swims, workshops, bush tucker high tea and pop-up restaurants.
APRIL 21, BIG CYPRESS RESERVATION , FLORIDA. Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum will hold Seminole Discovery Days, introducing visitors to the Everglades and the tribes that make this their home. See crafts, arts, tools. Learn archery. Walk the boardwalk. Meet tribal members. The reservation is west of Boca Raton and east of Bonita Springs. Go west from U.S. 27 or north from I-75, which runs east and west between Fort Lauderdale and Naples.
JULY 17-21, CASHIERS NC Inspired by the mountains of western North Carolina artists gather for the annual Plein Air Art Festival on the Village Green. Come to sketch, stretch your art skills or observe artists at work.
APRIL 27-28, OXFORD MS. The annual Double Decker Arts Fest is more than a celebration of music, food and the arts. It’s a chance to ride a London-style double decker bus around town to visit the various venues. Bring the family.
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