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May 11, 2019

Hummingbird Day

UC Santa Cruz Arboretum
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064

Date & Time

May 11, 2019

Starts at 8:00 AM and ends at 4:00 PM

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Hummingbird Day is the central coast’s premier family-oriented educational event celebrating one of nature’s vibrant aerial acrobats, the hummingbird. Hummingbirds just can’t resist the temptation of such a plentiful supply of nectar at the Arboretum. Nature lovers of all ages will see and learn about these amazing birds, and the gardens that host and support them. During the event, Guests will have plenty of opportunities to watch and hear hummingbird courtship shenanigans, as well as participate in a variety of activities focused on these amazing creatures.Take-home craft making, face painting, lectures and workshops, garden tours and bird walks. Buy souvenirs, plants, delicious food and drinks. $5 admission for Arboretum Members, $10 admission for Non-Members, Free for children 12 and under and UCSC students.