Registration Information


  • IAS Priority Registration Begins:     February 25 8am (CST)
  • Early Bird Registration Begins:     March 4
  • Regular Registration Begins:      April 1

 Want to register early and with a discount!?  Consider joining Indiana Audubon for priority registration!  IAS members will receive their special discount code and registration link via email on Sunday, February 25 at 7am (CST).  

Download the full 2018 Festival Guide here!

* All registrations include full access to all festival programs except Saturday night keynote. Keynote must be selected seperately. Some field trips may have additional fees, including workshops and art events.

**Youth rates are for individuals 17 years and younger. Contact the bird festival planning team for group rates.

***Refund requests must be sent in writing. Refunds postmarked on or before April 15, 2018 will be fully refunded less a $5.00 administrative fee. Refunds postmarked on or before May 6, 2018 will be refunded 50% less an additional $5.00 administrative fee. No refunds will be given after May 6, 2018. Refund requests are to be sent to or Indiana Dunes Birding Festival, 1600 N 25,. Chesterton, IN 46304.