The Great Texas Birding Classic
17th Annual Birding Classic: April 15 – May 15, 2013
The world’s biggest, longest and wildest birdwatching tournament is now statewide!
Thanks to all of the teams, sponsors, and event partners who made 2013 an outstanding success. We hope you can join us for the 2014 Birding Classic, April 15-May 15, 2014. It promises to be even bigger and better than ever before!!
There are many different tournament categories to choose from depending on your age, your ability and how much time you have. Just find some friends and family to form your team, select the tournament that fits your lifestyle, register your team, and start counting birds.
How to Participate gives you a step-by-step guide to help you enter your team. For tips on mentoring youth teams, seasoned advice from former winners on how to run a Big Day or the Weeklong tournament, pointers on birding with blind or visually impaired birders, and even advice on finding team sponsors to save you some money in registration fees, visit Tournament Advice.
Habitat conservation grants awarded are funded through Event Sponsorship and registration fees. The birds are counting on you! This year’s event sponsors include Toyota, as well as a new awards ceremony sponsor, Audubon Texas.
Have questions? Visit the contact section to talk directly to Birding Classic staff.
To increase appreciation, understanding, and conservation of birds through education, recreation, nature tourism, and conservation fundraising.