Audubon's Nebraska Crane Festival

Experience the Sandhill Cranes and much more in a fun filled weekend.
Photo: Don Brockmeier

March 22-25, 2018

In its 48th year, Audubon's Nebraska Crane Festival brings together hundreds of crane lovers from around the country to Kearney, Nebraska, to interact with a wide range of environmental speakers, take part in incredible birding trips, and, best of all, experience the world's largest gathering of Sandhill Cranes!

To learn more about  the festival's line-up of exciting concurrent sessions and field trips please visit Audubon Nebraska's festival page.

To receive periodic e-mail updates on festival news and activities, please write If you can’t make the festival but still want to see the Sandhill Cranes, call Audubon's Rowe Sanctuary, (308) 468-5282, to learn more about crane viewing options.

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