Xtreme Hummingbird Xtravaganza
September 19 - September 26
XHX is a yearly event at Gulf Coast Bird Observatory that takes place during the peak of Ruby-throated Hummingbird migration in the fall. It features symbolic hummingbird adoptions and live hummingbird banding where you get the opportunity to see these amazing birds up close and in the hand! There will be informative and entertaining talks held both days, the chance to win one of three hummingbird-themed items in a special raffle, activities for the kids, live animals at nature booths, a hummingbird & butterfly plant sale, our nature gift shop is open, and snacks and drink will be available for purchase.