The 2018 Festival will be held—- Friday March 9 thru Sunday March 11, 2018.
Plans are being made. Check back in mid December for more details.
Meanwhile, take a look at media from Colorado Public Radio and The Denver Post.
- Suzanne Beauchaine, Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge Director, spoke with Ryan Warner of Colorado Public Radio during the 2016 Monte Vista Crane Festival. Listen to the conversation!
- Read the March 20, 2016 article in the Denver Post by Jenn Fields. “The chorus of sandhill cranes at the Monte Vista Crane Festival: Thousands of cranes come to Colorado’s San Luis Valley every spring. Here’s how to see them”
And don’t miss Molly Nehring’s video “Crazy Birders – The Crane Fest”.