Photo Courtesty Davd Kunze Photography





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Click below to register for the Fest, then click the green button on the upper right.  After choosing what you want to attend, click CheckOut and enter your Buyer information.  You may use the drop-down box called Payment Method to pay by credit card or personal check.  Under Additional Items at the bottom of that page, you may pre-order hooded sweatshirts, long-sleeved t-shirts, and warm beanie hats that will await you upon sign-in on April 8.

Silent Auction on April 8

Between sessions, enjoy bidding on nature books and artwork, hawk-themed case knives, hand-carved diamond willow walking sticks, and other treasures. Checks or cash only for payment please.

Merchandise Available to Order

To register for the April 15 Owl and Star event, meant for northern Michigan residents, please email Kathy Bricker at This is offered as an alternate date for local registrants due to high demand for the April 7 owl banding event.

Lead funding for the Mackinaw Raptor Fest 2017 and other education outreach is generously provided by the Petoskey-Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation.

We also thank the Hawk Watch Sponsors: the Petoskey Area Visitors Bureau and Mackinaw Area Visitors Bureau.