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“Ding” Darling Days
October 20, 2013 - October 26, 2013Free
“Ding” Darling Days’ Family Fun Day on Sunday, Oct. 20, kicks off a week of eco-activities with Heather Henson’s life-size wildlife puppet parades, all-free refuge tours, live wildlife presentations, hot dogs, kids crafts, and more. Birding, bird presentations, boating, and kayaking tours fill the week with environmental activities for all ages. The 24th annual celebration ends on Saturday, Oct. 26, with Conservation Art Day, where Federal Duck Stamp Winners, cartoonists, other artists, and a refuge photography tour will highlight a day devoted to Jay Norwood Darling’s legacy as the first duck stamp artist and Pulitzer Prize-winning political cartoonist.