Owls Live! Festival

Late May 2020 (POSTPONED)

POSTPONED—Please Read

This event has been postponed until the end of May (exact date TBD). Once a new date has been confirmed it will be posted on this webpage. Thank you for your understanding, and we apologize for any inconvenience.

Great Horned Owl closeup
Great Horned Owl

Join us for a celebration of all things owl!

Bring the family to MABA for an afternoon filled with fun activities and a chance to see live owls from Mass Audubon's Blue Hills Trailside Museum. Find out what makes these animals so unique, and discover which owls you can find in your own backyard!

Scheduled Activities

Live Owl Shows

1:00 pm, 1:35 pm, 2:10 pm, 2:45 pm, 3:20 pm, 3:45 pm

Guided Nature Walks

1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, & 3:30 pm

Barn Owl © Peter Sutton
Barn Owl © Peter Sutton

Available All Day

Face painting • Cookie decorating • Arts & crafts • Printmaking • Outdoor games • Refreshments for purchase

Cost (adult/child)

Members $10/$5 • Nonmembers $15/$5 
Free for ages 2 & under

Admission price includes all festival activities, entrance to the art gallery, and nature walks through our beautiful sanctuary. 

→ Proceeds of this fundraiser provide scholarships for our Wild at Art! summer camp

Other Information

  • All ages are welcome.
  • Registration not required.
  • Event takes place rain or shine. 

Handicapped parking will be available in the Museum's parking lot. All others should park across the street at Canton High School (900 Washington Street, Canton, MA 02021).