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Raptor Fest in Central Park

  • Central Park East Meadow (map)

Meet owls, hawks, bald eagles, and falcons live and up close at the East Meadow in Central Park!

Enter at the path near 97th Street and 5th Avenue (north of the transverse).

Hosted by the Urban Park Rangers.

This family-friendly event showcases many birds of prey, also known as raptors, that are found throughout New York City and beyond. The event includes education/activity tables stations along with live falcons and hawks performing aerial feats.

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