4th Annual Indian River Bird & Nature Art Show
October 12-14, 2018

The Pelican Island Preservation Society is hosting the fourth annual Indian River Bird & Nature Art Show in conjunction with National Wildlife Refuge Week, October 14-20, 2018.

This year's event will include the Bird & Nature Art Show with a plein air paint-out at the the Sebastian Art Club adjacent to the North Sebastian Conservation Area, a sunset pontoon boat cruise on the Indian River Lagoon to Pelican Island, and a featured speaker presentation.

Artwork entered in the show and created at the plein-air part of the event, will be on display for judging, enjoyment by and sale to the public in the gallery space located at the Sebastian River Art Club, 1245 Main Street, Sebastian.

Art show entry and Sunset Cruise reservation information will be posted here as soon as it becomes available.  Feel free to sign up at the link below to receive future email notifications from us, which will include information about the Show.

The video below is a slideshow of photos taken on the Sunset Cruise to Pelican Island, during the 2017 IR Birding Fest & Nature Art show, by PIPS Board member Sandy Peterson.  Wildlife seen on the trip included brown and white pelicans, white and glossy ibis, great blue herons, cormorants, black vultures, wood storks, white egrets, osprey and dolphin.  The tour was lead by Master Naturalist Heather Stapleton.

Sunset Cruise to Pelican Island - 2017 Indian River Birding Fest & Nature Art Show