Each spring the refuge celebrates International Migratory Bird Day with a three day Birding Festival. The festival features guided bird walks, guided tours, guided canoe trips, birding workshops, photography workshops, and family friendly activities.
Summer brings guided bus tours to Lake Drummond, scheduled through our partner, Suffolk Tourism. Contact them at 757-514-4130 for dates and tickets.
Other programs, such as winter bird walks, Owl prowls, and seasonal workshops are offered throughout the year and are advertised in refuge calendar.
Cultural History is given center stage at the Underground Railroad Education Pavilion.