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Special Events

Sunflowers_512x219Washita National Wildlife Refuge participates in many events throughout the year.

Listed below are a few of the national efforts the refuge is involved in but call the refuge to find out about other programs that are regularly scheduled.

Annual Washita National Wildlife Refuge Anniversary Celebration: Come celebrate the anniversary of the establishment of the refuge! The Celebration includes booths and activities that are fun for the whole family. The 2012 event featured hands-on activity booths including archery, shotgun training, track identification, and wildland firefighting. This event is usually held on the second Saturday of April. Check back to this page or the Events Calendar for details.

National Wildlife Refuge Week Celebration: Celebrate your National Wildlife Refuge System!  This event is typically held the second full week of October. Check back to this page for details on fun things happening on your refuge.

Christmas Bird Count: From mid-December into January thousands of volunteers across the country take part in this popular citizen-science program! Join the effort at the Washita Mountains National Wildlife Refuge. Call to find out details, dates and volunteer opportunities.
Last Updated: Jul 12, 2012
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