17th Annual Dragonfly Festival

Saturday, September 8, 2018 is our upcoming Dragonfly Festival.
Painted damsel male / M. Weisenberger, USFWS 17th ANNUAL DRAGONFLY FESTIVAL at Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge is on Saturday, September 8th this year!  Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge and Friends of Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge host this unique, fun for all - Annual Dragonfly Festival!  All the Events are free and accommodate the entire family.  KEEP CHECKING BACK FOR DETAILS ON THIS YEAR'S FESTIVAL. 

Reservations are Required for a variety of free Guided Tours, to assure that a seat is available in our Refuge vans. We will announce when the reservation lines are open for this year's Festival. 

For continuing information, be sure and check back to our Refuge website, and the Friends of Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge' website.


As each year, we look forward to seeing you and your family at the Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge's Dragonfly Festival!