The National Bird Show will once again bring its diverse display and competition to St. Charles, Illinois, December 1-3 to Pheasant Run Resort, 4051 E Main Street, St Charles. Eighteen different divisions of birds bring together hundreds of exhibitors and spectators, as well as Panel Judges from England, Italy, Spain, Belgium, Greece, and around the U.S. Judging of birds commences on Friday, December 2nd at 8:15 and is open to the general public.
The Avicultural Society of Chicago is also organizing the gathering of several vendors on site, providing a wide array of avian related merchandise This sale area opens at noon on Friday, December 2nd, and runs until 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 3rd.
Saturday also includes judging of the Top Birds from each division to determine the winner of the prestigious “Scannel” award – the Top Bird of the show, speciality club meetings of clubs from around the U.S., Pet Bird Exhibition Judging, and a special Awards Ceremony.
This is an excellent family outing focused on education, exhibition, and everything birds, birds, birds! Please join us. For further information, see www.ncbs.org.
The GSCCVB is funded by the Illinois Office of Tourism and a portion of the hotel/motel tax collected by St. Charles hotels to promote the Greater St. Charles area as a destination for leisure tourists, conventions, sports events, and meetings. For additional information regarding the bureau’s marketing and sales activities, contact the bureau at 630-377-6161 or www.visitstcharles.com.