Please join the all-volunteer MBBF Planning Committee as we celebrate Monterey Bay area’s bounty and beauty with locals and people from all over the world during the three day birding festival on September 20-22, 2019.

Current Openings

Give a HOOT and JOIN our WING TEAM!

The primary purpose of The Monterey Bay Birding Festival is to convene an annual birding festival, and promote the following goals within that festival. Increase public knowledge and interest in birding promote local ecotourism, and the conservation of natural resources. It focuses on the emphasis issues affecting local native bird species of the Monterey Bay and their habitats. We are looking for volunteers for this year’s event.

Monterey Bay Birding Festival has volunteer opportunities September 19-22, 2019. Please fill out the application to join us in a volunteer capacity as a member of our Wing Team.

Wing Team Members are a huge part of what makes the Monterey Bay Birding Festival community and we hope through the work you do to help MBBC run smoothly, you have an unforgettable experience!

All Wing Team Members will earn a Fest T-shirt, admittance to both night Keynote Speaker Presentations, and Workshop #115, plus one field trip per 3-hour shift. Wing Team Members are required to work a minimum of 3-hour shift.

If you are looking for volunteer hours for school please note at bottom of application.

If you have any questions, direct them to the Wing Team Coordinators at WingTeam@montereybaybirdingfestival.com

Directors and Committee Planners

Join our fun and enthusiastic group of volunteers who steer the Festival. We meet once a month and manage festival tasks between meetings. Birding experience is not essential, but enthusiasm is! Would you like to:

  • Coordinate field trips
  • Find sponsors
  • Coordinate vendors
  • Coordinate a photo contest?

If you are interested contact us via email at montereybirdingfestival@gmail.com

Of course, there will be plenty of opportunities to volunteer during the festival week. Stay tuned to learn about how you can help. Those who volunteer for six hours during the festival week have the opportunity to attend the events free of charge.

For more information please send us an email.

Thank you for donating your time and talents to further the Monterey Bay Birding Festival’s mission to promote birding, education, and conservation.