Flight Shows and Raptor Encounters

Through Sunday, August 26
Carolina Raptor Center

Flight Show - Taking off on Memorial Day weekend, our Flights of the Forest Show is exciting AND educational. Feel the wind from a raptor's wing as they fly overhead. 11:00 AM Saturdays and Sundays May 26 through August 25 

Eagle Encounters - Enjoy a variety of "nose to beak" encounters with some of our most interesting raptor species. It is sure to ellicit wonder in your whole family. Tickets will be sold online up until 24 hours before the encounter and in the Visitor Center up until 30 minutes before the encounter begins.  10:00 AM and  12:30 PM Saturdays and Sundays May 27 through August 26.

Flight Shows and Eagle Encounters are sponsored by Culture Blocks - a community partnership between SAC, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation to bring arts and cultural experiences closer to where residents live. Culture Blocks is funded Mecklenburg County.

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Through Sunday, August 26 · add to calendar 2018-08-15 09:00:00 2018-08-26 17:00:00 America/New_York Flight Shows and Raptor Encounters https://charlottecultureguide.com/event/422535/flight-shows-and-raptor-encounters Carolina Raptor Center, 6000 Sample Road, Huntersville, NC, 28297

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Carolina Raptor Center

6000 Sample Road
Huntersville, NC 28297
704-875-6521 phone

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From I-77 at Exit 16B/Sunset Road West Take 77 North to exit 16B, Sunset Road. Take a right on Beatties Ford Road. Go 5 miles. Take a left on Sample Road and head straight into Latta Plantation Nature Preserve. Carolina Raptor Center is .7 miles on your left.

From I-77 at Exit 18/WT Harris Blvd Take 77 North to exit 18, W.T. Harris Blvd. At the top of the exit ramp, take a left onto W.T. Harris Blvd. Go 1.6 miles. Take a left onto Mt.Holly-Huntersville Road. Go 1.3 miles. Turn right onto Beatties Ford Road. Go 1.6 miles. Turn left onto Sample Road and head straight into Latta Plantation Nature Preserve. Carolina Raptor Center is .7 miles on your left inside the preserve gate.