Tourism Squamish

Brackendale Eagle Festival

A Tribute to our Birds of Prey.

Celebrate the 33rd annual Brackendale Eagle Festival and Count 2019, a month-long festival featuring a special line-up of concerts, lecture series, art shows, group tours and the annual Bald Eagle Count held on the first Sunday in January. 

2019 Eagle Festival Events

Sun. Jan. 6: Eagle Count organized by Squamish Environment Society
Sat. Jan. 12: Documentary Launch: Brackendale, An Art Gallery in the Woods
Sun. Jan. 13: Natural World Lecture series 1: Michael Allen: Bear Stories
Sat. Jan. 19: Valdy Wing Ding Dinner & Dance
Sun. Jan. 20: Eagle Festival Community Celebration and Natural World Lecture series 2: Ted Hesketh: “In the Company of Eagles”
Sat. Jan. 26: Scott Verbeek Band
Sun. Jan. 27: Natural World Lecture series 3:  Dr. Judith Knapp and Wolfgang Pauli: EagleWatch

For the full schedule, more information about the Brackendale Eagle Festival, or for event tickets, visit the Brackendale Art Gallery website or call 604.898.3333

The Brackendale Winter Eagle Count is conducted by trained volunteers for scientific purposes. It is not open to the public but if you would like to participate please contact volunteer [at] During the Count day, you can go out to look at eagles or enjoy the amenities of the Brackendale Art Gallery as the count results are returned throughout the day.

Full Schedule

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Eagle Viewing

Brackendale Art Gallery

Brackendale Eagles Provincial Park

Eagle Floats

See Also

Warm Up To Winter In Squamish