NEWBURYPORT, MA —Don’t miss the Phabulous Photo Weekend, October 18, 19 and 20, at Parker River National Wildlife Refuge in Newburyport, MA. This is an annual multi-day event chock-full of free, fun nature and wildlife photography-related activities conducted at the visitor center and on the refuge. The event is held every October in celebration of National Wildlife Refuge Week. Sponsored by the refuge, the Photographic Society of Parker River NWR, Hunt’s Photo, and the Friends of Parker River NWR, the 2013 Phabulous Photo Weekend will offer a great mix of things to see and do including narrated presentations by professional photographers, guided photo shoots on the refuge, opportunities to learn about the latest gear from leading photography equipment manufacturers, and an exhibit featuring beautiful photographic prints that have been entered into the refuge’s 2013 photo contest. And it’s all free!
A complete schedule of event programs is available through the refuge web site or at the dedicated event web page: http://www.fws.gov/refuge/Parker_River/visit/photoweekend.html.