15th Annual Gila River Festival

September 19, 2019 @ 9:00AM — September 22, 2019 @ 2:00PM

Our River, Our Future

15th Annual Gila River Festival image

Experience New Mexico's last wild river!

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Field Trip - Burro Cienaga Restoration with A.T. & Cinda Cole
5 tickets left! Available For 64 More Days!

Thurday, 9/19/19, 8:00 am - 2:00 pm, Meet at Visitor Center at 7:45am

$25
Field Trip - Regenerative Landscapes Driving and Walking Tour w/ Asher Gelbart
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Thursday, 9/19/19, 1:00pm -5:00pm; Meet at Visitor Center at 12:45 pm

$20
Field Trip - Enchanting in Every Language with Sergio Avila-Villegas
12 tickets left! Available For 65 More Days!

Friday, 9/20/19, 8:15 am - noon, Meet at Visitor Center 8:00 am

$20
Field Trip - Gila River Farm Restoration with Martha Cooper
12 tickets left! Available For 65 More Days!

Friday, 9/20/19, 8:30 am - noon; Meet at Visitor Center at 8:15am

$20
Field Trip - Inspiration in Place with Lisa Fields
10 tickets left! Available For 65 More Days!

Friday, 9/20/19, 12pm - 4pm; Meet at Visitor Center at 11:45 am

$20
Field Trip - Mulberry Canyon Restoration with Hannah Blood & George Farmer
16 tickets left! Available For 65 More Days!

Friday, 9/20/19, 1pm - 5pm; Meet at Visitors Center at 12:45pm

$20
Field Trip - Climate Changes - Past & Present with Alex Mares
9 tickets left! Available For 66 More Days!

Saturday, 9/21/19, 7:30am-4pm; Meet at Visitors Center at 7:15 am

$25
Field Trip - Upper Frisco Box with NM Wild
0 tickets left! Available For 66 More Days!

Saturday, 9/21/19, 7:30am - 5pm; Meet at Visitor Center at 7:15am

Sold Out!
$25
Field Trip - Birding at Mogollon Box with Mike Fugagli
10 tickets left! Available For 66 More Days!

Saturday, 9/21/19, 8am - noon, Meet at Visitor Center at 7:45 am

$20
Field Trip - Hike to Gila Lower Box with Gabe Vasquez
7 tickets left! Available For 66 More Days!

Saturday, 9/21/19, 8:15am - 3pm; Meet at Visitor Center at 8:00am

$25
Horseback trip to Fort Bayard with Joe Saenz
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Saturday, 9/21/19, 9:30am-12:30 pm; Meet at WolfHorse Camp, 125 Arenas Valley Rd, Arenas Valley

Sold Out!
$80
Workshop - Haiku Hike with Martha Blacklock
13 tickets left! Available For 66 More Days!

Saturday, 9/21/19, 9am - 11am; Meet at SWAG building, 505 Hudson St., Silver City

$10
Workshop - Mindful Meals with Wild Resilience Collective
20 tickets left! Available For 66 More Days!

Saturday, 9/21/19, 9am - 10:30, The Commons, 501 East 13th St., Silver City

$10
Workshop - Mindfulness Meditation with Jeff Goin
15 tickets left! Available For 66 More Days!

Saturday, 9/21/19, 9am - 10am, The Commons, 501 East 13th St, Silver City

$10
Workshop - Gratitude Journaling with Chris Jepson
14 tickets left! Available For 66 More Days!

Saturday, 9/21/19, 10:15 am - 11:45 am, The Commons, 501 East 13th St., Silver City

$10
Workshop - Storytelling Workshop with Esperanza Quintero
10 tickets left! Available For 66 More Days!

Saturday, 9/21/189, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm - The Commons, 501 East 13th St.

$10
Workshop - Landscaping with Natives
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Saturday, 9/21/19, 11:30am - 1:00pm, The Commons, 501 East 13th St. Silver City

$10
Workshop - Council of All Beings with Shirley Pevarnik & Pamela Morgan
19 tickets left! Available For 66 More Days!

Saturday, 9/21/19, 12:15pm - 5:00pm, Meet at Visitor Center at 12:00 pm

$10
Field Trip - Butterflies of the Gila with Ron Parry
15 tickets left! Available For 66 More Days!

Saturday, 9/21/19, 1:00pm - 5:00pm, Meet at Visitor Center at 12:45 pm

$20
Field Trip - From Vacant Lot to Lush Garden with GNPS
13 tickets left! Available For 66 More Days!

Saturday, 9/21/19, 1:15pm - 3pm, Meet at Visitor Center at 1:00pm

$20
Field Trip - Iron Bridge Birding with Mike Fugagli
4 tickets left! Available For 67 More Days!

Sunday, 9/22/19, 8am - noon, Meet at Visitor Center at 7:45 am

$20
Field Trip - River Ranch Tour with Ron Troy
16 tickets left! Available For 67 More Days!

Sunday, 9/22/19, 8:15am - 1:15pm, Meet at Visitor Center at 8:00am

$20
Field Trip - Wild & Scenic Fishing with Jeff Arterburn & Dan Roper-ADULT
4 tickets left! Available For 67 More Days!

Sunday, 9/22/19, 8:30am-3:00pm, Meet at Visitor Center at 8:15am

$25
Field Trip - Wild & Scenic Fishing with Jeff Arterburn & Dan Roper- KID
6 tickets left! Available For 67 More Days!

Sunday, 9/22/19, 8:30am - 3pm, Meet at Visitor Center at 8:15am

$12
Field Trip - Horseback Ride to Fort Bayard with Joe Saenz
3 tickets left! Available For 66 More Days!

Sunday, 9/22/19, 9:30am-12:30am, Meet at WolfHorse Camp, 125 Arenas Valley Rd, Arenas Valley

$80
Field Trip - Gila River Archaeology and Obsidian
24 tickets left! Available For 67 More Days!

Sunday, 9/22/19, 1:00pm - 5:00pm, Meet at Visitor Center at 12:45pm

$20
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The Gila Conservation Coalition hosts the 15th annual Gila River Festival Our River, Our Future September 19-22, 2019 in Silver City, New Mexico and along the Gila River. Join us to explore the future of the Gila River in relation to the changing climate, as well as our responsibility to act as responsible earth stewards, with keynote speaker climate activist Tim DeChristopher and many renowned presenters. FULL SCHEDULE

The four-day festival will feature dynamic presentations and hands-on activities designed to foster a deeper intimacy with the Gila River, New Mexico’s last wild river and named America’s #1 Most Endangered River of 2019 by the organization American Rivers. Festival events include river outings, expert-led hikes and field trips, presentations, music, community art projects, and more.

Field Trips

  • All field trips leave from the Murray Ryan Visitors Center at 201 N. Hudson St. Silver City, unless otherwise noted.
  • Field trips gather in the Visitors Center parking lot 15 minutes before start time to set up carpooling.
  • Field trips leave rain or shine.
  • Please note - field trip start times may change slightly. Final times will be printed in the festival brochure and updated on the website by early August.

Workshops

  • Workshops take place at The Commons at 501 East 13th St. Silver City unless otherwise noted.

Presentations

  • Presentations take place at the WNMU Besse-Forward Global Resource Center.
  • Tim DeChristopher keynote address takes place at the WNMU Fine Arts Center Theater, 1100 N. Kentucky St.
  • Admission FREE or by donation at the door depending upon speaker.

For more information visit www.gilariverfestival.org or call 575.538.8078.