Festival of Nature

The UK's biggest free celebration of the natural world.

City Nature Challenge 27th - 30th April 2018
Bath Festival of Nature | Bath Pop-Up Wildlife Party 2nd June 2018
Bristol Festival of Nature 9th - 10th June 2018

Leptophyes punctatissima

Speckled Bush Cricket

Festival of Nature 2018

Explore the amazing events taking place as part of Festival of Nature 2018!

City Nature Challenge

Join Festival of Nature as we compete with cities from all around the world to see which one can record the most wildlife between 27th - 30th April



Common Robin

Be part of Festival

Join the amazing organisations, performers and communicators that make the festival happen

Volunteer at the festival

If you are looking for opportunities to get involved in wildlife public engagement and events, you’ve come to the right place!

Support the festival

Find out how to support us in 2018

Latest festival news

Find out the latest from the Festival of Nature.

Make Time Make Space Make Change

The Festival of Nature is a great place to be inspired, get involved and help support the nature in your area. If you’re looking for new ideas you’ve come to the right place!

Meet the 2018 festival supporters

The festival is made possible by our sponsors and supporters. Find out how you can support the festival here.


Nuctenea umbratica

Walnut Orb-weaver

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Amara similata

Ground Bettle


Polygonia c-album

Common Butterfly