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Bluebird Lottery!

*The event has already taken place on this date: Mon, 04/15/2024
It's easy and free. Just pick one Landis Arboretum bluebird nest box location to have a fledged bluebird by June 15. Visit our website at for info. All correct entries receive a one year Landis Arboretum membership and are entered for one of our super grand prizes.

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During the spring of 2024, Landis Arboretum is holding a free Bluebird Lottery with entries accepted from March 1 through April 15 to celebrate recent updates to our property and website which benefit birds and birders! The purpose of this lottery event is to have some fun while highlighting the birding opportunities at the Arboretum.
Oh ... and there will be prizes! Click here to access the online entry form. How to Participate - It is easy and free to participate in the Bluebird Lottery. All you have to do is look at our Bluebird Trail map (see our Discover/Maps & Guides webpage), pick one nest box pair location that you think will produce fledged bluebirds by June 15, 2024. S
ubmissions will be accepted from March 1, 2024 to April 15, 2024. Please use the form linked in multiple locations in the website post to submit your guesses.
Prizes - All participants who submit correct guesses by the April 15 deadline identifying one of the nest boxes that produces fledglings by June 15 will receive a free one-year Landis Arboretum membership and be entered in a drawing for one of our grand prizes. Existing paid members will receive a one-year free extension to their membership. Only one submission will be accepted from each participant.
The Grand Prize drawing will be held in late June and winners will be notified by email. Grand Prizes will include:
  • a bluebird nest box and pole generously donated by Wild Birds Unlimited and advice on how to set it up;
  • a Nature’s Way Funnel Flip-Top Mesh Finch Feeder, generously donated by Wildbird Junction LLC;
  • two prizes of $50 generously donated by The Apple Barrel;
  • a nest box built by a Landis volunteer, with advice on how to set it up,
  • a $20 coupon to use at one of our plant sales; and
  • free attendance at one of our events or field trips.

VIsit for more information and to access the online submission form for your guess.

*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.


Landis Arboretum


174 Lape Road P.O. BOX 186
Esperance, NY, 12066
United States


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