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Photos: Morro Bay fest is more than birds

Nigel Dowlan,5, checks out a black widow during the "Critter Crawl" as part of the Family Day events at the Morro Bay Bird Festival. Photo Jayson Mellom 1-15-11
Nigel Dowlan,5, checks out a black widow during the "Critter Crawl" as part of the Family Day events at the Morro Bay Bird Festival. Photo Jayson Mellom 1-15-11 Jayson Mellom Photography

The annual Morro Bay Winter Festival boasts more than 110 individual events, including pelagic cruises, boat rides and kayaking in the estuary, van trips and workshops. Added to the event this year is Fun for the Family Day with a dozen field trips and hands-on experiences.

The festival continues today and Monday.

See the schedule at www.morrobaybird festival.org.

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