Bat Fest

It's our biggest and most exciting event of the year - Bat Fest! Join Saved By Nature for an evening festival celebrating local animals of the night, with live bats, owls, and animals is a fun time under the stars! With special guest speaker, food trucks, live music, festival games, arts and crafts and mini-pumpkin patch. Be sure to bring your own blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy popcorn and the movie Adam’s Family under the night sky.

Enter the auction for a guided fly fishing trip, a 3-night stay in a cabin, and artwork by local artists. Purchase raffle tickets for camping gear, equipment and gift cards from REI, Los Gatos Bird Watchers, Bass Pro Shop, Cabela's and more!!

General Admission: 

Tickets for ages 17+ are $20 each.

Tickets for children aged 4 to16 are $5, children 3 and under are free.

Parking is free.


Founded in 2018 in San José, California, by environmentalist Richard Tejeda, Saved By Nature is an environmental and social justice 501(c)(3) nonprofit nonprofit organization. Our mission is to expose and connect people of all backgrounds, ethnicities, and abilities to the natural wonders & recreational opportunities of the outdoors. We collaborate with partners to ensure mental, physical, and spiritual healing in nature.


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