This year the AFA (American Federation of Aviculture) and the ASA (Avicultural Society of America) along with OPA (Organization of Professional Aviculturists) are combining our annual Educational Conference. The combined conference will take place at the Hilton Richardson, in Dallas, Texas from September 28 thru September 30, 2023. Join the fun! Attend the Educational Seminars! Visit the Vendor Hall (The Vendor Hall admission is FREE! Register below today!

Off Site Tour:

This year’s conference is being highlighted by two off-site zoological tours. First is Ft. Worth Zoo. We will carpool to the zoo on Friday, September 29th. Here we will see a spectacular avian collection, including 3 Flamingo species. A lunch and tour are included with your registration.

To Purchase an extra ticket – $35

Sunday is a Fun Day! Sunday October 1st is an add on visit to Dallas World Aquarium benefiting OPA (Organization of Professional Aviculturists). DWA’s jungle-like environment is completely indoors on multiple levels. They have a well refined representation of birds, as well as a very unique aquatic collection. PLUS every ticket purchase through the AFA website gives $10 to OPA. This tour is not included in your registration, but can be purchased for $25 per ticket.


Book Your Hotel Room Early: We have a room block reserved at Hilton Richardson Dallas for September 21, 2023 through October 3, 2023. Parking and guest room internet are complimentary with your reservation. Booking your room is simple, just select “Book a Room” to receive your group’s preferred rate. Be sure to book your room through our discounted url:  click here to book your room


Our 2023 Commercial Conference Sponsors Include:

Centurion Cages & Birdie Britches (
Dallas Parrots (
IQ Genetics USA (
PsittacusUSA (
Vitakraft Sun Seed Company (
Higgins Premium Pet Foods (
American Bird Bands (

Our 2023 Non-Profit Conference Sponsors Include:

Bird Endowment’s Blue -throated Macaw Conservation (
The Quaker Parakeet Society QPS (
National Parrot Rescue & Preservation Foundation (NPRPF) (
Team Bart