It’s Time To Get Your Coop Tour Tickets
It’s one of the most unique and squawked-about tours in town- don’t miss out on the 2017 Funky Chicken Coop Tour! As a Tour participant, you will tour coops located at homes around Austin to catch a rare firsthand look at the many innovative ways Austin’s chicken and other poultry keepers are tapping into backyard birds’ potential to transform household waste into valuable compost for lawn and garden. Learn how these delightful animals can help minimize the amount of waste our city sends to the landfill. Get inspired to create or enhance your own coop!
Date: Saturday, April 15, the day before Easter.
Purchase tickets: online or in person from select Tour Sponsors, Callahan’s General Store, Buck Moore Feed and Pet Supply and Wheatsville Co-op.
Cost: $10 per person. Children 12 and under are free.
Win a Coop!: Purchase advance tickets and get entered on Tour Day to win a deluxe coop, courtesy of Callahan’s General Store.
Looking for More Ways to Join the Fun?
Volunteers are central to a successful and super funky tour. Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Funky Chicken Coop Tour. Apply here to volunteer!!
Thanks to our Best in Show Sponsors
ABOUT THE TOUR
The Funky Chicken Coop Tour (FCCT) is an annual self-guided event held the Saturday of Easter weekend in Austin, Texas. It encourages city residents to raise backyard poultry by demonstrating the many ways poultry housing can be successfully incorporated into an urban residence. FCCT is an event of the 501 (c)(3) nonprofit Urban Poultry Association of Texas, Inc. UPAT is also the parent organization for the Austin and Central Texas Backyard Poultry Meetup.