Hours of operation are subject to change if special events are scheduled. Normal hours are Monday, Wednesday, Saturday 11:00 to 4:30. Please be here at least one hour prior to closing time to experience M.A.R.S. with all the avian residents outside for your enjoyment. Special viewing times are available to be scheduled for a minimal donation.
We are a no fault rescue, If at first you don't get the right bird for your situation, try again till you do. Just ask us about our very own Jake, his story is an amazing one to be sure. There is the right bird for almost any bird lover, and it is our desire to make that perfect match.
Melbourne Avian Rescue Sanctuary or M.A.R.S. is a Florida based non-profit Corporation with a 501(c)3 designation. Established in 2008 for the purpose of rescue, rehab, boarding, and adoption of exotic birds. We are located in the Florida Space Coast region, east of Orlando in Brevard County. Our motto is 'Join M.A.R.S. HELP US REACH FOR THE STARS". Please pass the word, and visit www.marsparrots.org our official web site. You can also find us on Facebook under Florida Parrot Rescue M.A.R.S. and www.Facebook.com/marsparrots.
We invite the public to come on in and visit us. Our regular days of operation are Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday. Our hours are 11:00 TO 4:30 on those days providing weather conditions are favorable. Our public viewing area is outside, and subject to some weather adjustments. Saturday is our designated adoption day and the best day to meet and greet the parrots of M.A.R.S.. Please consider a donation to our cause when visiting our location or visit our web site www.marsparrots.org. and www.facebook.com/marsparrots Just a quick note, volunteer availability can also cause us to be closed , we need three at all times to be open. Check for updates on our hours of operation on Facebook. Thank-you the M.A.R.S. TEAM