Butterfly Festival Aug. 3rdPosted on July 26, 2019
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Please join us at our 2019 Watershed Butterfly Festival – a day of family fun that celebrates the joys and wonders of nature. Tour the Kate Gorrie Butterfly House, where you can delight in the locally captured butterflies. Meet the oak tree stilt walker. Enjoy our train ride, animal show, an insect zoo, solar music, arts and crafts, and other entertainment. Learn about how to become a River-Friendly Resident.
Come dance to The Ballycastle Band, a local Irish music group, and later in the afternoon listen to the Cosmic Jerry Band, playing favorites from the Grateful Dead. Once you work up an appetite, there will be delicious offerings from Jammin’ Crepes, Empanada Monster, Gyros to Go and other food vendors.
Krystal Fairy Creations fairy items, custom lockets by Origami Owl Living Lockets, Crystals in Copper jewelry, Shirley Sews dog bandanas, and other local arts and crafts vendors. There will be an Eyes of the Wild exotic animal show, a Butterfly and Bug parade and a family walk with a Watershed naturalist.
Info & FAQs at thewatershed.org/butterfly-festival
Source: The Watershed