Watershed Butterfly Festival

Sat Aug 6, 2022
10:00am to 5:00pm ET
All ages
$10 per person; $25 per carload

Enjoy a day filled with family fun, including butterfly exhibits, interactive children's activities, live music, local food and more. This annual event features local artisans, an insect zoo, a bubble show, nature walks, and the famous Butterfly and Bug Parade.

Adults and older children can learn about watersheds and the need to protect rivers, lakes and streams through educational hands-on exhibits. Food and drink are available for sale, as well as butterfly wings, and other fun items at the Watershed Nature Shop.

Registration is required for specific time slots, and capacity is limited. 

See website for more ticket options.



** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
Obon Festival at Shofuso
Shofuso Japanese House and Gardens - 3:00 PM Pick
Arts in the Park
Glen Providence Park Stage - 5:00 PM Pick
S'mores and More
Riverbend Environmental Education Center - 6:00 PM Pick
Breakfast with the Giraffes
Elmwood Park Zoo - 8:30 AM
Pick-Your-Own Peaches at Linvilla
Linvilla Orchards - 8:00 AM
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides