Festival of Butterflies

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July 27-August 12, 2018

Festival of Butterflies

July 27 – August 12 | 9 a.m.-6 p.m. each day

Festival Admission Applies | Members are FREE
$5 Parking Fee

Join us for this family favorite and immerse yourself in the world of butterflies native and exotic! Special programming, family-friendly activities, free expert advice and food vendors available each weekend (Friday-Sunday) of the festival.


Festival Admission

Seniors | 60 & Better$10
Children | 5 to 12$5
Children | 4 & UnderFREE

Festival Parking


Event Activities

Tropical Butterfly Conservatory9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Native Butterfly Habitat9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Conservatory Talk Daily (Fri., Sat., Sun. only)10 a.m. and noon
Tripod Tuesdays | Tripod Photography in the Conservatory (July 31, August 7)9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Native Butterfly Chat Daily (Fri., Sat., Sun. only)10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.
Kid's Winged Creatures Show and Tell (Fri., Sat., Sun. only)3 p.m.
Butterfly Fashion Show & Kid's Parade (Fri., Sat., Sun. only) Powell Gardens Staff will lead July 27,28 and 29. Fancy Nancy will lead Aug. 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12.11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Caterpillar Experience (Aug. 3, 4, 5, 10, 11 and 12)9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Hands-on Activity Station9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Big Backyard Exhibition9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Butterfly Programs