Monarch Butterfly Festival

Date(s) - Saturday, Aug 31, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Audubon Community Nature Center


The Monarch Butterfly Festival will be held from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31 at the Audubon Community Nature Center, 1600 Riverside Rd., Jamestown.

In an indoor garden, explore all the stages of the monarchs’ life cycle, hold a caterpillar or butterfly, see them tagged and then released at 4 p.m. to fly to Mexico.

Do crafts, use a net to catch your own butterflies outside, visit the native plant sale, buy butterfly temporary tattoos, enter the basket raffle, purchase food from 3 C’s catering truck, and take a nature hike.

The cost is $8 for the public, $6 Nature Center members and children 3-15, and free for children 2 & under. Parking is free.