Join us for the 10th annual Monarch Butterfly Festival! This free, family event has something for all ages. Crafts, hikes, presentations, and displays of live butterflies! Sunday, July 17th, 12-4 PM, rain or shine.
We have another activity-packed day lined up this year!
Plants: One free milkweed per family while quantities last!
Native prairie plant sale with Prairie Flora.
Creating butterfly habitat - John Morgan, Prairie Habitats Inc.
Children's storytelling - Joe McLellan
Monarch conservation in MB - Julie Pelc, Nature Conservancy Canada
Live monarch butterflies and other native species.
Laura Reeves - author of Guide to Native Plants: From Acorns to Zoom Sticks
Nature Conservancy Canada
MB EcoNetwork - Tips for organic lawn care
Insect Control Branch - learn about beneficial insects and pests
Winnipeg Public Library - borrow a book from their mobile exhibit!
The kids will love our crafts, face painting, and street painting.
Bring a t-shirt to silkscreen a festival momento!
Learn about the prairie on a guided hike.
We can't wait to see you there!