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12th Annual Monarch Butterfly Festival

Save the date for the Living Prairie Museum’s annual Monarch Butterfly Festival, Sunday, July 15th! This event takes place from 12:00 to 4:00 PM, rain or shine. Admission is free.

This all-ages event has many activities to enjoy. Presentations by local scientists, storytelling, displays of live monarchs, crafts, guided hikes, a native prairie plant sale with Prairie Flora and more!

Receive one free milkweed per family while quantities last.

Be sure to bring a t-shirt to silk screen our newest festival design!

Please contact the museum if you would like to volunteer:


Earlier Event: July 12
Theme Day - Ludicrous Lepidoptera
Later Event: July 19
Theme Day - Super Powered Species