Date/Time

October 01, 2020 to October 17, 2020

Location

Tower Gallery at Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau View map
636 S. Main St.,
Grapevine, TX,

Additional Information

Description

Monarch butterflies have often been considered messengers of inspiration, beauty and the power of transformation. This fall Butterfly Flutterby will celebrate the “Spirit of the Monarch” with a special monarch-themed exhibit, virtual art and costume contests and live stream versions of the always popular live butterfly releases.

Spirit on the Monarch Exhibit:
On view October 1–17 at the Tower Gallery, located at 636 S. Main St. in Grapevine
-Live Butterfly Display from October 2–4, 9–11 and 14–16
-Monarch Butterfly Facts
-Preserved Butterfly Display
-Educational Science Activities
-Plants & Habitat
-Life Cycle of the Monarch
-Monarch Waystations
-Interactive Butterfly Activities
-Photo Opportunities
-Grapevine Garden Club

Virtual live butterfly releases
-Mondays, October 5 and 12 at 11am

Butterfly Flutterby Livestream event:
-Saturday, October 17 at 11am
Join a live stream featuring the Mayor’s Monarch Pledge, educational videos promoting monarch conservation, announcement of art and costume contest winners and the final butterfly release.

Online Art Contest:
Prizes will be awarded 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place for Kindergarten – First Grade; Second – Third Grade; and Fourth – Fifth Grade. Art piece pictures can be submitted via this online form (deadline is Monday, October 5, 2020).

Online costume contest:
Prizes will be awarded 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in the following age groups: Ages 0-2; Ages 3-5; Ages 6-12; and Pets. Costume pictures can be submitted via this online form (deadline is Monday, October 5, 2020).