LocationTower Gallery at Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau View map
636 S. Main St.,
- Website: https://www.grapevinetexasusa.com/events/butterfly-flutterby
- Cost: Free
- Ages: All ages
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
-Interactive Butterfly Activities
-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).