NEW! Aquatic Feedings
Check out the koi fish feeding in the butterfly conservatory pond every morning at Butterfly Wonderland. Learn about these unique koi fish and meet “Hoover” – an ambassador for his species. FREE WITH ADMISSION.
NEW! Butterfly Conversations with Miss Monarch
1:00pm (held in Theater)
Enjoy an educational talk by Director of Education, Adriane Grimaldi (aka Miss Monarch) as she discusses the amazing Monarch butterfly, as well as other special butterflies at Butterfly Wonderland that come from the world’s rainforests. Learn surprising facts like how they arrive at Butterfly Wonderland, how they eat, what is a chrysalis – and much more! Special Q & A segment for guests to ask their own questions too! FREE WITH ADMISSION.
Reptile Encounter Talks
1:00pm (held in Theater – spacing is limited due to social distancing)
It’s scales and tales! Join the experts at Butterfly Wonderland to learn about some of the astounding reptiles and amphibians that share the rainforest with tropical butterflies. Watch Bennie the ball python climb his specialized rock wall and hear Puff the Chinese water dragon purr like a kitten when his tummy gets a rub! Special Q & A session for guests as well. FREE WITH ADMISSION.
NEW! Reptiles Up-Close
Visitors to the Rainforest Reptiles exhibit are introduced to a diversity of reptile and amphibian species by Reptile Curator Lindsey Meder in this educational experience that includes an interactive Q & A session as well. FREE WITH ADMISSION.
Honoring Our Veterans
Wednesday, Nov. 11
9 am to 5 pm
Butterfly Wonderland honors veterans this Veteran’s Day with $3.00 off their General Admission Ticket. Present valid ID at ticket window to redeem discount.
Butterfly Brush Strokes at Night
Friday, November 13
Get creative with friends or a date at Butterfly Wonderland with a unique painting class featuring artist Michael Seward. Guests will learn to paint a beautiful abstract butterfly. All paint supplies provided. Limited to 20 people for proper social distancing in the Café; masks required. $25/public; $12 for members (covers supplies). Pre-registration required; RSVP by November 12. Call (480) 800-3000, ext. 210 to reserve.
A portion of the proceeds benefit the Butterfly Wonderland Foundation.
Waking Up with Butterflies
Saturday, November 14
8:30-9:30am; check in 8:15am
Professional photography experience NOT required. Be among the first few to enter the butterfly conservatory as the beautiful butterflies awake. Capture the perfect shot while enjoying the quiet morning in such a peaceful and tranquil setting. Space is limited for social distancing. Masks required. Ages 18 & up; FREE for members; $30 for public (includes Admission). Pre-registration is required; call (480) 800-3000, ext. 210 to reserve. A portion of the proceeds benefits the Butterfly Wonderland Foundation.
BW Date Night – Painting A Butterfly
Friday, November 20
Looking for something new for date night? How about a unique painting class at Butterfly Wonderland creating a beautiful abstract butterfly with artist Michael Seward? Get a sitter and reserve a spot today! All paint supplies provided. Limited to 20 people for proper social distancing in the Café; masks required. $25/public; $12 for members (covers supplies). Pre-registration required; RSVP by November 18. Call (480) 800-3000, ext. 210 to reserve. A portion of the proceeds benefits the Butterfly Wonderland Foundation.