Annual Events

Don't get "bogged down" this winter, come to the Butterfly House for Hot! Hot! Hot! Wade through the Exhibit Hall to see marsh-friendly bugs, swamp-themed activities and more. Enjoy music, crafts and live animal encounters.

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Escape the cold by visiting Morpho Mardi Gras: Bugs, Butterflies and Beads! Bring your Krewe to the carnival during the months of February and March. 

Don't miss the fun-filled events during this time, Morphos & Muffins and Friday Night Flights! Click below to learn more.

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Spring Fling is a celebration of budding trees, sprouting flowers, and the arrival of pollinators to our gardens! Join us in April and May at the Butterfly House as we host a variety of activities that will cure your case of Spring Fever!

Don't miss these fantastic Spring Fling events as well as Easter Brunch and Dads, Dogs & Donuts. Click each logo to learn more!

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Explore our exhibits to become a "nature sleuth," get up close at an animal encounter, sprout new knowledge at the Plant Outpost, and learn what makes fireflies glow!

Daily Programming:
11:00 a.m. Live Animal Encounter
1:00 p.m. Plant Outpost
2:00 p.m. Butterfly Release

Don't miss these amazing Summer Buggin' events! Click each logo to learn more.

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Celebrate bugs, butterflies, and plants that are wonderfully wicked this October! Meet new frightful friends in the Creepy Crawly Cave, watch out for Botanicals Gone Mad in the Conservatory, and spy on spectacular spiders with the Muffet Family. 

Daily Programming:
10:30 am daily - Story Time with the Muffet Family
1:30 pm daily - Live Carnivorous Plant Feedings with Professor Von Trap
11:30 am Saturday & Sunday - Live Predator Feedings in the Creepy Crawly Cave  


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Surround yourself with the magic of the season! Escape the cold and experience Winter Jewels at the Butterfly House! Go on a treasure hunt through our Animal Exhibit Hall, discover fairies in our Tropical Conservatory, and make new friends in the Gnome Forest.  But be sure to guard your treasure and watch out for the battling pirate cockroaches!

Be sure to come to these spectacular events this season! Click each logo to learn more.

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