The always popular Butterfly Pavilion celebrates its 24th birthday on Saturday, July 13 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with the coolest, crawliest carnival in town. Insectival features carnival games, bounce house, kids crafts and other fun activities. Food and drink will be available for purchase at the Butterfly Pavilion Beestro, Gift Shop and from additional local food trucks on site.
On the day’s schedule:
10:00 am – 10:15 am — Storytime (Colorado Backyard)
10:30 am – 11:20 am — Jeff & Paige live performance (West Lawn Stage)
11:30 am – 12:00 pm — Invertebrate or Not? Presentation (West Lawn Stage)
12:30 pm – 12:45 pm — Butterfly Encounter (Wings of the Tropics)
1:00 pm – 1:40 pm — Instrument Petting Zoo with Swallow Hill Music (West Lawn Stage)
2:00 pm – 2:15 pm — Cockroach Race (Colorado Backyard)
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm — Kids Dance Program with Colorado Ballet (West Lawn Stage)
3:30 pm – 3:45 pm — Butterfly Encounter (Wings of the Tropics)
Admission is $13 for adults, $10 for seniors and $8 for children 2 and older. Save $1 per ticket when you buy online.
SNAP Card holders pay just $2 per person (up to 10 people in a family or group.)
Insectival entry includes all the fun activities normally found at the Pavilion, including the chance to hold Rosie the tarantula. 6252 W. 104th Ave., Westminster, 720-974-1864.