Monarch Butterfly Festival

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Date(s) - 08/31/2013
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Dickinson County Nature Center


Annual Monarch Butterfly Festival

Saturday, August 31st from 10am to 3pm at the
Dickinson County Nature Center

Dee and Kate’s Butterfly House
And the Dickinson County Nature Center
2279 170th St.
Okoboji, Iowa

Ongoing programs:
Tag and Release Monarch butterflies –Butterflies will be limited

Informational displays on the Monarch butterfly and their migration

Craft and Activities include
Butterfly Wings * Flower Pounding * Story time in the Library * Butterfly Magnets
Bug activities and displays in Dee and Kate’s Butterfly House
Kenue Park Treasure Hunt * Local Vendors selling nature products
Video on the Monarch Migration

BAKE SALE—All proceeds go to the Nature Center

Join us as we celebrate the Monarch butterfly’s incredible journey southward!
For more information, Call the Dickinson County Nature Center at 712-336-6352


  1. Rozely Penzkowski on April 14, 2014 at 7:36 pm

    Please let me know the date for the 2014 Monarch Butterfly Festival

    • Charles V on April 15, 2014 at 9:58 am

      Hi Rozely!

      The Monarch Festival will be on Friday, September 5th from 4:00 – 8:00 PM here at the Nature Center. I just put it on our events schedule here on the web site, you can see it here We will add the specific schedule of the days events soon. Thanks for the comment!

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