May 7, 2022
TICKETS at ENTRY
$5 Members; $10 Non-Members;
Children 3 & Under FREE
Purchase of a butterfly release on May 7th includes admission to The Garden at The Butterfly Spring Fling.
We do garden fun better than technology – CASH will be greatly appreciated on Saturday in case our service portals are still down.
When spring arrives at The Garden, it only means one thing; The Butterfly Spring Fling! Mother’s Day weekend—May 7th, The Garden delights in celebrating butterfly season with you and your loves. The Garden’s very own Butterfly Ambassador, Ms. Smarty-Plants™ will be hosting a variety of exciting activities throughout the day! Spring into step and register early for butterfly releases, workshops, and consultations in advance.
- BUTTERFLY RELEASES
- Ms. Smarty-Plants™ Pollinator Party
- Storytime with Miss. Metamorphosis
- Petting Zoo
- Pollinator Themed Crafts
- Food Trucks
- Vendor Booths
- Landscape Design Consultations
- Free Tool Sharpening
- SPECIAL GUEST APPEARANCE!
Schedule of Outdoor Tours, Talks & Butterfly Releases
|9:30am||Storytime with Miss Metamorphosis|
|10:00am||Mannah Loves Bees|
|11:00am||Ms. Smarty-Plants™ Pollinator Party|
|11:30am||Chef Nicolai’s Fresh Veggie Pestos!|
|12:00pm||Storytime with Miss Metamorphosis|
|12:30pm||Take a Trip with a Monarch by San Diego Pollinator Alliance|
- Registrations are not needed for The Butterfly Spring Fling workshops or demonstrations.
- Registrations are needed for Butterfly Releases and Landscape Design Consultations.
Beck & Co
|Betty’s Treasures||Originals by Sarah|
|Charles Miner||Parties by Bolty Face Painting|
|Crewel World||Plant it Again|
|Christine Vasquez||Recycle Repurpose Riches|
|Cuyamaca College Nursery||Rooting For You|
|Designs by Judy||San Diego Turtle & Tortoise Society|
|GLS Bows and More||Sew Sisters Creations|
|Gnosis Nursery||Solana Center|
|Kalaidaspace/Heaven Scent||Southern California Plumeria Society|
|Kathy’s Cactus & Succulents||Southern California Water Garden Society|
|Koi Club of San Diego||Sumprovisions|
|Kona Ice Food Truck||Taco Picasso Food Truck|
JPA Partner Booths
REGISTRATION & INFORMATION
for butterfly releases and consultations
Pre-Registration is now closed.
Onsite Butterfly Releases can be purchased, while available, on the day-of at 9am with purchases closing at 2:30pm.
Join us in our beautiful outdoor Butterfly Pavilion and native Habitat Garden to release your very own butterfly to nectar on nearby flowers. Purchase of a butterfly release on May 7th includes admission to The Garden at The Butterfly Spring Fling.
Did you know…?
Members of The Water Conservation Garden receive year-round access to tranquility as well as free admission, discounts on workshops, wellness classes, and member-only events.