Celebrate Western Monarch Butterfly Day At Mile Square Regional Park
Learn about Monarch Butterflies at Mile Square Park in Fountain Valley, California
Saturday, February 1, 2014 from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Orange County Parks invites children and families to learn all about Monarch Butterflies and their natural habitat with an up-close look at the magnificent creatures at the fifth annual Monarch Butterfly Day! This free event takes place in the Butterfly Garden inside the park’s Camp Sycamore located near parking lot E. Children can assist in planting plants to attract Monarch Butterflies. Participants can also go inside a netted butterfly enclosure for a fluttering experience!
Butterfly experts will be on-site to provide educational information and answer questions about the beautiful and unique specimens. Additional activities include interpretive programs, children’s crafts, face painting, a balloon artist and guided nature walks.
Event Fee: Free
Parking Fee: 5.00
Age: recommended for ages 4 to 12 years old
Mile Square Regional Park
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
(714)973-6600 or (714)973-3197