Monarch Festival

A group of smiling teenagers from Taylor School attend the Taylor Family Free day at Audubon Nature Institute.

September 14, 2019
Audubon Louisiana Nature Center
10:00am - 4:00pm

Learn about the annual 3,000 mile migration of the Monarch Butterfly at the Nature Center. This event is for all ages!

- Crafts
- Butterfly Hikes
- Face Painting
- Food Trucks
- Tour the new Pollinator Path! it is already attracting a ton of monarch-lookalike, Viceroy Butterflies, as well as other beautiful and interesting creatures.

The Planetarium will debut the award-winning film, Flight of the Butterflies, at Monarch Fest. Guest who purchase wristbands to Monarch Fest will receive a ticket to see the film, on opening day. This film was shot for IMAX 3D, and the effect is uniquely preserved in the full-dome theater. It is a stunning production and an inspiring call to action for citizen scientists.

No entrance fee is required to enter the Nature Center or to walk the trails, but there is a fee for Monarch Festival activities. Wristbands are required.
- $8.00 Members
- $10.00 Non-members

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