September 6th, 2017
Lose yourself in a dazzling, fluttering world of color and beauty. Experience the breathtaking Wings of Fancy Live Butterfly and Caterpillar exhibit at Brookside Gardens in Wheaton!
Brookside Gardens is a colorful 50-acre garden within Wheaton Regional Park and features a vibrant variety of areas – Aquatic Garden, Azalea Garden, Butterfly Garden, Children’s Garden, Rose Garden, Japanese Style Garden, Trial Garden, Rain Garden, and even a Woodland Walk.
Held through September 17, Wings of Fancy enables you to surround yourself with hundreds of brilliant butterflies from North America, Costa Rica, Africa, and Asia. Watch them soar among gorgeous flowers and go about their business of drinking nectar and looking for others of their kind. Learn about butterflies’ amazing metamorphosis, the important role they play in healthy ecosystems, and how to ensure these beautiful insects thrive in your own garden.
Brookside Gardens offers additional opportunities to celebrate these mesmerizing butterflies through birthday parties, photography and art classes, school trips, and after-hours fun.
For more information and ticket prices, visit http://www.montgomeryparks.org/parks-and-trails/brookside-gardens/wings-fancy-live-butterfly-caterpillar-exhibit/.
1800 Glenallan Avenue