This Year, Celebrate the UT Arboretum Society Butterfly Festival With Us Online
Our Festival will GO LIVE ONLINE, Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 10 am and remain available for an extended period so you can watch all at once or take your time!
While this year’s Butterfly Festival may look a little different, we are excited to present incredible lectures from our specialists, fantastic art, and a virtual butterfly release sure to bring a smile to your face.
Our Speakers for the 2020 Virtual Butterfly Festival:
Kris Light, Oak Ridge environmental educator – “The Magnificent Migration of the Monarch Butterflies to Mexico!”
Stephen Lyn Bales, East Tennessee Naturalist – “The Miracle of Metamorphosis”
Register below. The first 100 people to register will receive a
small free gift via mail.
REGISTER NOW FOR THE VIRTUAL BUTTERFLY FESTIVAL https://forestry.tennessee.edu/butterfly-festival-registration/
We have three incredible local artists this year who are donating a percentage of their sales to the UT Arboretum Society. View prices and information below on how to purchase or on the Butterfly Festival web page. Craft pickup will be at the UT Arboretum on September 18 and September 19 and information on signing up for a pickup time will be sent after ordering.
Stephen Lyn Bales – Monarch Shadowbox
Shadowbox measuring 9″ high x 11″ wide with Monarch or Tiger Swallowtail hand-colored drawing by the artist.
$30 for one shadowbox or $55 for both.
20 of each shadowbox available.
To order, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Checks accepted. Pickup information will be emailed after ordering.
Concrete leaf print butterfly puddler with bag of river sand or river pebbles
$10 , 100 available in assorted colors
To order contact email@example.com
Checks accepted. Pick up information will be sent after ordering.
Copper and brass handmade jewelry
Large dragonfly copper pendant with jasper beads – $30
Small dragonfly pendant with glass beads – $25
Butterfly earrings with sterling silver posts – $25
To order contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Checks accepted. Pickup information will be emailed upon ordering.
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS WHO MAKE THE BUTTERFLY FESTIVAL A REALITY!
Migrating Monarch Level
Hella & Pete Peterson
Staten Communications Ink/ Public Relations and Editorial Services
Melanie & Vince Staten
Obed Forest Gardens