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Butterfly Festival

Presenting Sponsor:


$12 General Public/$8 CNC Members

The Flying Colors Butterfly Festival delights everyone all weekend at the Chattahoochee Nature Center when the air fills with the beating wings of beautiful butterflies! Join us for this very important fundraising event for the Chattahoochee Nature Center!

Live Butterfly Releases
(Subject to Change; may not occur in rain)
Saturday: 11am and 1:30pm
Sunday: 1:30 and 3:30pm

Butterfly Encounter
Walk-through exhibit with hundreds of butterflies

Plant Sale
Host and Nectar Plants for Butterflies available for purchase

Festival Fun

Stay tuned for more information on the event!

Last Minute Details

  • Please Carpool! There is limited parking in the CNC parking lot. There will also be free shuttle bus service available from St. Francis School near the corner of Willeo/Azalea and Highway 120.
  • Please note that there is not an ATM on site. Cash may be needed for some vendors including food
  • Please note that pets are not allowed on the CNC grounds.

Vendor/Exhibitor Information

We are currently looking for exhibitors and vendors for the event. Your participation as an exhibitor/vendor will provide an excellent means of interacting with environmentally-minded families in metro Atlanta. Successful vendors target young families and children at a lower price point of under $35 and have pollinator related products or programs. In addition, CNC is looking for food trucks for the event. Download an application and submit no later than April 13th. Vendors will be notified of acceptance by end of day on April 20th. Payment will be due no later than April 27th.

Questions? Contact or 770-992-2055 ext. 236.