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Blythewood Butterfly Festival

May 20, 2017
Address: 100 Alvina Hagood Circle, Blythewood, SC 29016
Times: From: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Admission: Free admission
Phone: 803-754-2008
Venue: Doko Manor
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Join us for a day of fun at the Blythewood Butterfly Festival honoring nature’s most beautiful pollinator, the butterfly! The festival will feature a large butterfly tent filled with live butterflies and flowers! Guests will be able to feed and enjoy the beauty of 6 different species of butterflies. Other festive attractions include


  • Caterpillar Petting Zoo where guests can follow the life cycle of a butterfly
  • Butterfly Release and Dress Up Pollinator Parade
  • Pollinator Coloring Garden and Pollination Photo Station
  • Face Painting, Balloon Art, Make and Take Crafts
  • Local Artisans and Vendors showcasing butterfly and conservation-minded goods
  • Food Trucks, music and more!


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