Events

Monarch Festival at Eagle Marsh

  • September 8, 2012 at 9:00am until 12:00pm

Location: Eagle Marsh, 6801 Engle Road, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Cost: Free

Saturday, September 8, 9 a.m. to noon. "Monarch Festival at Eagle Marsh!"  Meet at the Eagle Marsh barn, 6801 Engle Road, Fort Wayne. Everyone is welcome at this free, family-friendly event celebrating the monarch butterfly, thousands of which are likely to be stopping by at Eagle Marsh on their fall migration. The festival will offer information and displays including live monarchs in various stages of metamorphosis, monarch-related crafts, a replica of the butterflies’ migratory path, and interactive games about monarchs. Visitors can hike to watch monarchs’ nectaring on native plants and can help plant milkweed plugs to serve as nurseries for future monarch generations. Sponsored by Little River Wetlands Project. Free.  Contact info@lrwp.org or 260-478-2515 for information.  

For more information, contact:

  • E-mail: info@lrwp.org
  • Phone Number: 260-478-2515
  • Website: www.lrwp.org