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Noche de las Mariposas

July 12, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

6:30 pm         Behind-the-Scenes Tour
7–10:30 pm   Dinner and Entertainment

Tickets: $60 each ($35 tax-deductible portion)
Add $40 for special behind-the-scenes experience

Join us for an enchanted evening in support of the Magic Wings Butterfly HouseEnjoy a wandering feast of foods from Costa Rica and South America, home to the Blue Morpho butterfly, and partake of: 

  • Beer, wine, soft drinks and special cocktails
  • Live music
  • Nighttime train rides into the cool woods
  • Special tasting experiences featuring the tropical plants and fruits of the Butterfly House Conservatory like the papaya, cocoa and coffee
  • Plenty of open seating, shade and misting stations for your comfort

Over the month of July we will release 1,000 exotic Blue Morpho butterflies into the tropical environment of the Butterfly House. Your ticket purchase will support the ongoing exhibits, care of the tropical plants, birds and glorious butterflies of the Magic Wings Butterfly House and help us help the butterfly farmers of the world as they work to conserve the rainforest where these lovely butterflies live.

Go behind the scenes with the Butterfly House Director

Add $40 per person and go behind the scenes into our Chrysalis Room in the Butterfly House, and assist with a special butterfly release with Director Uli Hartmond.
(approximately 30 minutes)

Details

Date:
July 12, 2013
Time:
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Leslie Pepple
Phone:
919-220-5429 ext. 308
Website:
lifeandscience.org

Venue

Museum of Life and Science
433 West Murray Avenue, Durham,, NC 27704 United States
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Phone:
919-220-5429