Stony Kill Farms Annual Butterfly Festival

July 22nd, 11 to 3 pm
(rain date July 23)

Stony Kill Foundation
79 Farmstead Lane
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

Event info is here

Each year, Stony Foundation hosts four seasonal events for families that are education based and fun for all ages. The Butterfly Festival is our biggest event of the year and last year drew almost 2,000 visitors.

The Butterfly Festival is our biggest event of the year and last year drew almost 2,000 visitors. The festivities are located in our field near the Manor House and admittance and parking are free. Guests will enjoy visiting our Monarch Education Table where they can view and learn about the four stages of the butterfly. Our two butterfly tents will be filled with Monarch and Swallowtail butterflies. The Master Gardener’s will be nearby in our Verplanck Memorial Garden educating and answering questions about the perennials planted there. Face painters will be on hand to adorn your child along with a hula-hoop demonstration and instruction, Tai Chi instruction and Yoga instruction throughout the day. Stop at our greenhouse table and gift shop where you can purchase houseplants, handmade bluebird houses and handmade crafts. Don’t forget to make a free craft with the kids and listen to our storyteller at the hay bail circle. Local vendors, food, Storywalk, scavenger hunt, free admission!