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The Very Hungry Caterpillar 50th Birthday
August 22, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019
Butterfly Wonderland is proud to partner with Penguin Publishing and acclaimed author Eric Carle to bring a Special Exhibition that celebrates the 50th birthday of The Very Hungry Caterpillar. See why this lovable caterpillar has captured the hearts of millions of children across the globe as the book comes alive!
Special Exhibition activities include:
- Live caterpillars and other creatures from the many books illustrated by Eric Carle
- Larger than life storybook pages from The Very Hungry Caterpillar in the conservatory
- Photo opportunities with colorful character backdrops
- Unique caterpillar educational trading cards
- Meet The Very Hungry Caterpillar character and enjoy special storytimes and movies on selected dates
- Face painting on weekends
- The state’s largest selection of Eric Carle books and merchandise