Frolic: A Fabulous Family Festival

Saturday, June 6, 2015 | 1–5 p.m.
FREE!

Bring your wild wings and your dancing shoes for a fabulous family festival celebrating springtime whimsy and the opening of BBG’s new Discovery Garden. Dragonflies, butterflies, and other winged friends are welcome!

Activities begin at Cherry Esplanade

1:00–2:00

Join a butterfly, moth, and dragonfly stroll with naturalist Brad Klein.

1:00–4:00

Create a giant scrap-sculpture dragonfly with artist Javaka Steptoe.

1:00–4:00

Craft your own butterfly antennae to take home.

1:30–4:00

Winged Rumpus: A tree-sized Grandmother Earth puppet will be our dance party host as we cavort through the grass with a clutch of fantastical winged creatures:

2:00–2:30

Take a walk on the (botanical) wild side with BBG’s own Romi Ige.

2:30–3:30

Join a butterfly, moth, and dragonfly stroll with naturalist Brad Klein.

3:00–3:30

Take a walk on the (botanical) wild side with BBG’s own Romi Ige.

4:00–5:00

Magical Mystery Tour: Join our stilt-walking menagerie on a colorful and outrageous procession, winding our way to the new Discovery Garden. Perk up your ears for an audio scavenger hunt as we discover musical surprises on the Frolic International Music Trail, featuring:

Lead Sponsors
In the Raw TD Bank



Major Supporter, Discovery Programs
National Grid

Upcoming Dates

Saturday, June 6, 2015
The Shinbone Alley Stilt Band
The Shinbone Alley Stilt Band. Photo by Bond Street Theatre.
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