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Breakfast with the Butterflies - Saturday


Now - March 14, 2015 | 10 a.m.- 12 p.m.
Dorrance Hall and Boppart Courtyard


Desert Botanical Garden is aflutter over the return of Breakfast with the Butterflies! Take part in a colorful celebration marking the opening of the Spring Butterfly Exhibit. Enjoy a delicious catered breakfast buffet, children’s crafts and activities, and entertainment. All guests will receive admission into the Maxine and Jonathan Marshall Butterfly Pavilion. Children will receive their own pair of butterfly wings to wear and take home.

Ticket Information

Members: Adults $35 / Children $30
General Public: Adults $40 / Children $35

Ticket Price includes:

  • Admission to Desert Botanical Garden and the Maxine and Jonathan Marshall Butterfly Pavilion
  • Breakfast
  • Entertainment and children’s crafts
  • A pair of butterfly wings for each child to wear and take home

Breakfast Buffet Menu

Breakfast Buffet Catered by Fabulous Food Fine Catering & Events

  • Fresh Fruit and Melon Salad, minted vanilla sauce (on the side) (gluten free, vegan)
  • An assortment of fresh baked breakfast breads with creamery butter (vegetarian)
  • Buttermilk Pancakes - with warm maple syrup, honey, miniature chocolate chips, whipped cream, rainbow sprinkles, toasted coconut and creamery butter (vegetarian)
  • Petite Breakfast Burritos - scrambled egg and cheese, tomato cilantro salsa on the side (vegetarian)
  • Breakfast Sausage
  • Seasoned Breakfast Potatoes (gluten free, vegan)
  • Chilled Orange Juice
  • Ice Water
  • Fresh Roast Coffee, cream and sweetener


  • Face painting by Kara Griffin (Body Art by Kara)
  • Balloon twisting by local childrens’ entertainers Tara and Marcus
  • Music by Tramor (Overseas)

The Fine Print

  • Doors open at 10 a.m.
  • Breakfast, entertainment, and activities available 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • Open seating only.
  • Tickets are limited.
  • Advance ticket purchase required.
  • No refunds or exchanges on tickets purchased.
  • No outside food or beverage permitted.

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