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Butterfly fun to take flight in Kingsville

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Posted at 8:34 PM, Sep 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-15 21:34:08-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Kingsville is known for it's butterfly watching. They are even a proud Monarch City USA member.

To celebrate all things butterflies, Kingsville is holding a festival called Butterfly Blitz.

The festival is happening Saturday October 2nd, but you can also schedule a Winged Wonder Tour at the King Ranch on that Friday and Sunday. To book a tour call 361-592-8055.

As for the festival, which will be held at Dick Kleberg Park, here is a list of events:

  • 10am - Tag & Release of Monarchs
  • 11am - Pollinator Gardening
  • 12pm - Photographing Nature
  • 1pm - iNaturalist Usage
  • 2pm - Tag & Release of Monarchs
  • 3pm - Pollinator Gardening
  • 8-10pm - Pollinators of the Night

For more information click here.