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Join us for a wonderful evening of wine tasting paired with delectable hors d'oeuvres, music, magic and art while enjoying a beautiful sunset over the Laguna Madre Bay at the South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center.

Schedule of Events:

Friday, October 27, 2017
Monarch Friday Night at the South Padre Island Birding & Nature Center
6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Saturday, October 28, 2017
9 a.m. – 11 a.m. – Breakfast with the Monarchs at the SPI Birding & Nature Center, sponsored by the Port Isabel Rotary.

Entertainment Stage:
10:00 a.m. UTRGV Grupo Folklorico Tizatlan
10:30 a.m. Leslie Blasing
12:00 p.m. Illisionist Richard Blake
1:00 p.m. Mariachi Sol Azteca
2:00 p.m. Childrens Art Contest Awards
Vendor Booths:
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Children’s Activities
10:00 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Crafts Tent
Face Painting
Learning About Nature

Food Truck:
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

PIISD Nature Art Contest Exhibit
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Awards 2:00 p.m.)

Guided Bird Walks
10:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m.
1:00 p.m.

Nature Film Showings
10:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m.

Monarch Talk:
11:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m.

Butterfly Walk
11:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m.

Butterfly Tent
Tickets available at tent
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Kite Exhibition
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Guided Home Garden Tours  – Van Tour, various locations (tickets available day of event)
10:30 a.m.
1:00 p.m.

Family Bonfire and S’mores
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. SPI Native Plant Center
Plants will be for sale and donations for butterfly home tours will be accepted.

Earlier Event: October 8
South Padre Triathlon