Saturday, September 8, 2018
10th Annual Minneapolis Monarch FestivalLake Nokomis, 49th Street & Woodlawn Blvd. (east of the Lake Nokomis Community Center in the area bounded by E. Minnehaha Parkway, Woodlawn Boulevard, and E. Nokomis Parkway.), Minneapolis.
Sat., September 8 at 10:00 am
- ASL Interpretation
Schedule and Tickets
Tix: This event is FREE. Info: 612-313-7784. Tix: This event is FREE. Info: 612-313-7784. Vimeo (with ASL) at https://vimeo.com/234876562.
About the Show
September 8, 2018
Celebrate the monarch butterflies’ 2300-mile migration from Minnesota to Mexico with good food, dance, music, live monarchs, migration games, art activities, native plant sales, and information about creating monarch habitat at home, and lots more. Events on the main stage will be signed from 10:00 to 4:00. The Festival’s info booth (look for the purple and white striped canopy) will serve as the contact point to connect with interpreters. The main parking lot off Minnehaha Parkway is reserved for people with disabilities and elders. A golf cart and driver are available to help bring people from the parking lot to the main Festival area if needed. Accessible port-a-potties are provided. MUSIC SCHEDULE:
10:15 am – 11 am – Chinelos San Pablo Apostol
11:30 am – 12;30 pm – Miss Myra & the Moonshiners
1 pm – 1:30 pm – Ballet Folklorico Mexico Azteca
2 pm- 3:00 pm – Salsa Del Soul
3:15 pm – 4 pm – Kapulli KetzalCoatilcue
COSTUME PARADE starts at 11:00 AM. And many more activities for families!