The Fox Cities Butterfly Festival draws thousands to City Park in downtown Appleton each June, and after delaying the Butterfly Festival for two years due to COVID, the Appleton Fox Cities Kiwanis Club welcomed back the 12th Annual Fox Cities Butterfly Festival on Saturday, June 18th at City Park in downtown Appleton. 
The Fox Cities Butterfly Festival is a free community event featuring more than 30 activity booths, displays and activities, play areas, an entertainment stage, face painting, giveaways, food and more!  The highlight of the event is a group release of butterflies for registered attendees, representing our dedication to “Helping Families Fly”!
 
The Fox Cities Butterfly Festival focuses on:
 
FUN -- with parents and children participating in free activities, games, interactive displays, healthy snacks, and entertainment.
 
EDUCATION -- Exhibitors presenting engaging, interactive displays and activities, making it fun for families to participate.

ADVENTURE – with interactive games, a butterfly release, nature adventures and more!
 
Proceeds of the Fox Cities Butterfly Festival supports the Kiwanis iPads for Autism program and the Kiwanis n’ Cops n’ Kids program.