Butterfly Ball

Butterfly Ball

Butterfly Ball event details

August 4, 2018  |  6:00 - 10:00 pm

Food & Drink • Dancing • Fun

Supporting Pollinator Gardens and Beautification Projects in the Town of Highland


Yulan Ball Field

at intersection of Park Road and Beaver Brook Road in Yulan, NY 12792

This is a Rain or Shine Event.

  • Costume ContestsDress up as a Pollinator: Bat, Bee, Bird, Butterfly, etc.
  • Live Music: Singer/Song-writer Rich Parkinson
  • Awesome DJs: Phil South (The Launderette) & Timmy Macguire
  • Make Pollinator Seed Balls with Nonna Hall (see below)
  • Face Painting
  • Firefly Performance by Ravenbane’s Firecraft
  • Pinks: Tacos and Mexican-fare
Have a great time with friends and family while we are raise awareness and funds for the importance of supporting pollinator habitat in our region.


Costumes are optional, but definitely encouraged.


6:00-7:00 pm :  Rich Parkinson singer/song-writer

6:15-6:45 pm :  "All About Bats" – Jessica Newbern, National Park Service Biologist

6:45-7:15 pm :  "Monarch Butterfly Life-Cycle" – Ed Wesley, Educator

7:00-8:00 pm :  Kids Costume Disco

8:00-8:15 pm : Firefly Performance

8:15-10:00 pm : Dancing turns up a notch...Pollinators boogie down.

Plus, make Butterfly Balls all night long!

Purchase Tickets

Each ticket will be entered into a raffle.

Tickets will be available at the entry.

Help us gather a head count for this event, please purchase your tickets prior to August 2nd.

Each ticket will be entered into a raffle.

Become a sponsor to support this event and advertise your business.

seed balls

What are Butterfly Balls?

Clay balls rolled with pollinator favored flower seeds.
These seed balls can be tossed in your garden or yard.
We are also making them to be used during our
Butterfly Bike Ride & Seed Toss on Sept. 29th.
Come Dressed as your favorite pollinator for both the Butterfly Ball and Bike Ride!


Skipper Sponsors

Brushfoot Sponsors

Viceroy Sponsors

Swallowtail Sponsors

Worker Bees

Debra Conway

Cathy Daboul

Nonna Hall

Roswell Hamrick

Jihan Heasman

David Holland

Melanie Holland

Laquita Matthews

Johnny Pizzolato