Enjoy free activities to unleash your inner artist!
Brush Strokes Live Studio Classes
10:30 am, 12 pm, 2 pm, 3:30 pm, and 5 pm
Take our free Brush Strokes class and try your hand at painting Whimsical Pumpkin, Kissing Fish, and Western Sunset. Beginners are welcome! Instruction and painting supplies are free.
Register onsite; first come, first served. Must be 14 years or older; see our Kids Edition for budding artists aged 7 to 13.
Living Butterfly Vines
Take pleasure in the splendor of The Living Vines® as they come to life in an exquisite transformation. Nothing could be prettier than the lovely Monarch butterflies resting in the colorful flowers and lush green leaves. The iridescent hues of the Blue Morpho Butterflies against the stunning flowers of the Spring Living Vine are sure to leave memories that will linger for years to come.
An enigmatic mer creature has emerged from the shadowy depths of the sea. Discover the presence of powerful Oceania as water emerges from her elongated fingertips and she commands the water around her to rise.
• 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
• 11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
• 2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
• 4:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Derek the Mime
Derek the Mime has been entertaining live audiences for decades. Catch him roaming the grounds from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Roaming Improv Actors
Keep an eye out for our roaming improv actors, dressed as notable artists from the past. Can you guess who they are?
Demonstration by Erica Newman
10 am to 11:30 am
Demonstration by Melinda Johnson
12 to 3 pm