Looking for fun things to do in Wichita this Spring? Each Saturday from April 4-18, 2020, Botanica will be celebrating Spring with Tulips, Fairies, and Forts.
You’ll enjoy live performances, activities, crafts, building your very own fairy house for a chance to win one of several prizes, and – of course – 60,000 tulips adorning the gardens! Lunch and snacks will be available to purchase at the Cafe.
Regular admission fees apply for non-members; Botanica members pay $3 for admission to Tulips, Fairies, and Forts.
Admission to Botanica just went up. It is now $9 for adults, $8 for seniors, and $6 for youth ages 3-12. (Admission is free for children 2 and younger.)
Every week they’ll have numerous activities, and music!
- Games, scavenger hunt, and lots of bubbles
- DJ Ronnie Choy, the dance man
- Fairy house and jar competition in the lobby
- Face painting (from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
- Forts throughout the gardens and fort building
- Fairy and Gnome dress-up station
- Find the garden gnome
- Bounce house & obstacle course
Special Events & Guests
In addition to the regular fun activities, special guests are scheduled to visit Botanica during Tulips, Fairies, and Forts … including the Easter Bunny visit on April 11!
April 4 -Great Plains Nature Center with their owls. Tanganyika Wildlife Park with an educational experience and a surprise animal.
April 11 – Easter Bunny! Egg races at noon and 2 p.m. (two different age groups – youth and adult winner gets a membership to Botanica)
Nate Matthews with a Prairie Falcon and Eagle
April 18 – Four Points Ranch & Petting Zoo, Prairie Creek Elementary Singers performance in the Children’s Garden at 11 a.m.,
The Fairy Tale House/Jar Competition winner is announced at 2 p.m.
Tulips, Fairies & Forts Event Info
To see all the scheduled activities, visit the Tulips, Fairies, and Forts page at the Botanica website.