Frenchman's Forest, 12201 Prosperity Farms Rd, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
The mission of the River Center is to foster a sense of environmental stewardship for the Loxahatchee River’s diverse watershed with quality education programs, exhibits and meaningful events. We remain committed to that mission, while being proactive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Loxahatchee River District is committed to maintaining public health in our communities.
COVID-19 Safety Precautions:
The River Center features live aquatic tanks, interactive exhibits, and a touch tank that represent the Loxahatchee River system from a freshwater cypress swamp to seagrass-dominated estuary to marine ecosystems. The center provides a fun, educational opportunity for school children, adults, visitors, and long-time residents to learn about Florida’s first National Wild and Scenic River.
Our Mission is to foster a sense of environmental stewardship for the Loxahatchee River’s diverse watershed with quality education programs, exhibits and meaningful events.
Saturday, Jan. 30th
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Flutter on over to the River Center’s second Atala Butterfly Festival and Family Day!
On Saturday, Jan. 30th we are celebrating the Atala butterfly! Once thought to be extinct, this beautiful butterfly is local and thriving right in our own backyards.
Join us for our exciting event which will include:
-Butterfly arts and crafts
-Native Plant seed harvesting
-Native Plant Sale
-Tours of the River Center migratory bird and butterfly garden
Please register to attend tickets are limited.
We are offering 2 time slots to attend this event.
-10:00 am – 11:30 am
-11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Please check in during your assigned time slot, visitors will have that time to participate in our plant sale, garden tours and seed collection.
Tickets are SOLD OUT!
Please call for waitlist at 561-743-7123