10/28/2012 | 10am-5pm | Butterfly Pavilion, Westminster

Explore metro Denver’s premier Halloween happening with a conservation connection! Discover the fascinating secrets of the rainforest and its many inhabitants while enjoying a safe and educational trick-or-treating experience. The Butterfly Pavilion takes the creepy out of creepy crawlies under the rainforest canopy! Enjoy hands-on activities, immersive exhibits, a costume parade, face painting, candy stations galore and so much more. Discover how fascinating spiders, tarantulas and scorpions can be while enjoying a safe and educational trick-or-treating experience. Let us take the creepy out of the creepy crawlies!

Boo-tastic Happenings

  • Treat Bag Greeters
  • Tarantula Trivia
  • Creepy Crawlie Cousins Game
  • Costume Parades led by Pete the Praying Mantis
  • Face Painting
  • Jugglers and Stilt Walkers
  • Balloon and Caricature Artists
  • Candy Stations Galore!

Schedule of Live Entertainment

10am to 12pm: Balloon Artist
12pm to 2pm: Stilt Walker
2pm to 4pm: Juggler
3pm to 5pm: Caricature Artist

“Boo”ths in the Ballroom

  • “Spider Silk” cotton candy
  • Que Bueno
  • Hammonds Candy
  • K12 Colorado Virtual Academy
  • Cockroach Races
  • Mini Pumpkin Decorating
  • Fall Photo Station


  • Tasty concessions by M&M & Things Catering
  • Butterfly Encounters—release our newest butterflies into the rainforest

All activities and attractions are included with daily admission. FREE for Butterfly Pavilion members!