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Due to popularity of Field trips offered by Pineville Parks & Recreation, we will sign up Pineville residents for the first 2 weeks. If there are any seats left we will then open it up to non-residents.

May Field Trip


Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden is the Carolinas’ Garden for all seasons, providing guests a chance to reconnect with nature and to create lifelong memories with friends and family. Located within 380 acres on the banks of Lake Wylie, spectacular gardens, sparkling fountains, a conservatory dedicated to the display of tropical plants and orchids, a visitor pavilion, a garden store and nature trails await the visitor.

Butterfly Bungalow ($3 with Garden Admission) Optional

Enter a pollinators’ paradise abundant in fluttering butterflies native to North Carolina and a colorful display of their favorite plants. Explore the life cycle of a butterfly and witness metamorphosis before your own eyes. Learn all about the species of butterflies in your own backyard and how to best attract these stunning, nectar-loving insects.

When: Thursday May 30, 2019

Time:  We will leave the Community Center at 9:30am. We will stop for lunch and be back around 3pm.

Cost:  Adult:  $13 / Senior 60+:  $12 (lunch and Butterfly Bungalow cost not included)

Limited seating available – Come by the Belle Johnston Community Center to reserve your seat. 704-889-2400