Parents and children participate in FREE activities, games, interactive displays, healthy snacks and entertainment.


The highlight of the event is a group release of more than 1,000 butterflies, representing our dedication to “Helping Families Fly”!


Admission to the event is FREE. The Butterfly Release is optional and requires registration and online purchase in advance.  

Activity Providers

Appleton Fire Department

Appleton Health Department

Appleton Police Department

Appleton Public Works

Appleton Public Library

Aww Snap! Photobooths

B.A.C.A. – Bikers Against Child Abuse

East Wisconsin Savings Bank

Edward Jones / Brad Borgen

Girl Scouts of the Northwestern Great Lakes

Girls on the Run

Gold Cross Ambulance

International Experience

Mathnasium of North Appleton

Mosquito Hill Nature Center

Natural Healthy Concepts

Outagamie/Calumet County Foster Care

Parent Connections

Pollenablers - Fox Cities

Sherman Counseling

Shifting Tides Chiropractic

Swimtastic Swim School

The Academy - Martial Arts

The Batterman Integrity Group @KWFC

The Chiropractic Advantage

The Family Radio Network

Trout Museum of Art


Wisconsin Swim Academy

Xavier Catholic Schools


Appleton Downtown, Inc.

Altrusa International Foundation of Appleton, WI. Inc.

Clifton Larson Allen LLC - (Formerly Schenck)

Dawn & Art Malcolm

Edward Jones / Brad Borgen

Erickson & Associates, S.C.


Festival Foods

Fox Communities Credit Union

GLK Foods

Graphics DNA

Kathi Seifert

Mark and Julie Casper

McDonald's of the Fox Cities Valley Management Inc.

Merchants' Choice Card Services, LLC

Miller Electric Mfg. LLC

Simon's Cheese


US Bank