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Festival of the Butterflies


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San Juan Capistrano, butterflies and Metrolink!

Come explore the wonderful and amazing world of butterflies in San Juan Capistrano. Taking Metrolink to the Festival of the Butterflies will let you skip traffic, avoid parking headaches and arrive relaxed and ready to enjoy all things butterflies.

Event Information

The 10th Annual Festival of the Butterflies takes place at the Goin’ Native Therapeutic Garden in Los Rios Park on Paseo Adelanto. A five minute walk from the Metrolink station. This free event will feature garden tours with butterflies and butterfly educators, exhibitors, children’s ctivities, music, and more.

Saturday, August 3, 2024
Cost: Free
Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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Purchasing Tickets and Passes

Weekend day passes on Metrolink are just $10 and kids 17 and under ride free. Each paying adult can bring up to three kids for free!

You can purchase tickets and passes at Metrolink stations with ticket vending machines or you can make life simpler and get passes any time with your smartphone and the Metrolink Mobile App.

Metrolink Train Schedule to San Juan Capistrano

Both the OC Line and IEOC Line can get you to the Festival of the Butterflies. Be sure to exit the train at the San Juan Capistrano Station.