Firefly Fling coming to Botanical Garden of the Ozarks July 20

Courtesy, Botanical Garden of the Ozarks

One of the most magical nights of the year for kids in Fayetteville is coming up in a few weeks.

Of course, we’re talking about the Firefly Fling, set for Saturday, July 20 at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks.

The annual event includes a host of activities for kids, including fairy house building, nature stations, stilt walkers, a petting zoo, crafts and more.

This year’s event will also include performances by fire dancers, a laser light show, live music by Candy Lee & the Backyard Bugs, Jukeboxx, and more.

Glow sticks, fairy wings, swords, wands, and other special items will be for sale at the event. Fairy costumes and woodland creature costumes are encouraged. Blankets and lawn chairs are also recommended.

Tickets to the event are on sale now. Advance tickets for BGO members are are $20 for adults and $10 for children, and tickets for non-members are $30 for adults and $15 for children. Kids 2 and under get in for free.

The event will begin at around 5 p.m. and end at 10 p.m.

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