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Night of the Butterflies (Members Only)(Adult 18+)

Join us for the exclusive “Night of the Butterflies” member parties during the Fred & Dorothy Fichter Butterflies Are Blooming exhibition, March 1 through April 30.

Advanced Registration Required

These events are free for members and guests covered by their membership level. You may purchase additional tickets for nonmember guests when you arrive at the event. (Online registration is not available for additional guests.)


Monday, April 8: 7–9 pm

Make it a date night! Check in as early as 5:30 pm, when you’ll have access to the DeVos–Keeler Gift Shop and James & Shirley Balk Café for shopping, dining, and drinks. All other areas of Meijer Gardens are closed until your event start time, after which your access includes Fred & Dorothy Fichter Butterflies Are Blooming, live entertainment, photo booths, a cash-only bar, a themed art activity, and a complimentary dessert plate.

DeVos–Keeler Gift Shop hours: 5–7 pm March 24

DeVos–Keeler Gift Shop hours: 5–8 pm April 8

Balk Café hours: Full menu 5–7 pm | Fresh Express menu only, 7–8 pm


Click the “Register Here” button to register or via phone at 616-977-7689 or email at [email protected]



Apr 08 2024


7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

More Info

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Sunday 11 am - 5 pm
Monday 9 am - 5 pm
Tuesday 9 am - 9 pm
Wednesday 9 am - 5 pm
Thursday 9 am - 5 pm
Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Saturday 9 am - 5 pm


Members (with ID) FREE
Adults (14-64) $20.00
Seniors (65 and older) $15.00
Students (with student ID) $15.00
Museums for All $2.00
Children (3-13) $10
Children (2 and younger) FREE


2024 Lineup Announced

View this year’s Fifth Third Bank Summer Concerts at Meijer Gardens lineup, the Insider’s Guide to buying tickets, Frequently Asked Questions, and more: 

water outage UPDATE:

We are open during our normal operating hours as the City of Grand Rapids continues to test water quality after this weekend’s city-wide water outage. Water fountains are not running until further notice. Bottled water is available for purchase, or you may bring your own water. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Spring Break Hours

Extended Hours

Enjoy extended spring break hours until 9 pm on April 1-5.

Extended Member Early Hours

Each Sunday from 9-11 am during Fred & Dorothy Fichter Butterflies Are Blooming and Saturday, April 6, from 8-9 am. 


Sunday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Members (with ID) FREE
Adults (14-64) $20.00
Seniors (65 and older) $15.00
Students (with student ID) $15.00
Museums for All $2.00
Children (3-13) $10
Children (2 and younger) FREE