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Leah Rottke
Program Coordinator
Phone: 619-660-4261


Spring Garden & Butterfly Festival

You are invited to the...

Saturday, April 27, 2019
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
FREE Admission and Parking

The Spring Garden & Butterfly Festival at Cuyamaca College, in its 26th year, is a family-friendly community celebration of spring and a greener future that attracts more than 3,000 visitors annually. The festival features fun programs, exhibitors, and demonstrations that will help you become a better gardener and learn how to conserve our precious resources. The renowned Cuyamaca College Ornamental Horticulture department will be holding its biggest plant sale of the year.

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Ornamental Horticulture Department's biggest plant sale of the year. The Cuyamaca College Nursery will be featuring a wide variety of plants at great prices.

College Showcase:  Representatives from multiple college departments and programs will be on hand to answer your questions about Cuyamaca College.

Ornamental Horticulture Department Showcase:  Faculty and students will be presenting information on a wide variety of horticultural topics and will be available to answer questions about horticulture and the O.H. Department and curriculum.

Horticulture Book Sale:  Horticulture books galore from one of San Diego's best book resources.

Garden Clubs: Get information about San Diego's Garden Clubs

Children's Activities:  There will be activities and exhibits to delight the young and young at heart.

The Water Conservation Garden

Butterfly Pavilion tours and Butterfly Releases

Kids Activities and Craft Vendors

Story Time with Ms. Metamorphosis

Landscape Design Consultations and Garden Tours

Pollinator Party with Ms. Smarty-Plants™

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Heritage of the Americas Museum

Fine arts show and sale



Docent-led tours

Five Choices Dream Drawing!

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Exhibitor & Vendor Space Available

The Spring Garden & Butterfly Festival is actively seeking vendors!  For more information and an application packet, please click on the vendor application or contact Angelina Byrd at

Vendor Application

Contact: Angelina Byrd
Phone: (619) 660-0614  ext. 14

Parking & Directions

Address:    900 Rancho San Diego Parkway
                 El Cajon, CA.  92019
Phone:       619-660-4000

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Last Updated: 02/01/2019


Leah Rottke
Program Coordinator
Phone: 619-660-4261

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