Desoto State Park

Campfire Talk: Butterflies of Alabama

Event Dates:
September 30, 2023, 7:00 pm
September 30, 2023, 8:00 pm
DSP butterflies

Events In & Around DeSoto State Park:

Campfire Talk: Butterflies of Alabama

Join us for a fun campfire talk in the great outdoors!  Campfire Talks are a series of educational & entertaining programs located outside in DeSoto State Park. Campfire programs are held many Friday & Saturday evening (June –October) in our large campfire ring inside the improved campground. Talks are for all ages, & open to everyone!

Join lepidopterist and photographer, Vitaly Charny, co-author of 'Butterflies of Alabama' to learn about the many species of butterflies in the great state of Alabama.

Experience the enchanting world of butterflies and delve into the vibrant and diverse ecosystem of Alabama, where countless butterfly species grace our skies and landscapes. Learn about their life cycles, behavior, and the unique features that make Alabama a butterfly haven.

Seating is limited, so bring your own comfortable camp chair if you wish.

Date: Saturday September 30, 2023

Time: 7:00 pm-8:00 pm (CST)

Where: DeSoto State Park-Fort Payne, Alabama. Campfire Ring in the Improved Campground (In case of inclement weather will be located in the CCC Pavilion in picnic area)

Campground gates will open 30 minutes before program.

Fee: Free and open to everyone, no pre-registration required; For any details about the talk, email