An ant, carrying a straw, meets a grasshopper. He warns of an approaching strong thunderstorm. The ant does not have time to reach the house in time and has to wait out a shower on the way. He finds a tiny mushroom with a thick leg and a small bonnet, somehow fits under it with his straw. Soon a butterfly flies, which also needs to hide from the rain. Despite the fact that there is no place at all, the ant decides to make room and lets the butterfly to itself. Together they sing songs and soon collect a large company under the mushroom: a mouse, a sparrow and even a hare.