Programs & Events

BugFest 2013

Program Number: 
None
Program Type: 
Event
Date: 
Sep. 21, 2013 | Saturday, 9:00am
Multiple Times: 
9am–7pm
Location: Museum of Natural Sciences
Fee: 
Free

scorpionJones Street, The Plaza, Edenton Street, and all four floors of the Museum will be filled with buggy fun! This year's theme bug: scorpions!

  • Enjoy the entertaining displays, exhibits and activities — both inside and outside the Museum.
  • Learn about arthropods, which make up three-quarters of all animals on Earth, during fascinating presentations.
  • Taste delectable dishes featuring creepy crawlers as a major ingredient at Café Insecta.
  • Join the moths, fireflies and katydids for an exhilarating evening of nocturnal activities at the Evening Insectival.
  • Learn how to keep your own hive at a Beekeeping Workshop
  • Bring an unusual bug to the Stump the Experts table

More information at www.bugfest.org.