Bug Fest - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
*The event has already taken place on this date: Sat, 09/21/2019
2019 THEME ARTHROPOD: BEETLES!
Why are beetles featured at BugFest this year? Beetles account for over 400,000 species — nearly one-fourth of all known types of animals!
At BugFest 2019:
- 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.
BUGFEST: INSIDE THE MUSEUM
All four floors of the Museum will be filled with buggy fun!
The first floor of the Nature Exploration Center is open from 9am to 7pm.
Jones Street, Bicentennial Plaza, and Edenton Street will be teeming with activities, bug stations and a street carnival.
If you need any accommodations to attend the event, please contact David Wood.
*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.