Bugs of Bug Fest

Our 11th Annual Bug Fest is this weekend, August 10-11! While there are buggy activities for all ages including Roach Races, bug walks through Logan Square and bed bug sniffing dog demonstrations, the exotic live bugs from around the world are invariably the stars of the weekend.

So who might you meet at Bug Fest? Let’s find out…

Hercules beetle

Bark Scorpion

Bark scorpion under black light

Black widow

Luber grasshopper

Orchid mantis

Atlas beetle

Giant katydid

Dragon headed katydid

Red centipede

Dead leaf mantis

Tarantula hawk wasp

All of the insects seen here are scheduled to be at Bug Fest in 2019. We cannot guarantee they will be on display at the exact time of your visit.

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