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Bug Zoo!

The 14th annual Bug Zoo starts with a buzz with the enormously popular Bug Zoo Festival on Saturday, April 21st, 2018 11 a.m.–3 p.m.  The Zoo runs from April 21-May 3.

This year Bug Zoo features the fascinating Web of Life, plus old favorites like tarantulas, chameleons, geckos, snakes and more! Get up close and personal with some of Bug Zoo’s famous creatures, make critter crafts, do a bug scavenger hunt, play buggy games and more! Bring the kids and explore engaging displays while learning about fun, weird and sometimes incredibly helpful creepy crawlers.

Bug Zoo Schedule of Events

Saturday:  Bug Zoo Festival

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Get up close and personal with some of Bug Zoo’s insects and their amazing adaptations and other famous creatures, make critter crafts, do a bug scavenger hunt, play buggy games and more!  General bug viewing and self-guided activities.

Monday-Friday:  Scheduled School Field Trips & Public Viewing

9:00-3:00 p.m.  Experience Bug Zoo with one of our specially trained Adaptation Educators.  Act now to reserve your time slot as they fill fast! Call (208) 726-9358.

3:00 -5:00 p.m.  We recommend public viewing during these hours.

Saturday:  Bug Zoo U (University)

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Bug Zoo U is a terrific opportunity for adults and kids to go deep, learning more about these fascinating critters from storytellers, critter owners, beekeepers and more!  Stay tuned! Schedule of activities to be determined

Monday-Thursday:  Scheduled School Field Trips & Public Viewing

9:00-3:00 p.m.  Experience Bug Zoo with one of our specially trained Adaptation Educators.  Act now to reserve your time slot as they fill fast! Call (208) 726-9358.

3:00 -5:00 p.m.  We recommend public viewing during these hours.

Sponsors:

Wood RIver Inn

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