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Insect and Ladybug Festival

This one-of-a-kind event features thousands of fascinating creepy-crawlies including live insects, lizards, snakes, and the famous "Madagascar hissing cockroaches." Children can practice bug collecting, hands-on insect arts and crafts, and even taste cooked mealworm larva (in various flavors such as mesquite, teriyaki, and barbeque!). Entomologists and other bug experts will be available for questions and more than 20 informational booths will teach and entertain children and adults alike.

 

Neighborhood: North Coastal

San Diego Botanic Garden
230 Quail Gardens Dr
Encinitas, CA 92024

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Date & Time

Jul 20 - Jul 21, 2019

Price

Free with paid admission or membership.

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