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Insect & Ladybug Festival 2017

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  • WHEN Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 9 a.m. Sunday, July 23, 2017 at 9 a.m.
  • WHERE San Diego Botanic Garden, 230 Quail Gardens Drive, Encinitas, CA
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  • AGES All ages
  • COST Free - $14

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.

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

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