Come to BugFest 2017!

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A family oriented open house at UNL’s Department of Entomology.   Sunday, September 24th from 1:00-4:00pm at Entomology Hall on UNL’s East Campus. Parking and admission are free.


Draw your favorite bug on the wall!

Hold some of your insect friends in the Insect Zoo!

Get a picture of yourself on the back of a giant bug!

Meet all of our friendly entomologists, and tour the research labs!

New this year:

Tarantulas in the Insect Zoo

Insect Open-heart surgery

Bed Bug Road Show

Dung Beetles


Entomology Escape Game

Insect Microbes

What Are GMOs?

We hope to see you there!