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Bug Bowl - Purdue University

Over 30,000 people attend this event each year, one of the largest insect festivals in the USA. Preschoolers through retirees take part in hands-on insect activities including the cricket spitting contest and an insect petting zoo. Bug Bowl is part of Purdue's Spring Fest weekend!

The 29th annual Bug Bowl will be April 6th and 7th, 2019.

Bug Bowl runs from 10am to 4pm Saturday and Sunday.

Future Bug Bowl Dates:

  • April 06-07, 2019
  • April 18-19, 2020
  • April 17-18, 2021
  • April 09-10, 2022
  • April 15-16, 2023