Schedule of Events

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2022 Bug Bowl will run from 10 am to 6pm, April 9th.

Smith Hall

  • K-12 Insect Art Contest
  • Insect Petting Zoo
  • Insects from Around the World
  • Arthropod Observation Zoo
  • Antennae Arts
  • Bees and Pollinators

Main Tent

  • Forensic Science Club
  • Thomas Say Entomology Club
  • Purdue Improved Crop Storage (PICS)
  • Arrest a Pest: Invasive species games and information
  • Composting with Insects
  • Insect-Eating Plants

Memorial Mall

Cricket Spitting Contest

Qualifying Rounds:

  • 10am to 12:30pm
  • 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Spit-off Finals:

  • 12:45pm
  • 4:00pm

Questions About Our 2022 Schedule?

Check out our FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) page


Bug Bowl is part of Purdue College of Agriculture Spring Fest.