What's an Insectival? It's an INSECT FESTIVAL!
Indoor & outdoor fun! Buzz on in as we celebrate and investigate insects through games, art activities, bug hunts and show & tell fun! Each guest will receive a punch pass that will guide them through various activities ending with a prize and fun photo opps!
Insect Show & Tell – Preserved specimens to investigate and observe. From ants to grasshoppers to unusual finds, check out a wide variety of insects brought to you by our staff Naturalist Hester Burch, along with her friends from the Association of Southern Maryland Beekeepers, Calvert County Mosquito Control, St. Mary's College of Maryland, the Maryland Entomological Society, and Calvert county Natural Resources!
Museum of Live Curiosities - What creepy crawlies will you discover in this zone?
Mosquito Mysteries - Learn everything you ever wanted to know about mosquitoes, including info about mosquito-eating fish, brought to you by Calvert County Mosquito Control!
Insect Make-N-Takes - From awesome headgear to bug motels, you'll have plenty to make and take home!
Buggy Bingo Parlor - Play a game, win a prize!
Pollinator Pretend Play - Buzz around, flutter among the flowers, harvest and sell honey in this imaginative zone.
Insect I Spy - Search along the shady wooded trail. Cool off in the misting station.