Insectapalooza 2017 - October 28
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Insectapalooza 2017 - October 28


Insectapalooza 2017 - Save the Date!

  • Saturday, October 28, 2017, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

The annual, one-day insect fair is hosted by the Department of Entomology at Cornell University. Insectapalooza is an interactive, hands-on experience that features hundreds of live insects, spiders, and other fascinating arthropods. Popular favorites include the live Butterfly Room and Arthropod Zoo.

Insectapalooza is fun and educational for children, teens, and adults of all ages. The annual Insect Fair reflects the countless wonderful ways that insects interact with people and impact our lives -- for better or for worse.

If you wish to become a SPONSOR for Insectapalooza please contact Brian Danforth. Sponsors will be listed on this website, as well as in a brochure given to all attendees.

Volunteers, please contact Stephanie Westmiller at


$3 per person, children under 3-years old and under are free.

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Patti Zellmer
4-H Program Leader (Otsego County)
607-547-2536 ext. 225


Cornell University
144 East Avenue
Comstock Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853