CAL POLY POMONA INSECT FAIR
October 17 and 18, 2015 from 9am to 5pm
Come see over 500,000 live and preserved exotic insects from around the world!
Have you ever touched a millipede or a Madagascar Hissing cockroach with your bare hand?
Well you can at the Insect Fair. Learn how insects impact our lives and how you can make a career as an insect expert.
Some of the insects on display include:
- Vibrant moths and butterflies from around the world.
- Beautiful cicadas from Asia . . . many having unique wing patterns and colors. These insects are the loudest on the planet!
- A colorful array of exotic grasshoppers and katydids. Many displayed to show patterned underwings.
- Beetles! These are the largest, most diverse group of insects. Make sure to look closely because many displayed are small but full of color, texture, and unique patterns.
Admission is $5 per person; $4 for students; FREE for kids 2 and under.