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Visitor Center

Bug-a-Palooza is a scaled back, pandemic friendly version of Bernheim’s annual Bugfest, which will return once it is safe to do so.  Saturday’s Bug-a-Palooza events are presented in partnership with […]

Bug-a-Palooza: Insect Safari for Adults & Families with Older Children

Meet at Visitor Center

Join Bernheim’s resident insect expert Kelly Vowels and Volunteer Naturalists on this adventure in search of all things buggy. $5 per person Registration required by 4 p.m. the day prior to the program. Call (502) 955-8512 or click on the button below to register. Space is limited. Masks are required in case social distancing is […]

Bug-a-Palooza: Idlewild Butterfly and Insectarium

Visitor Center

Stop by the Bug Zoo at the Visitor Center to visit with these local bug experts and their fascinating insect specimens. In-person, drop in at any time. Masks and social […]

BugFest – Virtual and In Person

Education Center

Join us for this celebration of our six and eight-legged friends and all they do for our ecosystem. Virtual and in-person events will take place. Stay tuned for more details.

Bug-a-Palooza: Insect Mural Making with Artist Joanne Price

Visitor Center

Drop by to assist former Regional Artist in Residence Joanne Price in making a large, collaborative insect mural. In-person, drop in at any time. Masks and social distancing are required. […]

Bug-a-Palooza Discovery Stations

Visitor Center

Stop by the front of the Visitor Center to visit Insect-themed Discovery Stations, live bug encounters, crafts, activities, and more. Discovery Stations will cover topics including Pollination & Native Bees […]