The Hokie BugFest is a free festival that celebrates the joy and excitement of entomology and appeals to every age group. It features a live Bug Zoo with a Spiders' Lair, departmental research displays, a flea circus, a balloon artist, and a bug whisperer. Bug enthusiasts can admire a giant bird-eater tarantula, tour a live butterfly exhibit, and learn all about bed bugs and mosquitoes. This is a fun and educational event for the entire family. For more details and a schedule of events, go to http://www.hokiebugfest.org or our Facebook page. A SAFE (Supporting Autism-Friendly Environments) event.