It’s the return of bug awareness weekend!

Check out this year’s event and explore a bug’s life with displays in the Zoo’s El Paso Water Utilities Discovery Center where visitors can see bugs up close and learn all about them. Enjoy activities, animal encounters, and even a bug cooking demonstration!

Yes – a bug cooking demonstration which will feature treats like Cricket Chip Cookies, Sweet Cricket Popcorn, Roasted Leaf Cutter Ants, Thai Grasshopper Stir Fry, and Cinnamon Wax Crunch!

Makes your mouth water doesn’t it? Try it if you dare!

Bug Out At The 11th Annual Bug Awareness Weekend At The El Paso Zoo!!

When: Saturday and Sunday, August 4-5, 2012 / 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Where: El Paso Zoo, 4001 E. Paisano, El Paso, TX 79905

For more information call (915) 521-1850.                

Check out the video below – Think bugs on a chip with hot sauce! Only in EP…lol (Btw it’s pretty gross)