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Bugs, Bats & Bones

Saturday, October 23, 2021 10:00 AM — 1:00 PM

Learn more about some of Halloween’s most iconic characters through a variety of activities, including skull and skeleton explorations, a Woodland Spirits scavenger hunt, animal encounters and more. Costumes are encouraged! 

Presented as part of Fernbank’s Supernatural Science Series 

Scheduled Activities*

Live Animal Encounters
Great Hall, Lower Level
Meet some of Fernbank’s live animal ambassadors

Bugs on the Big Screen
Star Gallery, Lower Level
Explore the tiny structures of bugs using a microscope.

Skulls, Skeletons, and Shells, Oh My!
Great Hall, Lower Level
Explore how bones—or lack thereof—can teach us about an animal’s life.

Great Hall, Lower Level
Make a batty little friend to take home with you.

Witch’s Hat Ring Toss
Great Hall, Lower Level
Can you get the ring on the hat?

Woodland Spirits
WildWoods, Entrance on Lower Level
Encounter ghostly visitors in Fernbank’s annual outdoor Halloween experience.

Supernatural Scavenger Hunt
Dinosaur Landing, Entry Level
Test your seeking skills with this Halloween-themed scavenger hunt.

Cost: Included with general admission. Members FREE!**

*Activities and times are subject to change without notice.

**This event is expected to sell out. Get your tickets TODAY! Members and non-members must reserve tickets in advance to guarantee admission. Because we are operating at reduced capacity, when time slots are sold out, we are unable to add additional tickets.