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Bugfest Creepy Crawly Insect and Spider Show

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Bristol Road | Gryphon Sports Centre, Yeovil BA20 2DD, England
+44 7976 169084
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We had bugfest come and do a show at our school event. They were amazing. Not one negative comment... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Emma G
One of the worst attempts at comedy I have seen!

I saw the show at Abbotsbury subtropical gardens for their Halloween event. and my children were... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
kayandfamily2017
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Abbotsbury, United Kingdom
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Welcome to the Bugfest entomological and exotic pet show. Sunday 26th Feb 2017 will see us open the doors to you to see and hold thousands of exotics from all over the world. We have birds of prey, guest speakers and Nick Wadham - creator and presenter of The Wild and Deadly Show will be there to entertain too. If you have a budding Steve Backshall in your family this is not the event to miss!
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13 Apr 2018
“Amazing”
30 Nov 2017
“One of the worst attempts at comedy I have seen!”
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Bristol Road | Gryphon Sports Centre, Yeovil BA20 2DD, England
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

We had bugfest come and do a show at our school event. They were amazing. Not one negative comment from a school full of people. All the kids absolutely loved it.

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

I saw the show at Abbotsbury subtropical gardens for their Halloween event. and my children were really looking forward to seeing all the creepy crawlies. We decided to watch the show and really wish we hadn't. It is far from a kids show when the...More

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Bug F, Manager at Bugfest Creepy Crawly Insect and Spider Show, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

We are sorry you feel that way, however the show is exactly half an hour long and the animals were available for handling all night between shows - one and a half hours in total available for handling. No one was told not to feed...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Thank you to Nick for an amazing party for my 6 year old at the weekend. Great show, great bug handling and great disco!!! Children and parents both captivated. Would highly recommend. 🕷🐍

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

We went to the Silver Jubilee event at Secret World and the Bugfest show was there. The show it's is informative but there is too much talking in between each animal to keep young children interested. I'm not sure 'hairy bums, farts and poo' are...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2017

Thank you Nick Wadham for bringing bugfest to my home for my Grandsons 8th birthday party The Children and us adults thought it was fantastic we all had a fab time .Josh and his friends told their teachers all about it .would definitely ask you...More

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Nick W, Aka the bug man at Bugfest Creepy Crawly Insect and Spider Show, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Hi Anita, thank you so much. It was a lovely morning with your lovely family. Thanks again for the generous tip. I took my lovely partner out for dinner on the Wednesday night to a lovely restaurant in Weymouth by the harbour. She has asked...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2017

An excellent day out for both Traders and Visitors. Lots of new young people being introduced to the hobby which is excellent to see! This was our first time trading at Bugfest and we at the Stratford Butterfly Farm had an excellent day and met...More

Thank Mark N
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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Fab show, the second time Iv been and will go again, nick and his team are very friendly, as are the stall holders grate at giving help and information, can't wait for the next one

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Reviewed 7 June 2016

Wow! What can I say, I took my son and daughter in to see the bugs and snakes on the last day of the rally and we must have spent at least an hour with the reptiles, bugs and keepers. We had a great time...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

We saw this show at National Forest Wildlife Farm, Burton on Trent, today, me and two grandchildren ages 7 and 5. The show was amazing and we saw a wide range of creatures from boa, Python, tarantula, scorpion, and many more. After the show we...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2015

Loved the Bugfest, got there early as was expecting more people. No problem parking and lots to buy once I got in. Looking forward to the next one. Well done Nick and the team for another outstanding day.

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