Entomology 2021 Tours and Ticketed Events

Denver Fun Run/Walk

Sunday, October 31: 6:00 – 7:30 AM (run starts at 6:30 AM) | Price: $33 USD

Denver’s ever-present sunshine and Rocky Mountain Skyline make it a runner’s paradise year-round. Learn about the history and culture of Denver, tour public art installations and climb the stairs of the State Capitol building that mark Denver’s mile-high elevation. This unique tour will be led at different paces to accommodate all levels with designated stops along the way. 
Pre-registration and additional fee required.

Women and Allies in Entomology Breakfast

Monday, November 1: 6:45 AM – 7:45 AM
Price: $28 for the first 100 tickets sold, $35 after the discount is exhausted and for on-site sales

*Complimentary for the first 155 student and early-career professional members who arrive to the breakfast event on Monday morning. We are also celebrating the eighth anniversary of student and early-career sponsorship at the breakfast by Corteva.

Denver Botanic Gardens

Sunday, October 31: 1:30 – 3:30 PM
Sunday, October 31: 2:30 – 4:30 PM
Monday, November 1: 1:30 – 3:30 PM
Monday, November 1: 2:30 – 4:30 PM
Wednesday, November 3: 9:00 – 11:00 AM
Wednesday, November 3: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Maximum Number of Attendees: 6
$55 USD 

Join us for a private, 1-hour staff-led tour of the Denver Botanic Gardens, including the Research facilities and Natural History Collections. During this tour you will meet with staff members while visiting our herbaria, entomology collections, and new laboratories. The gardens reflect an ever-widening diversity of plants from all corners of the world that illustrate an ever-widening diversity of plants from all corners of the world. Distinctive gardens define and celebrate a Western identity and a unique high-altitude climate and geography. Pre-registration and additional fee required.

Butterfly Pavilion

Monday, November 1: 1:30 – 4:30 PM
Wednesday, November 3: 9 AM – 12 PM
Minimum Number of Attendees: 22 (per tour)
Maximum Number of Attendees: 50 (per tour)
Price: $40 USD

Butterfly Pavilion is a non-profit, invertebrate zoo with the mission of fostering an appreciation of butterflies and other invertebrates while educating the public about the need for conservation of threatened habitats in the tropics and around the world. As the 8th largest cultural facility in Denver, and first standalone invertebrate zoo to be accredited by the AZA, we see more than 300,000 visitors a year. Over 5,000 invertebrates call the Butterfly Pavilion home in 5 unique exhibits. We feature our terrestrial invertebrates in Survival, aquatic invertebrates in Water’s Edge, butterflies in Wings of the Tropics, native Colorado invertebrates in Colorado Backyard, and we have outdoor gardens and nature trails to support our native invertebrates. Pre-registration and additional fee required.