Bug Lab Lates is Auckland Zoo’s R18 event where adults are invited to enjoy a night of cocktails, street food and bugs.

Start your evening with a complimentary cocktail, while you feast on the diverse range of Auckland’s best street food along with live entertainment provided by the wonderful Auckland Food Truck Collective.

Then enter the magical world of Te Papa and Weta Workshop’s celebrated science exhibition, where you will discover the genius of bugs.

A vibrant festive street food atmosphere to the immersive and wonderful world of bugs – there is something for everyone at Bug Lab Lates.

Ticket price includes entry to Bug Lab and one complimentary cocktail – grab your tickets now.

Please note that all vendors are certified by Auckland Council and are environmentally conscious by using compostable or recyclable packaging with entirely palm oil free delicacies. 

With the combination of artistry, science and technology on display, it doesn’t matter if you like bugs or not, there’s something for just about everyone in Bug Lab.

Dr Phil Sirvid