The Health Museum

Love Bugs & Love Bites

Friday, Feb. 14, 2020 – Friday, Feb. 14, 2020

06:00 PM


Join us for a three-course meal that mixes delicious cuisine and elegant ambiance. For everyone from the conventional flowers-and-dinner couple to the girls night out group to those who prefer something adventurous and off the beaten path, we've got something to suit your taste. Feel good about partaking in one of the most sustainable proteins on the planet - crickets. Enjoy this fine dining experience that is sure to excite the palate of adventurous foodies and wine lovers.

Purchase tickets here.

$59 per person, $75 with wine pairings
Valet parking included

Cocktail Hour 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Seating from 7:00 - 10:00 pm

Billions of people - over 2 billion, actually - know the benefits of eating insects. 80% of the world's countries consume them, but they've been slow to make their way into the diet of the average American. With our Love Bugs & Love Bites Fine Dining Cricket event, we hope to show the community an appetizing view on one of the most sustainable sources of protein in the world. If we can help change the perception around entomophagy, we can introduce the benefits of an alternative source of protein.


Corn & Cricket Arepa
masa & cricket flour corn cake filled with
smoked cricket & huitlacoche, avocado mousse, corn-poblano and cotija cheese

Pan Seared Chicken and Cricket Mole Negro
cricket seasoned chicken breast, jasmine rice, smoked panela cheese,
roasted sweet plantain, pico de gallo, queso fresco, and cilantro with cricket mole

Dessert Trio
tres leches with chocolate covered strawberry
cricket & cayenne chocolate truffle
churros with dulce de leche

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Event in partnership with Aspire and Chef Jason Hayes


  • Monday - Saturday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday, 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Sunday, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Special exhibits may require an additional fee
  • General Admission: $10 per adult; $8 per child (ages 3-12); $8 per senior (ages 65+); Free for members and children under 2 yrs. Free Hours: Free Family Thursdays 2 - 7 pm.

Directions & Parking

  • Paid Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Parking for Museum visitors is $5. Parking for non-Museum visitors is $8. Parking for Museum members is $3. Enter the parking lot from Hermann Dr. Metered street parking is available on streets surrounding the Museum.

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