Saturday, August 20 from 10am – 2pm
You’re invited to a prehistoric party at Fernbank Museum! Stomp like a dinosaur, chomp like a dinosaur, growl like a dinosaur and PARTY like a dinosaur. Come one, come all and join the fun as we celebrate the 15th anniversary of Giants of the Mesozoic. Guests will enjoy a day filled with dinosaur- and birthday-themed activities, including games, crafts hands-on activities and more.
Dinosaur costumes are encouraged!
Join us outside on the Terrace for giant bubbles and tons of birthday fun.
Field Journal Station
Pick up a field journal, earn stamps by completing dinosaur activities, and bring it back when complete to receive a dino-mite prize.
Giggy A. Dinosaur
Don’t miss your chance to wish our roaming mascot, Giggy, a happy birthday!
Dinosaur hunters will flock to this special indoor mock dig designed just for children.
Enjoy delicious birthday treats while supplies last.
Shout Out Entertainment featuring DJ-M
Dance, sing and play along in celebration of Fernbank’s favorite dinosaurs.
Play dinosaur-themed party games such as “Pin the Tail on the Dino” and “Dino Operation.”
Dress yourself up with a special dinosaur birthday mask.
Buddy the T. rex from PBS Kids’ Dinosaur Train
Meet the prehistoric star of the popular kids’ program.
10am - 12:30pm only; Sponsored by PBA 30
Enjoy a variety of special dinosaur photo opportunities around the Museum, including a life-size replica of a Giganotosaurus skull.
Wear your dinosaur pride with a fun temporary dinosaur tattoo.
Happy Birthday Sing-A-Long at Noon
Join us to sing “Happy Birthday” to the dinosaurs of Giants of the Mesozoic.
Cost: Included with Museum admission and free for members.
*Activities are offered in the Great Hall from 10am to 2pm unless otherwise noted and are subject to change without notice.
**Treats are available while supplies last and are limited to 1 per person.