Saturday, August 15, 2020 10:00 AM — 2:00 PM
Sink your teeth into this prehistoric-themed program celebrating some of the largest, most captivating creatures to ever roam the earth.
Take a step back in time as you listen in and learn more about dinosaurs from Fernbank’s exhibitions.
Great Hall, Lower Level (11:30am-1:30pm)
Get a quick introduction to some live animals from Fernbank’s collections that are related to creatures from the dinosaur era.
Tree Pod, WildWoods (10:30am-11:15am and 12:45pm-1:30pm)
Pterosaur Grabbing Game
Fly high as you transform into a pterosaur to grab prey from above.
Outdoor Terrace (11am-11:30am and 1:30pm-2pm)
Jurassic Park Jeep Photo-Op from Simpson Movie Cars
Fill your Instagram with selfies with these Jeeps that look straight out of Jurassic Park.
Dinosaur Plaza (10am-1pm)
Dinosaur Scavenger Hunt
Stomp and roar through Fernbank as you search for answers to dino-themed questions. Complete your scavenger hunt and say the key word at the bottom to win a free pterosaur glider** from the Museum Store.
Before you go, pick-up this take-home craft that provides you an opportunity to create your own dinosaur fossil.
Fernbank Dinosaur Trading Card Giveaway**
Grab your dinosaur trading cards filled with stats and facts on different mighty dinos.
Meet Giggy the Dinosaur***
Take a socially distant selfie with Fernbank’s mascot, Giggy.
Take the fun home with you! Check out our featured merchandise inspired by today’s activities.
Learn more about Fernbank’s dinosaurs.
Cost: Included with museum admission. Members FREE.
Space is limited and advance online ticket reservations are required for members and non-members.
*All activities are subject to change.
**Limit two per person, four per family. While supplies last.
***Time and appearance subject to change