Join Grapevine Parks and Recreation for Fossil Fest, the FREE kick-off event to Jurassic Gardens. LEARN about the various dinosaur species that once roamed your backyard in Grapevine. DIG up fossils and take home your very own dinosaur from the egg hatchery. EXPLORE the animatronic dinosaur encounter, Jurassic Gardens, where you will be face to face with the most fascinating creatures of Grapevine’s past. Nestled in our Grapevine Botanical Gardens it will be an event you won’t want to miss!
For this day ONLY, you must buy a ticket per time slot in order to enjoy the Jurassic Gardens exhibit as there is limited admission. All activities outside the Jurassic Gardens exhibit are FREE!
Saturday, September 22, 2018
Time of Free event and Exhibit hours: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Fee: Free Admission to Fossil Fest activities. FOR THIS DAY ONLY Admission into Jurassic Gardens is $8 per person/ per time slot
Location: Grapevine Botanical Gardens, 411 Ball Street, Grapevine, TX 75061
Travel to the prehistoric Woodbine Formation, found right here in North Texas and come face-to-face with life-size dinos, such as the Utahraptor or Deltadromeus. Visitors of all ages will remain enthralled throughout the interactive walk through exhibit, Jurassic Gardens located inside the Grapevine Botanical Gardens. The exhibit includes museum-quality creatures, educational elements, hands-on activities, genuine fossils and other surprises. These world class creatures are here for a short time – see them before they go extinct!
For admission into the exhibit you must buy a ticket PER PERSON. Tickets can be used anytime during the exhibit dates and various hours. This is a one-time use only ticket.
September 22 – October 7, 2018
Exhibit hours: Monday – Thursdays: 1:00 – 7:00 pm
Friday: 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Fee: $8 per person • Children under 2 are FREE
Location: Grapevine Botanical Gardens, 411 Ball Street, Grapevine, TX 76051