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Dino Fest 2023

Uncover the past with paleontologists and see real fossils from around the world!

March 11th, 2023 10am - 3pm

Hunt for dinosaur eggs, dig for fossils, get hands-on with our Fossil Finders lab, search for hidden treasure, and learn about the quest for fossils with real paleontologists! Other activities include Face Painting, FREE Mini Golf (front 9-holes), and more. The planetarium schedule for March 11th can be found here.  

Dino Egg Hunt Times: 

10:30am - Ages 0-5

12:30pm - Ages 6-12

The Dino Egg Hunt is an additional $5.00/child.  REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. SEE YOU AT DINOFEST!


Presentation Schedule
Theather - Limited Seating - All Ages Welcome

12:30pm - "Raptors: the Adorable 'Murder-chickens" of the Mesozoic"
Presented by Robert DePalma, Adjunct Professor, Geosciences Department, FAU.

1:30pm - "Breathing Life into a T. Rex"
Presented by Greg Erickson, Professor of Anatomy and Vertebrate Paleobiology. Curator, Florida State University Biological Science Museum. Co-Director of the Paleo-Arctic Research Consortium.

2:30pm - Diggin' up Dinosaurs Panel Discussion
Learn all about the dinosaurs within our exhibit and get your questions answered by these experts.


Planetarium Schedule
Limited Seating. Purchase tickets at the admission desk. $5 for guests & Free for members

11:00am - One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure
12:00am - Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure
1:00pm - One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure
2:00pm - Night Skies Over the Palm Beaches
3:00pm - Dinosaurs Alive!
4:00pm - Two Small Pieces of Glass
5:00pm - Dynamic Earth


This event is included with paid Science Center admission and FREE for members: $20.95 for adults, $18.95 for seniors 60+, 16.95 for children 3-12, and free for children under 3. Tickets can be purchased at the admissions desk.

If you'd like to be a vendor at this event, email nafa@coxsciencecenter.org

For more information call 561-832-1988.