UPCOMING EVENTS

Dinosaur Discovery Day

Saturday, October 19 (9 am-3 pm)

Family, Fun, & Fossils Saturday, October 19 from 9 am-3 pm Join us for a complimentary day of education and celebration of the amazing creatures that frequented the Dinosaur Freeway and left their footprints (and bones) at Dinosaur Ridge. Families and friends are welcome. Scientists will be stationed at fossil sites to assist with your […] Click here for more information.

Girl Scout Day

Saturday, October 19 (9 am-3 pm)

Date: Saturday, October 19 from 9 am-3 pm Join us for our annual Girl Scout Day at Dinosaur Ridge on Saturday, October 19! All Girl Scouts, friends, and family are invited as well as non-scouts. Representatives from local STEM-focused organizations will lead hands-on activities for Girl Scouts working towards earning badges! National Fossil Day is also […] Click here for more information.

Everything Dinosaur Talks: 12-Part Lecture Series

Monday, October 21 (10 am-11:30 am)

This 12-part public lecture series is meant to introduce visitors and volunteers to the amazing world of dinosaurs! Dinosaur Ridge’s Education Manager, Erin LaCount, delivers fun and educational talks about paleontology all year long.  Attend as many as you would like in any order. Registration is $2 per person, per talk. Location: Dinosaur Ridge Discovery […] Click here for more information.

Dino Ridge Science Quiz Bowl

Saturday, November 2

Dinosaur Ridge is hosting our first annual Dino Ridge Science Quiz Bowl November 2, 2019, at Lakewood High School in Lakewood, CO. The Quiz Bowl will showcase three things all at once: youth achievement, an emphasis on science learning, and unpredictable, spirited competition! The Science Quiz Bowl is designed for high school teams and questions […] Click here for more information.

Night at the Museum

Saturday, November 2 (4pm-9pm)

Night at the Museum: Dinosaur Ridge Saturday, November 2 |  4:00pm-9:00pm Dinosaur Ridge Visitor Center Bring your flashlights and headlamps to enjoy and explore Dinosaur Ridge Trail at night. Hop on a shuttle and view the Ridge, dinosaur tracks, and the surrounding area by flashlight. This limited event is open to all who aren’t afraid […] Click here for more information.

Dinosaur Ridge After Dark: Bones & Brushes

Thursday, November 14 (7:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

Dinosaur Ridge After Dark: Bones & Brushes Painting Dinosaurs Wednesday, November 14, 2019  |  7:00pm-8:30pm Discovery Center 17681 W. Alameda Parkway, Golden The second Dinosaur Ridge After Dark event is on the calendar. Get ready to unleash your creativity! Learn the science behind prehistoric dinosaur coloring and then take up a paintbrush and paint your […] Click here for more information.