24th Annual Fossil Fest : Dates November 15-16, 2014 Indoors!

Teachers: Extra Credit for Your Students! TEKS Correlations to the Paleo Passport are here.

Scout and Youth Groups: Presentations can focus on badge requirements. Learn more here

School / Scout / Youth Groups of 10 or more? Sign up here.

Activities include:
  • Show Spotlight: Discover Ice Age Texas!
  • Guest Speaker: "Fossils Talk - Hear their Stories"
  • Opportunity to interact one on one with a UT scientist, science educators and knowledgeable PSoA members - hands-on learning & demos, questions & answers and fossil identification
  • Mini-workshops: Learn how plants & animals fossilize and create a make & take craft
  • "Paleo Passport" educational quest to fully explore displays, exhibits and activities
  • Hands-on Fossil Touch Table and Microscope
  • Educational Exhibits: See what amateur fossil collectors in Texas find
  • Start your own fossil collection at the Wheel of Fossils and Fossil Dig Pit
  • Fossils / Minerals / Books / Gifts / Jewelry / Toys . . .
  • Hourly and Grand Door Prizes

Download / Print the show Flyer

Day Date Time
 
Saturday 11/15/2014 9:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday 11/16/2014 9:00am to 5:00pm

Admission:

$3/adult, $2/child (6-12), children under 6 free.
Special rates may apply for school, scout and youth groups. See the respective flyers above.

Location:

Old Settler's Heritage Association (inside)   
Next to the Dell Diamond on US Highway 79, Round Rock, TX 3 miles east of IH-35. See map below.


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Contacts:

Show Chair : showchair at austinpaleo.org
Webmaster : webmaster at austinpaleo.org

 

Fossil Fish
Fossil Fish slab, Knightia sp.
Eocene, Green River fm., Wyoming
Sample of 2013 door prize.
Check back later for 2014 prizes!