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28th Annual Fossil Fest

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Presented by Paleontological Society of Austin at Old Settlers Heritage Association, Round Rock TX

Nov 03 - 04 2018
28th Annual Fossil Fest

A fun and educational event for the whole family with fossil identifications, exhibits, demos, door prizes, a spin the Wheel of Fossils, a fossil Dig Pit and dealers from around the country selling fossils.

The show theme, “What’s in your Backyard? Cretaceous Sea!” seeks to explore and answer that question by focusing on the geologic history of Texas as told by the rock layers beneath our feet and the fossils they contain.


— Show Spotlight: Cretaceous Sea!

— Guest Speaker: “Fossils Talk – Hear their Stories”

— Fossil Identifications

— Meet a Scientist: Opportunity to interact one-on-one with UT scientists, science educators and amateur/avocational paleontologists — hands-on

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Admission is $3.00 for adults, $2.00 for students and children aged 5 and under are free.

Scouts in uniform $1.00.

Tickets may be purchased at the Door on the day of event.


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Old Settlers Heritage Association

3300 E Palm Valley Blvd, Round Rock, TX 78664

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