Paleontological Society of Austin presents 26th Annual Fossil Fest

Fossil Fest
Photo by Paleontological Society of Austin

Paleontological Society of Austin presents the 26th Annual Fossil Fest, a fun and educational event for the whole family. 

Activities include:

  • Show Spotlight: Prehistoric Sharks!
  • Guest Speaker: “Fossils Talk – Hear their Stories”
  • BYOF: Bring Your Own Fossil for Fossil Identification
  • Meet a Scientist: Opportunity to interact one-on-one with UT scientists, science educators and amateur/avocational paleontologists – hands-on learning & demos, Q&A
  • “Paleo Passport” educational quest for students
  • Hands-on Fossil Touch Table and Microscope
  • Exhibits: See what fossil collectors find in Texas
  • Fossil collection: Start yours at the Wheel of Fossils & Dig Pit
  • Fossils / Minerals / Books / Gifts / Jewelry / Toys / more
  • Hourly and Grand Door Prizes

Snack bars, pizzas, tacos and beverages are available in the premise. Teachers are encouraged to send students to Fossil Fest for extra credit and receive a Fossil Kit for your classroom in return.

Event Details


11.20.16 | 9:00 am
11.19.16 | 9:00 am


Old Settlers Park - Round Rock
3300 Palm Valley Blvd.
Round Rock, TX 78665


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