Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015 12:15 am
Walk among dinosaurs
If you’ve ever wanted to walk among the dinosaurs, this event is for you. This Saturday and Sunday, the Illinois State Fairgrounds Exposition Building will host T-Rex Planet, a traveling dinosaur exhibition and your opportunity to experience the Jurassic, Triassic and Cretaceous periods first hand. The exhibit consists of more than 40 life-size dinosaurs including a walking, playful and young T-Rex by the name of “Tracey,” ultra-realistic animatronic dinosaurs, a fossil dig, dinosaur band, realistic scenes involving dinosaurs, cute baby dinosaurs, dinosaur rides, dinosaur-themed inflatable bounce houses and more. Admission is $17 for adults and $19 for children. Additional tickets for dinosaur rides can be purchased for $5. For more information about T-Rex Planet, visit http://trexplanet.com.
Nov. 7-8, 10am-9pm Sat,
Illinois State Fairgrounds
801 Sangamon Ave.