Fossil Fun Fest, Depot Museum, Rudyard

The Depot Museum’s Fossil Fun Fest features reknowned paleontologist Dr. Jack Horner speaking Friday at 7 pm. The Friday evening activities at the Museum run from 5-9 pm and also include wine, cheese, lemonade, cookies and live music by the Celtic Highlanders. Saturday events at the Dust Bowl run from 9 am-5 pm and include a 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament, Food and Craft Vendors, and the museums are open. Activities move to the Rudyard Park from 6-9 pm and include a Food & Beer Garden, live music by Shakedown County and a 7 pm movie at the Hiline Theater.

Centrum: A Paleo Roundtable hosted by the Great Plains Dinosaur Museum

Join the Great Plains Dinosaur Museum for their online roundtable discussion series with some of paleontology’s top minds. See what questions our panelists ask when the tables are turned and they get to interview each other. This series is broadcast live on ZOOM and the discussions recording is later posted on the Great Plains Dinosaur Museum’s website: and its YouTube channel. The series is free. All you need to do to access the live feed is to download a free version of ZOOM.
Panelists for the April 23 Roundtable are: Dr. Dave Hone (@Dave_Home), Dr. Rodolofo Coria, Dr. Thomas Holtz (@TomHoltzPaleo), Dr. Holly Woodward-Ballard (@histo_holly), and Dr. Susannah Maidment (@Tweetisaurus).

Music on the Lawn, Old Trail Museum

Enjoy the Old Trail Museum’s great Paleo Exhibits and then join them for an evening of music in their own backyard. Rick Clough and the Loose Mules is the featured band.