News release from the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum:
Jurassic Quest Coming to the Memorial Coliseum
Saturday, August 13 & Sunday, August 14
(August 1, 2016) – Jurassic Quest will be coming to the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum Saturday, August 13 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday, August 14 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. This event allows visitors to go back 65 million years and walk among “living, breathing, even walking dinosaurs” and experience the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous periods first hand.
Tickets are on sale now at the Memorial Coliseum Ticket Office, by phone at (800) 745-3000 or on Ticketmaster.
- $26.00 for adults
- $21.00 for kids 2-12, seniors and military
- $30.00 VIP kids 2-12
The main dinosaur exhibit features ultra-realistic, life-size animatronic dinosaurs; Over 50 life-size dinosaurs in all. Visitors can interact with these huge creatures, learn about them and even ride a few. It features realistic scenes, enormous dinosaurs, cute baby dinosaurs and lots of fun activities for kids of all ages. There are huge T-Rex and Triceratops fossil digs where young paleontologists can uncover long hidden dinosaur bones, the “Dino Bounce” area with several, towering, dinosaur theme inflatable mazes, face painting, Dino crafts and much more!
Jurassic Quest is a traveling exhibition company that is passionate about creating outstanding guest experiences. Their exhibitions have opened to great success around the United States and delighted audiences in convention centers, fairgrounds and other venues. Thanks to our team of experts and our collaborations with our paleontological partners, they have been able to build an exceptional product and a solid reputation.
About the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum
The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum is the tri-state area’s leading sports, entertainment and tradeshow facility, hosting over 1,000,000 visitors annually. Serving northeast Indiana, northwest Ohio and southern Michigan, the 80-acre Memorial Coliseum and Expo Center complex is host to the Fort Wayne Komets (ECHL), the Fort Wayne Mad Ants (NBADL) and the Fort Wayne Derby Girls (WFTDA). The facility also hosts national concerts, family shows, business and consumer events, the area’s largest tradeshows and private gatherings. For more information, visit www.memorialcoliseum.com.