Special Programs at Dinosaur State Park
Throughout the year, Dinosaur State Park schedules special programs that feature topics related to the park, natural history and dinosaurs will be scheduled. The public is welcome and admission is usually free with park admission. Activities at Dinosaur State Park are family-oriented. Check the schedule often for events that are added.
Events in 2019
MAY - Track Casting area reopens May 1.
Saturday, June 8 - Connecticut Open House Day. There will be free admission all day from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 17 - Dinosaur State Park Day will be held, to celebrate the 53rd anniversary of the discovery of the dinosaur tracks. Admission to this family-friendly festival is free all day. Special activities, sponsored by the Friends of Dinosaur State Park and Arboretum, will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. outdoors and indoors. These include live animal shows, face painting, games with prizes, continuous films and educational programs, live music and a giant tent featuring many craft activities.