Updated: May 12
Due to current state mandates: People who have been completely vaccinated are not required to wear masks. People that have not been completely vaccinated are encouraged to wear masks and maintain social distancing between family groups.
Upcoming events…please check back often for more detailed updates!
NOTE: Calendar subject to change. Please check again prior to attending an event. In case of inclement weather please call.
May 8, Sun., 10:00am-5:00pm…Mother’s Day…Mother’s are free with one paid adult or child’s regular admission.
May 30, Mon., - Memorial Day…DRC is open from 9:00am-6:00pm.
June 4, Sat., 9:30am-3:00pm…Outdoor Family Fun Day… Join us on our outdoor plaza for a fun filled day with your friends and family and enjoy the following booths: Community Partnership Family Resource Center-Interactive children’s activities, Corbin Hillam-Chalk artist, Cripple Creek Masonic Lodges of Teller County-Fingerprinting children, NE Fire Department-Learn about the fire truck and what the men and women of their department do, Ute Pass Regional Ambulance-See everything in the ambulance and how it is used, Fountain Creek Nature Center-Info about parks, hands on learning craft, Girl Scouts of Colorado-Information table with activity for kids, Riverside Studios-Sierra Case-Artist, John Patterson-Art lessons, Peak Vista Community Health Centers-Information on their services and fun give-a-ways, Susanne Leininger (geologist) presents “Fun with Air”, Cool Science-Hands on STEM activity for kids, Woodland Park Police Department-Ask police questions and see what’s inside a police car, Joint Initiative Alliance for Kids-Activities for kids, Mueller State Park-Wildlife Activity, WIPS-Fossil bingo game, fossil display, Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center-Live wolf dog, wolf education and displays about wolves. Florissant Fossil Beds-Shale splitting for fossils, Ft. Carson-Military vehicles, Compositions by: Kate Allender-original art, Mountain Dogz-Hot Dog Food Trailer, Juice Plus-Healthy drinks. Keep checking our website for updates.
June 19, Sun., 10:00am-5:00pm…Father’s Day…Treat your dad to a day with dinosaurs! Father’s get in free with one paid adult or child’s admission.
July 2, Sat., 9:00am-3:00pm…Arts & Craft Fair… Make your way to our outdoor plaza for our annual DRC Craft Fair! It’s fun for all ages with jewelry, pottery, artwork, good food and so much more. A list of vendors will be added as we receive them.
July 4, Mon., 9:00am-6:00pm…Independence Day…Have fun on the 4th with your family and friends spending the day with Dinosaurs! Get ½ off regular admission with active or retired military I.D.
Sat., 07/09 - 10:00am-4:00pm, Sun., 07/10 - 11:00am-3:00pm…Trains, Trains, Trains… The PPNG Model Railroad Club will be here with a great opportunity to learn about model trains. Bring your camera and join us for this very fun and unique event.
Aug 6, Sat., 10:00am-4:00pm…Critter Rescue Roundup…Join us on our outdoor plaza for this annual event. Adopt an animal and receive free admissions for a family of four to the museum to be used at a later date. As we receive more information we will add it to our website.
Sept 5, Mon., - Labor Day…DRC will be open from 9:00am-6:00pm
Nov 11, Fri., 9:00am-6:00pm…Veteran’s Day…Get one half off of regular admission with active or retired Military I.D.
Nov 25, Thurs., - Thanksgiving…DRC will be CLOSED on Thanksgiving Day. We will reopen on Friday, November 25th.
Dec 24, Sat., 9:00am-3:00pm…Christmas Eve…DRC will be closing early at 3:00pm.
Dec 25, Sun., - Christmas Day...DRC will be closed on Christmas Day. We will reopen on Monday, December 26th.