Dinos After Dark!

March 15 | 6 8:30 p.m.

March 2, 15, 22 & 30 | 6 – 8:30 p.m. | $10 per person (ages 3 and above)
2 and under are FREE | Dino Pass Holders are FREE

Come experience Dinosaurs in the Desert after the sun goes down!

Purchase Advanced Tickets

Admission includes unlimited access to Dinosaurs in the Desert, plus dino-themed:

  • Games
  • Music
  • Activities
  • Animal Encounters
  • And much MAAAAWR!

Additional “Dino-Mite” things to do: 

  • $2 – Stingray Bay
  • $2 – Endangered Species Carousel Powered by SRP Earthwise Energy
  • $3 – 4-D Theater Presented by SRP


Jay Fotos

Learn to draw dinosaurs with artist Jay Fotos, a multi award-winning comic book veteran who has worked professionally in the industry for nearly two decades on hundreds of projects including “Spawn,” “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” and “Mars Attacks.”

Learn more about Jay’s work at jayfotos.com or on Facebook at facebook.com/JAYFOTOSstudios

Author — Susan R. Stoltz

Local author Susan R. Stoltz has published numerous works and currently spends most of her time writing children’s books. Represented by Pygmy Giraffe Publishing, Susan will be showcasing her most recent release: X-RAY Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures! Check out her collection of Glow-In-the-Dark fossil T-shirts available in sizes from toddlers to adults. Color on a full-length table dinosaur display, take home a dinosaur coloring page and don’t forget to pick up your T. rex temporary tattoo!

Indie Game Designer — Darren Stokes

Stokes will be on hand with his latest creation, DinoMight: Master the Might of EvolutionDinoMight is an epic card game for ages 10+ in which players design dinosaurs and use resources to adapt, hatch and survive to become the apex species. Don’t miss this chance to pick up a copy of the game and several collector’s cards exclusive to meeting the game’s creator. Younger visitors will enjoy coloring pages from the game’s stunning hand-drawn elements.

Jurassic Park Motor Pool – Desert Raptor Division

Desert Raptor Division is a fan group based in Phoenix Arizona, with members throughout the State who own and build replica vehicles from the Jurassic Park books and movies. The goal and purpose is to share the love and passion that they have for dinosaurs and the study of paleontology with children and adults of all ages through visual display, and in some cases, educational material and/or Q&A opportunities while out in the field.

Plasma Robotics

Plasma Robotics is a worldwide, non-profit organization whose purpose is to transform culture by making science, engineering, math, and technology as exciting for kids as sports are. 

Join these amazing kids as they show off some of their amazing creations including a robotic dinosaur! 

Trading Cards!

This will be an ‘all card’ day. Every card we’ve given out to date will be available.

If you’ve missed a card, or are new to collecting them, you won’t want to miss this booth.

Exhibits, Trails, Attractions and Activities close at various times.

Limited Animal Viewing.