Fossil Fest

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The Tampa Bay Fossil Club hosts the 30th Annual Fossil Fest on March 10 - 11, 2018 at the State Fairgrounds.

Fossil Fest - Event Details

Date: March 10 , 2018 to March 11, 2018

Times: March 10, Saturday: 9am to 5pm and March 11, Sunday: 10am to 4pm

Location: Florida State Fairgrounds,   4800 US Hwy. 301 North, Tampa, Florida 33610

Admission: Admission Fees: $8 for adults, 12 and under FREE. Parking is $5 per car or $10 per RV or bus. Visitors should enter the Fairgrounds via the M.L.K., Jr. Blvd. entrance.

Public pays at door.

Contact: Tampa Bay Fossil Club, PO Box 280447, Tampa, Florida 33682; Phone: 813-909-9358; and, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


Armadillo Skeleton at the Fossil Fest, Tampa FL

An Armadillo Skeleton at the Fossil Fest in Tampa, Florida

Fossil Fest is Florida’s largest prehistoric show where the public can view countless fossils found right here in Florida, as well as artifacts from Florida’s prehistoric people. Fossil Fest features educational activities for both children and adults on saber-toothed cats, giant wolves, sharks the size of school buses, and cavemen. Gems, minerals and fossil shells, will also be on display and available to buy or trade. Free workshops by experienced collectors Saturday and Sunday.