Dinosaurs and Dragons are coming to Tampa this March courtesy of a wild new event. The 𝗗𝗜𝗡𝗢 & 𝗗𝗥𝗔𝗚𝗢𝗡 𝗦𝗧𝗥𝗢𝗟𝗟 is the only North American Tour that lets up walk-thru and get up close to life-like and life-size dinosaurs and dragons. This event will be in town March 12 and 13 at the Tampa Convention Center 333 S Franklin Street.
This family-friendly event lets you encounter colossal sized dinosaurs ranging from babies to the huge Brachiosaurus standing 20 ft. tall and 36 ft. long, the massive Mamenchisaurus standing over 2 stories high and 60 ft. long, the mammoth Spinosaurus also over 2 stories high and over 45 ft. long, the enormous, show-stopping T-Rex at 28 ft. tall and over 60 ft. long and the gigantic Apatosaurus that is 24 ft. tall and 65 ft. long, just to name a few.
Dino & Dragon Stroll brings life-sized animatronics to Downtown Tampa
Immerse yourself in the interactive photo experience, climb inside a dinosaur egg or next to the Giganotosaurus who is 36 ft. long with his mouth at ground level, all just a few of the once-in-a-lifetime photo opportunities.
DINO & DRAGON Stroll also features the newest dinosaurs and dragons produced with advanced animatronics and sound technology that brings these amazing creatures to brilliant life.
As you stroll throughout, you will be transformed into the Mesozoic Era with prehistoric dinosaurs from the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous periods, and enter the Dragon’s Den which is surrounded by some fantastical, legendary fire-breathing dragons.
DINO & DRAGON STROLL creatures feature scaly skin, feathers, fur, moving heads, necks, tails, wings, eyes blinking, mouths that open and close, breathing movements, synchronized sounds, roars, and other amazing details that are so realistic, you will think they are alive!
Story time and craft stations for kids
Children can participate in Story time and the Dinosaur and Dragon Craft Creations Station for various hands-on crafts. Additional activity tickets are available for purchase at the stroll for themed rides including bounce house inflatables, Dinosaur Scooters, Walking Dinosaur Rides, Stationary rides that give the opportunity to climb on a dinosaur to experience what it would be like to ride on one, and T-Rex ATV’s that children can ride along on a track circling a T-Rex.
Also, not to be missed, the world-famous Dino Band and the realistic dinosaur babies and dinosaurs that you will meet throughout your stroll.
Children under 2, military and veterans are FREE to attend. Full event details can be found online. Spots must be reserved in advance, so make sure to register quick.