WEYMOUTH’S ROARSOME DINO DAY PROGRAMME REVEALED

The Weymouth BID has been hosting great visitor events since its launch in 2013.

This Easter the BID will be holding a FREE Easter Holiday event, ‘Weymouth’s Jurassic Egg Hunt & Roarsome Dino Day!

The Jurassic Egg Hunt and Roarsome Dino Day are new events organised by the Weymouth BID for 2017.  The Jurassic Egg Hunt  launched on Saturday 8thApril and will continue until 23rd April, young explorers can follow a trail of clues around Weymouth town to find ‘Jurassic Dino Eggs’ and solve a riddle to discover where a very rare ‘T-Rex Egg’ has been hidden. Entrants need to complete and return their trail form by Monday 24th April to be in with a chance of winning a bag full of Easter goodies!  Trail forms can be downloaded at https://www.weareweymouth.co.uk/uploads/Jurassic-Egg-Hunt-Trail-Form-2017-Final-Print-Version.pdf

On the Saturday 15thApril, Weymouth will host its first ‘Roarsome Dino Day’, with an eggciting mix of dinosaur related fun activities that will keep young explorers busy all day. The FREE Fun will start at 11am and continue until 3.30pm. The Mega Dino Fun Starts at 11am in New Bond Street

11am – 1pm Dino Passport Quest for Young Explorers. Grab your passport &

          map for this exciting adventure

11.30am      The REAL T-Rex Junior Joins the Party

12 noon       Dino Stomp Game with Wessex FM

12.45pm      T-Rex Junior Meets the Kids

1.00pm        Completed the Dino Quest? Collect your reward from Wessex FM

1.15pm        Kids Dino Parade – Stomp and Roar in your Dino Mask

1.30pm        Best Dino Mask Competition

1.45pm        Dino Egg & Spoon Race with Wessex FM

2.15pm        Loudest Dino Roar Competition

2.30pm        Take your seat for a Mega Dino Tale from Miss Terri D’Actyl

3.00pm        Dino Games, Ballooning and Magic

3.15pm        BEWARE T-Rex Junior returns!

Throughout the Day :

Easter Dino Fun at The Palm House, Commercial Road.

Dino Hand Painting at Bella Ceramics, St Mary Street.

Nigel Reed, Manager of the Weymouth BID said “We are excited to reveal that we now have TWO dinosaurs coming to town on 15th April T-Rex Junior and his friend Dina from the Dinosaur Museum in Dorchester!  T-Rex Junior has been supplied by The Twins FX who are based in Wareham and who supply many special effects to the Weymouth Pavilion Pantos and shows.”   More info at www.thetwinsfx.com

For more information simply email Weymouth BID info@weymouthbid.co.uk or call 01305 779410.

Event information at:  https://www.weareweymouth.co.uk/easter

Dorchester Dinosaur Egg Hunt : https://www.thedinosaurmuseum.com/events/detail/the-great-dinosaur-egg-hunt-2  8th April – 1st May 2017