Jurassic Quest, Dino & Dragon Stroll spotlight the week ahead [Events Roundup] – Reading eagle
The following events are planned for the coming week across the region:
• Jurassic Quest, with over 100 lifelike dinosaurs, dinosaur-themed rides, live dinosaur shows and more, opens Saturday and runs through January 23 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia. Other highlights include interactive science and art activities, a soft ‘Triceratots’ play area for small children, bouncy houses and bouncy rides, and photo ops. Hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. January 21 and 22 and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on January 23 January. Tickets start at $ 19 and can be booked online at www.jurassicquest.com. Tickets are for a scheduled arrival window, and purchase of tickets in advance is strongly encouraged. Guests can browse the dinosaur experience at their own pace.
• The Dino & Dragon Stroll, an interactive indoor event, takes place at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks on Saturdays from 10 am to 4 pm and Sundays from 10 am to 3 pm. A sensory session is scheduled for Saturday at 8:30 am Ranging from babies to full size, some of the animatronic dinosaurs and dragons are over 25 feet tall and over 60 feet long. Visitors will be transported back to the Mesozoic era with prehistoric dinosaurs from the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous. The creatures have movable heads, necks, tails and wings, blinking eyes, and synchronized sounds. Guests can also get up close and personal with a selection of large serpentine, winged, horned, and fire-breathing dragons. Tickets cost $ 17.99 to dinostroll.com.
• The World Championship Ice Race Series returns to Santander Arena, Reading, with “The Revival Tour” on Saturday at 7:30 pm. many of the most talented riders in the world. These top of the best riders easily adapt to the new Universal World ICE Bike and crossover of all disciplines of motorcycle racing, including Flat Track and Speedway dirt tracks, Motocross, SuperMoto, Road racing and even the FreeStyle MX at the same level as the interior ice. oval. Tickets start at $ 12.50 at ticketmaster.com.
• The Led Zeppelin Kashmir Tribute Band performs at the Keswick Theater in Glenside on Saturdays at 8 pm. Each of the four members of Kashmir assumes their individual role with pinpoint precision. Kashmir possesses the spectacle, the sound and the live likeness to bring audiences and fans back to the days of the mighty Zep. Tickets are $ 29- $ 49 in advance at keeswicktheatre.com, and an additional $ 5 per day of the show.
• The Philadelphia Orchestra will present its 32nd Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute Concert, conducted by Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Monday at 1 pm at Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia. Before the concert, at 11:30 a.m., guests can enjoy a special live episode of the Orchestra’s HearTOGETHER podcast, featuring artists and activists working to change our world. Tickets for Monday’s concert are free on www.philorch.org/MLK2022. Tickets for the live episode of HearTOGETHER, also free, are available through www.philorch.org/heartogether-live. Proof of vaccination / ID is required for entry.
• The Alley on High Street and Rivet: Canteen & Assembly in Pottstown present the debut of the Summer in the Winter concert series, featuring reggae band Trouble City All Stars, Saturdays at 9 p.m. in Rivet. Doors open at 8 a.m. The Alley will offer summer cocktails such as orange crushed, electric lemonade and strawberry cream sickles. Food will be available. Tickets are $ 5 in advance at visitrivet.com and $ 8 day of the show.
• The Sellersville Theater features blues guitarist Albert Lee on Thursdays at 8 pm, with the opening of Atlas Gray, and the Love’s a Joke Comedy Tour on Sundays at 3 pm. , fights, weddings, porn, and who (or what) they fantasize about when their spouse isn’t watching. Love’s a Joke founders Vicky Kuperman and Max Cohen, along with Philadelphia comedians Katherine Williams and Steve Leventhal are scheduled. For tickets and more information visit st94.com.
• The Pennsylvania Farm Show continues through Saturday at the Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, Harrisburg. The Farm Show is the largest indoor agricultural show in the country, with nearly 6,000 animals, 12,000 competitive events and exhibits, over 300 trade shows, and hundreds of educational and entertaining events. Hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Highlights include the rodeo finals, scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 4 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free and parking is $ 15 in all lots at the Farm Show Complex. For more information, see farmshow.pa.gov.