After 66 million years, the dinosaurs have returned to the Highlands! Come along to Eastgate Shopping Centre between 12th October – 2nd November and come face to face with some of the greatest dinosaurs that ever lived!
Displayed in an environment which replicates their natural habitat, the striking Triceratops, fearsome Allosaurus and ferocious Tyrannosaurus will captivate visitors of all ages.
As well as the opportunity to see the Jurassic beasts up close, free craft activities to keep children amused will take place at the Dino School.
All crafts will take place in Eastgate’s Food Court, from 12 noon to 4:00 pm on a first come, first served first served basis.
For those not able to attend one of the activity sessions, a drawing activity and dinosaur shaped blackboards will be available from Saturday 12th October - Saturday 2nd November.
***Parental supervision is required at all times***
Eastgate retailers are also looking forward to the event, with many linking in with the Jurassic theme.
By entering one of The Entertainer’s in-store competitions between Saturday 12th October - Saturday 2nd November, you will be added to their dinosaur-themed prize draw. The winner will win a 6ft inflatable dinosaur plus some extra goodies! On Wednesday 16th and 23rd October (12 noon – 4:00 pm) they are also hosting a toy testing workshop - children will also be able to try out the latest dinosaur toys to hit the shelves.
Also on Wednesday 16th and 23rd October, Waterstones are hosting a drop-in story session at 12 noon and 2:00 pm (each session will last approx. 30 minutes). You will also be able to purchase a dino-themed book for your little ones next bed time story.
Before leaving the centre, you can also purchase a movie to continue the dinosaur magic at home! A range of dinosaur films for adults and kids will be available from HMV between Saturday 12th October - Saturday 2nd November. The 2018 film ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ will be amongst the range of exciting titles!