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Discover Oregon's Past with the Oregon Fossil Guy

Published: July 17, 2018

Free Family Day | July 28 | 10 a.m. - Noon

Join the Oregon Fossil Guy for a hands-on experience. Learn about Oregon's fossils and where you can go to discover your own treasures.  

Raffles, snacks and crafts are all provided free from 10 a.m. - noon at the Eugene, Cascades & Coast Adventure Center off Gateway Street in Springfield.  

Join the Kids' Adventure Club and make the most of every season in the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region. It's free!

  • Invitations to Family Days
  • Kids' Adventure Club e-newsletters
  • Family-friendly event calendars


Learn about family-friendly things to do across the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region. Past Family Days have presented fishing, museums, cycling, whale watching, geocaching, farm animals, autumn leaf changes, sno-parks and more. We host themed crafts, hands-on activities, information tables and snacks.

Family Days are a great opportunity for kids to learn something new and/or try a new skill, and for parents to gather information and get their questions answered. We are excited to facilitate family access to all the natural and cultural recreational opportunities in our region.


July 28 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Adventure Center - Oregon Fossil Guy

November - Play in the Rain Day at Mount Pisgah

January - TBD

April - TBD

Author: Andy Vobora

Vice-President of Stakeholder Relations, Travel Lane County
541.501.9398 | 541.743.8770

Travel Lane County markets and promotes the Eugene, Cascades and Coast region as a destination for travel, conventions, sports, meetings and events. It serves as a private, nonprofit association dedicated to economic development through visitor spending, which pumped more than $783 million into Lane County, Oregon's economy in 2019.