Dinosaurs invade Salem

Dinosaurs will invade Salem the weekend of March 17-19 as Jurassic Quest takes over the Exposition Center at the Oregon State Fairgrounds.

Jurassic Quest is a popular interactive dinosaur experience with displays of realistic herds. Life-like moving and roaring dinosaurs will mix with interactive science and art activities, including a giant fossil dig.

Event hours are 1-8 p.m. on Friday, March 17, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. on Saturday, March 18 and 9 a.m.-7 p.m. on Sunday, March 19.

Organizers recommend purchasing advance tickets online at Tickets range from $19 to $22. Tickets for unlimited kids admission are $36.