Burke NiteLife: Dinos on the Rocks

Friday, March 31, 2017
6–8:30 PM, 5:30 PM for Burke members

$15 general public; $10 UW faculty & staff; $10 students with any college ID; $5 Burke members

Guests learn from experts at a museum event.

Guests at The Mating Game Cocktail Hour, a previous Burke NiteLife event.
Photo: Sean Gilliland

A picture of the Tufts-Love T.rex skull in its plaster jacket

The Tufts-Love T. rex skull in its plaster jacket in the Burke Museum paleontology collections space.
Photo: Burke Museum

A volunteer points to a diagram of a T.rex jaw.

Jean Primozich points to a T. rex lower jaw illustration while preparing the specimen in early November.
Photo: Burke Museum

T. rex teeth visible in the lower right jaw.

T. rex teeth visible in the lower right jaw.
Photo: Burke Museum

Give your cocktail a prehistoric twist!
See dozens of dinosaurs and other fossils from the Burke's collections.

Event Highlights:

  • See real fossils up close, including the jaw of the Tufts-Love T. rex
  • Go behind the scenes to see the T. rex skull in its plaster jacket
  • Stand next to a life-sized dinosaur-come-to-life through mixed reality with Microsoft HoloLens
  • Watch fossil preparation in action
  • Take your picture with a Jurassic Park Jeep from Jurassic Jeep Rental

Mamont Vodka is crafting this year's signature cocktail, the Pink Pachyderm, from Mamont Vodka, fresh lime juice, berries, and simple syrup topped with soda.

We'll also have Seattle Cider’s Dry and Basil Mint ciders, Two Beers' Evo IPA and Cold Brew Coffee Brown Ale, in addition to wine, non-alcoholic beverages, and snacks.

Admission includes two drink tickets. Valid photo ID required for alcoholic beverages.

Purchase Tickets

Purchase your advance ticket for this popular event! Questions? Contact us at burketix@uw.edu

Ticket prices:

  • $15 general public
  • $10 UW faculty & staff
  • $10 students with any college ID
  • $5 Burke members (members get in early at 5:30 PM)

Members skip the line and get in early starting at 5:30 PM. Not a member? Join today!

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