The Aurora-Richland Township Chamber of Commerce

is pleased to present the

25th Anniversary Aurora Fossil Festival!

Friday May 25th (6 pm-10:30 pm) - Saturday May 26th (8 am-10:45 pm) 2018

FREE kiddy rides, courtesy of Nutrien!

Free kiddy rides, courtesy of Nutrien

The Aurora Fossil Festival celebrates the Aurora Fossil Museum (a 501c3 nonprofit organization)

and the rich fossil record of the Aurora, North Carolina area.

Join us for a family-friendly event steeped in tradition and good 'ol fashion southern charm.

Activities include:

FRIDAY (6 pm - 10:30 pm)

  • Opening Ceremony!
  • Little Miss and Mr Fossil Pageant!
  • 25th Anniversary Fossil Master Reunion!
  • Live Music by Saltwater Gold!
  • Digging for FOSSILS!!

SATURDAY (8 am - 10:45 pm)


  • Local Community Church Service on Main Festival Field!

Join us in the celebration!