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

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!