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Ballantyne's Backyard|11611 N. Community House Road , Charlotte, NC | Map

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Feel the Roar Charlotte! For two weeks only, November 18th - 27th, join us for a dinosaur encounter at Ballantyne's Backyard. It's an epic dinosaur attraction - for every dinosaur enthusiast! Bring the whole family and enjoy this prehistoric experience. Prepare to walk through and enjoy an up-close and personal encounter with over 50+ Life-Size animatronic and static dinosaurs and bones. Meet our large and in charge T-Rex, our mighty Triceratops and her young, plus dozens of other species. This is an outdoor event with some tented areas. Enhance your tour with a Free Educational and Interactive App so you can learn more about dinosaurs. Enjoy the DINO Village that includes shopping for Toys and Souvenirs, Free Photo Ops, Digging for Bones, Yard Games, Baby Dinos, Food and so much more! Join us Friday, November 18th from 2pm-6pm for the special opening. The fun continues Saturday, November 19th through Sunday, November 27th from 2pm to 6pm each day and we will be closed on Thanksgiving day (Thurs. Nov. 24th). It is best to purchase your tickets in advance at The tickets are $19 per person. Anyone 2 years and older needs a ticket. Children must be accompanied by a parent and/or guardian at all times. There will be plenty of Free Parking.