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Cocktails & Culture: REX Talks: The Original King of Rock

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Travel back in time millions of years with Cocktails & Culture: REX Talks!

Dr. Thomas Adams standing in front of a crowd with a screen behind him reading "the life and popularity of tyrannosaurus rex."How did the Tyrannosaurus rex become one of the most influential pop culture stars of all time? Enjoy beer and cocktails while Paleontologist Dr. Thomas Adams, Chief Curator and Vice President of Research at the Witte Museum, explains what a T. rex is and how it rose to fame.

Then, experience an after-hours look at Tyrannosaurs: Meet the Family, an exhibition created by the Australian Museum that brings the latest tyrannosaur discoveries to life and reveals some of the most significant discoveries in paleontology of the past decade.

Beer and cocktails provided by Dripping Springs Distilling, Freetail Brewing Co., Devils River Whiskey and Silver Star Whiskey.

Food available for purchase by Cakes by Felicia and Mi Taquito.

Entertainment provided by Resident DJ, Alyson Alonzo.

Tickets: $30 per person (member) / $35 per person (non-member)

Important details:

  • This adventure is for guests 21 and older
  • All ticket purchases are non-refundable
  • Event will occur rain or shine

Partner logos: ASI Event Services, Cakes by Felicia, Devils River Whiskey, Dripping Springs, Freetail, Mi Taquito and Silver Star.




Tyrannosaurs: Meet the Family is generously supported by The Alamo, Valero Energy Corporation and the Mary Pat and Michael Bolner Exhibition Endowment Fund. An exhibition created by the Australian Museum and toured internationally by Evergreen Exhibitions.

black logos for Australian Museum, which includes a mark with three jagged black angles, like mountains, above the words Australian Museum, and Evergreen Exhibitions, which does not include a mark.

group of 5 people, casually dressed, sipping cocktails at a picnic bench.
Ticket Prices: $35


July 20, 2023
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Witte Museum
3801 Broadway
San Antonio, TX 78209 United States
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