Popular Art Stage Returns to Festival of the Child May 5!

Posted by City of Yukon on 04/17/2018

Popular Art Stage Returns to Festival of the Child May 5!

The Festival of the Child returns Yukon City Park May 5, along with the fan-favorite Westpointe Chrysler Jeep Dodge Art Stage.

The 22nd annual Festival of the Child will be held Saturday, May 5 at Yukon City Park, 2200 S. Holly Avenue. Event hours are 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

While you’re at the festival, stop by the Westpointe Chrysler Jeep Dodge Art Stage to see some of your favorite performers, including Chester the Clown, School of Rock House Band, the ASL Club by Gwen, and Ventriloquist Professor QB. The Art Stage is also open in between performances for children to come up on stage and dance, sing or play the air guitar! 

This annual family friendly festival is the day for children to shine.  Over 50 areas of FUN include kayaking, pony rides, painting, wood art, storytelling, crafts and more!   Over 50 volunteer organizations will be on hand to make this a fun and special day! 

Buy your admission bracelets today for the best price! Advance $5 admission is available through May 4 at the Yukon Community Center, Dale Robertson Center, Jackie Cooper Gym, Children’s New World, and YNB Your Neighborhood Bank locations. Adults are FREE!

A special thank you to our sponsors. Corporate sponsor Children’s New World, Festival Fun Zone sponsored by K12.com Virtual Charter School and Art Stage sponsored by Westpointe Chrysler Jeep Dodge. Aqua Zone Sponsor Yukon Kids Dental & Red Dirt Orthodontics. Additional sponsors include the Yukon Optimist Sports Club, Dental Depot, BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse, Childhood Learning Academy, True Sky Credit Union, Carvana, and First Christian Church, YNB The Bank that Makes Things Happen, Thomas and Barbara Rhodes, and Yukon Pediatrics Alecia Hanes MD. The 2018 Festival Friends are Integris Canadian Valley Hospital, Spanish Cove Retirement Village, Smith & Turner Mortuary and BancFirst.  

Festival of the Child is one of Yukon’s best events. Optimism, energy and opportunity inspire the best in everything we do.  To learn more about Yukon’s best, visit www.yukonok.govor call 405-350-8937.