Final Family Fun Fest of 2018

“Creative Kids” will be the theme of the last Family Fun Fest of 2018. Columbia Parks and Recreation is partnering with the City’s Office of Cultural Affairs to hold the free event from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 19 at Cosmo Park, 1615 Business Loop 70 W.

Don’t miss stage entertainment plus interactive activities for children. Performing arts at the Burford Shelter Area Stage include:

6:00 p.m. Missouri Contemporary Ballet lecture demonstration
6:45 p.m. Youth Dance/Theater Performance
7:20 p.m. Babaloo Music & Fun

Local organizations will be providing crafts and art activities including:

-Access Arts
-Columbia Art League
-Daniel Boone Regional Library Bookmobile
-Face painting
-Sidewalk chalk art
-TRYPS Children’s Theatre

Food trucks scheduled to be at the park include Manzo’s Pizza, Big Cheeze, Ozark Mountain Biscuit Truck, RJ’s Real Italian Ice, Kona Ice and StreetDogs Hot Dog Cart.

The Creative Kids event is made possible with financial support from the Missouri Arts Council, a state agency.

Family Fun Fests are sponsored by Tigers Community Credit Union, ParentLink, Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau, KPLA 101.5, and KOMU 8.

Call Columbia Parks and Recreation at 573.874.7460 for more information.