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Children’s Arts Festival

The annual Children’s Arts Festival is a FREE two-day adventure filled with creativity and kid-friendly fun!

Join us on September 14th and 15th as we celebrate the budding superhero in every child. With a super team of all shapes and sizes, these little heroes can protect others, save the day, and change the world. Get inspired, feel empowered, and find your superpowers through performances, workshops, and play!

Day 1: Friday Sept 14, 3:30pm to 5pm
An afterschool light and shadow theatre experience with Miss White Spider, plus a family dance party!

Day 2: Saturday Sept 15, 10am to 4pm
Come dressed as your favourite superhero!
A fun-filled, superhero-themed day of art, music, dance and theatre for children ages 2 and up.

FEATURING
Dianna David’s Red Ball Movement Show, Ruffle Redbird and so much more!

Unlike the majority of kids’ festivals in the province, thanks to sponsors and supporters, the Kamloops event is completely free.
Donations will be accepted on site, with partial proceeds going to the RIH NICU.

For more information, including how you or your organization can get involved, visit our website: http://kamloopsarts.ca/event-calendar/#id=223

Thank you to our sponsors:
Platinum: City of Kamloops – Municipal Government
Gold: B100 Kamloops | Valley First | Government of Canada
Silver: Portfolio Interiors | Teck | Province of British Columbia | BC Arts Council
Bronze: 4Cats Arts Studio Kamloops | Lee’s Music | Make Children First Kamloops | Sandman Signature Kamloops Hotel

Jodi is originally from Montréal, Quebec but spent a few years in Northern New Brunswick after graduating from University. She moved to Kamloops in the Spring of 2010 with her family and works as an educational assistant. Her 7 and 8 year old keep her really busy as they love exploring the area and enjoying what Kamloops has to offer!

Children’s Arts Festival

The annual Children’s Arts Festival is a FREE two-day adventure filled with creativity and kid-friendly fun!

Join us on September 14th and 15th as we celebrate the budding superhero in every child. With a super team of all shapes and sizes, these little heroes can protect others, save the day, and change the world. Get inspired, feel empowered, and find your superpowers through performances, workshops, and play!

Day 1: Friday Sept 14, 3:30pm to 5pm
An afterschool light and shadow theatre experience with Miss White Spider, plus a family dance party!

Day 2: Saturday Sept 15, 10am to 4pm
Come dressed as your favourite superhero!
A fun-filled, superhero-themed day of art, music, dance and theatre for children ages 2 and up.

FEATURING
Dianna David’s Red Ball Movement Show, Ruffle Redbird and so much more!

Unlike the majority of kids’ festivals in the province, thanks to sponsors and supporters, the Kamloops event is completely free.
Donations will be accepted on site, with partial proceeds going to the RIH NICU.

For more information, including how you or your organization can get involved, visit our website: http://kamloopsarts.ca/event-calendar/#id=223

Thank you to our sponsors:
Platinum: City of Kamloops – Municipal Government
Gold: B100 Kamloops | Valley First | Government of Canada
Silver: Portfolio Interiors | Teck | Province of British Columbia | BC Arts Council
Bronze: 4Cats Arts Studio Kamloops | Lee’s Music | Make Children First Kamloops | Sandman Signature Kamloops Hotel

Jodi is originally from Montréal, Quebec but spent a few years in Northern New Brunswick after graduating from University. She moved to Kamloops in the Spring of 2010 with her family and works as an educational assistant. Her 7 and 8 year old keep her really busy as they love exploring the area and enjoying what Kamloops has to offer!

Free fun for kids at Kamloops Children’s Arts Festival Sept. 14 & 15

Kids & families superheroes theme; partial donations to RIH NICU

There is a hero inside every kid. Join us at the 19th annual Kamloops Children’s Arts Festival on September 14-15.

The theme of this year’s festival is “Superheroes” with a goal of inspiring the little heroes in your life. Wear a costume — creativity and heroic adventures await!

The Festival gives all chidren in the Kamloops area, ages 2 and up, the chance to try out different art forms. Unlike the majority of Continue reading Free fun for kids at Kamloops Children’s Arts Festival Sept. 14 & 15

As always, you and your ideas are wonderfully welcomed. If you are interested in getting involved with KamloopsParents.com simply email jodi@kamloopsparents.com and we can chat!

Kamloops Children’s Arts Festival takes on circus theme with “Under the Big Top” Sept. 15 & 16

Family dance & karaoke party Friday, Sept. 15; activities & performances Saturday, Sept. 16, Riverside Park

Dreams of running off to join the circus could become reality at the 18th annual Kamloops Children’s Arts Festival, Sept. 15 & 16.

The theme of this year’s festival, the 18th annual, is “Under the Big Top!”, featuring circus-themed art, music, dance and theatre for children ages two and up.

The big-top theme arrived naturally. “We had rain for last year’s Continue reading Kamloops Children’s Arts Festival takes on circus theme with “Under the Big Top” Sept. 15 & 16

As always, you and your ideas are wonderfully welcomed. If you are interested in getting involved with KamloopsParents.com simply email jodi@kamloopsparents.com and we can chat!

2016 Kamloops Children’s Arts Festival

Bring the kids to explore the roots, rhythms, designs and traditions
from the four corners of the earth at the 2016 Kamloops Children’s Festival, Sept. 17 & 18.

The theme of this year’s festival, the 17th annual, is “Around the World,” featuring performers and interactive arts workshops that explore our rich cultural heritage.

On Saturday, Sept. 17, families can enjoy a full day of FREE arts activities and performances at Riverside Park. Performers on the Interior Savings Stage include vocal percussionist / live looper RupLoops (Rup Sidhu), Dance Afreaka, the KAC Rivertown Players, and Stage One Theatre School. Workshops, led by local artists and organizations, will include clay, henna art, Japanese block printing, and much more. Western Canada Theatre’s VW Turtle River Race will also be taking place at the park.

On Sunday, Sept. 18, award-winning singer-songwriters Bobs & LoLoreturn to Kamloops for a live performance on Sunday, Sept. 18 at the Sagebrush Theatre. The four-time Juno-nominated singer-songwriters and creators and stars of the musical preschool series Sing, Dance and Play with Bobs & LoLo were recently named Canada’s Favourite Kids’ Entertainer in a nationwide poll by CBC Music. The show begins at 2pm (doors 1:30pm); tickets ($20 adults, $15 kids or $55 for family of 4) are available at the Kamloops Live Box Office. Bobs & LoLo will also be doing a meet & greet following the show.

Enter to win two tickets to see Bobs & LoLo. Contest information, and more information about the Bobs & LoLo show and the Kamloops Children’s Arts Festival, may be found at www.kamloopsarts.ca.


Hey kids – you could WIN 2 tickets to see Bobs & Lolo on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016 at the Sagebrush Theatre ~ a part of the 2016 Kamloops Children’s Arts Festival!

To enter, just email admin@kamloopsarts.ca by Friday, Sept. 9 at midnight with:

  • The name of your favourite Bobs & Lolo song
  • Parent’s name
  • Parent’s phone number
  • Parent’s email address

All entries must be received by Friday, Sept. 9 at midnight. Winner will be drawn randomly and will be notified by Tuesday, Sept. 13th.

Jodi is originally from Montréal, Quebec but spent a few years in Northern New Brunswick after graduating from University. She moved to Kamloops in the Spring of 2010 with her family and works as an educational assistant. Her 7 and 8 year old keep her really busy as they love exploring the area and enjoying what Kamloops has to offer!