Niagara Children’s Festival

May 18, 2024 from 9:30 am to 4:00 pmAt Participating Businesses

The Niagara Children’s Festival is an exciting explosion of arts and culture for the whole family! Happening in downtown St. Catharines, this festival is bringing theatre and storytelling to Niagara’s earliest audiences with plays and cultural activities just for kids.  Don’t miss indoor and outdoor performances, crafts and games, live music and fun interactive installations. Let your imagination and creativity shine and discover the joy of live theatre for young audiences!

Theatre programming is ticketed ($15+HST), all other programs are FREE!

May 18, 2024 – Performance Schedule

Location: Marilyn I Walker School of Fine & Performing Arts

9:30 AM – Festival Opening & Welcome – The Tent

10:00 AM – Seed Heart – Studio B

10:00 AM – Ni Nagamoon – The Raceway

11:00 AM – Learning & Forgetting – MIW Theatre

11:00 AM – Kite Making – The Lobby

11:30 AM – PK Hummingbird Steel Orchestra – The Raceway

12:00 PM – Seed Heart – Studio B *workshop to follow, ticketed*

1:00 PM – Author Readings with Lana Button & Jennifer Maruno – The Lobby

1:30 PM – Author Readings with Lana Button & Jennifer Maruno – The Lobby

2:00 PM – Learning & Forgetting – MIW Theatre

2:00 PM – Kite Making – The Lobby

May 18, 2024 – Ongoing

Location: Marilyn I Walker School of Fine & Performing Arts

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Blanket Fort – Studio A

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Creation Station – The Lobby

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Bubbles & Sidewalk Chalk – The Lawn

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Photo Booth – Outside MIW Theatre

10:00 AM – 4:00 Pm – St. Catharines Public Library Pop-Up – The Raceway

11:00 AM – 2:00 PM – Face Painting – The Tent

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM – Pirate Mystery – The Raceway

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Participating Businesses

Carousel Players Administration Office

366 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines, ON, Canada

Brock University’s Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts

15 Artists Common, St. Catharines, ON, Canada

St. Catharines Central Library

54 Church Street, St. Catharines, ON, Canada