Niagara Children’s Festival

May 19, 2024 from 10:00 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 19, 2024 – Performance Schedule

Location: Marilyn I Walker School of Fine & Performing Arts

10:00 AM – Cuckoo – MIW Theatre

10:00 AM – Kite Making – The Lobby

10:30 AM – Paper Playground – Studio C

11:00 AM – Seed Heart – Studio B

12:00 PM – Cuckoo – MIW Theatre @ The Marilyn, ticketed

12:30 PM – Paper Playground – Studio C @ The Marilyn, ticketed

1:00 PM – Author Readings The Lobby @ The Marilyn with Dr. Kari-Lynn Winters

1:00 PM – Seed Heart – Studio B @ The Marilyn *workshop to follow, ticketed

1:30 PM – Author Readings The Lobby @ The Marilyn

2:00 PM – Kite Making – The Lobby @ The Marilyn

3:00 PM – Lig & Bittle – MIW Theatre @ The Marilyn, ticketed

May 19, 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 – Story Walks – The Raceway

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

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