West Liberty Childrens Festival
- When: September 28, 2013
- Where: Downtown West Liberty
- Cost: free
The Seventeenth Annual West Liberty Children's Festival will take place Saturday, September 28, 2013, from 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. in downtown West Liberty on Third St, with a schedule chock full of performances, crafts, and activities!
Enjoy five puppet performances: Jumping Jilly Bean by Village Idiot Puppets from Minneapolis; Donkey Tales by Corcoran Puppets from Wisconsin; Mother Hubbard Meets Her Match by Gypsy Puppet Theater from North Carolina; Werewolves on the Moon by Toybox Theatre, also from North Carolina; and Sal Fink, Catfish Wrangler by Eulenspiegel Puppets.
In addition to the puppetry mini-festival, you'll enjoy strolling performers, food, beverages, performances by local dance troupes, and a host of children's games and activities. Puppet shows will take place in the beautifully renovated downtown pocket park, Ron-de-Voo Park.
Here's the schedule for the Festival:
10:00: EULENSPIEGEL PUPPETS
Sal Fink, Catfish Wrangler
10:40: NICOLE ROCK’S SCHOOL OF DANCE
10:55 CORCORAN PUPPETS from Wisconsin
11:35: LIBERTY DANCE CENTER
11:50 : VILLAGE IDIOT PUPPETS from Minnesota
Jumping Jilly Bean
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
1:30: GYPSY PUPPET THEATRE from North Carolina
Mother Hubbard Meets Her Match
2:10: DEAN OF JUGGLERS
2:20: TOYBOX THEATRE from North Carolina
Werewolves on the Moon
3:00 CHILDREN’S PARADE!
Strolling Performers: Mrs. Hinky Dink, Maki and Kalimbaman,
Dean of Juggling, Giant puppets
10:00-12:00: Mini Tractor Pull (Corner of Spencer and 3rd)
ALL DAY: Sandbox, Painting Easels, Puppet Making, Cupcake Decorating, Face Painting, Bicycle Registration and Helmets, Book Giveaway, Crafts, and Food!
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