Featuring an exciting mix of artists and makers, the Downtown Guelph Business Association (DGBA) will entertain young kids with a FREE creativity-packed event this summer. Kids Day in Downtown Guelph takes place rain or shine in St Georges Square from 11am to 1pm on Wednesday August 7th.
Aimed at kids 8 and younger, the event is a free, fun and interactive way to spark the imagination. Visit the many tents in St. George's Square that showcase the numerous creative outlets #DowntownGuelph has to offer. Kids can partake in creating something with materials from the Guelph Public Library's tinker cart, create cardboard animals with Guelph School of Art, button make with The Handmade Den, create clay structures with Play with Clay, sew with SewKids, and much more.
PLUS! Come try your hand in introductory juggling skills with Naomi Stager. This is a fun and interactive space to learn. And of course get your face painted with Miss Kitty Face Painting (also free!)
Disney’s most popular musical is a true international sensation, captivating 35 million people worldwide with its entertaining blend of romance and magic. A terrible hex has transformed a handsome prince into a monstrous Beast, and the spell can only be broken if he finds his one true love before the last petal falls off an enchanted rose. He meets his match in a strong-willed young woman named Belle, the daughter of an eccentric local inventor. But can the Beauty tame the Beast and see the truth beneath his physical appearance before time runs out? With stirring musical numbers like “Be Our Guest,” “Something There,” and “Beauty and the Beast,” this lavish production radiates with sweetness and light. Discover the redemptive power of love with a charming story that will warm your heart and affirm your faith in miracles. Recommended for ages 5 and up.