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P.L.A.C.E. Multicultural Children’s Museum and Creative Arts Center Arts and Culture Festival Set for Saturday

October 2, 2014 Featured Events No Comments

1del1The Multicultural Children’s Museum and Creative Arts Center P.L.A.C.E. hosts its 8th annual Arts and Culture Festival Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Town Center Park, 2761 Dixwell Ave.

The festival will take place rain or shine. In case of rain, the festival will take place at Hamden Middle School, 2623 Dixwell Ave.

There will be live music, dance performances, a community mural, food, art activities and an inflatable slide. The center also will unveil its “P.L.A.C.E. on the Go!” mobile art & film studio trolley.

Admission is free. Some activities are free while others have a fee. All proceeds benefit the new P.L.A.C.E. Children’s Museum and Creative Art Center.

The day’s events include:

Kidz Hour at The Trolley! From 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. 
Enjoy yoga, magic & storytelling
arts & crafts available all day!
Performances By: 
 
Alisa’s House of Salsa
Dance Demo 
Arunodhaya Dance Academy
Indian Classical Dance
Kouffin Kanèckè company
Storytelling. music, Dance from West Africa
Junko Fisher
Okinawan Dancer
Dr. G. Willerkers’ Medicine Show
“Where the cure is always worse than the illness”
Maya Butler 
Singer
Korby Myrick 
Opera & Musical Theater from Around the World
Zach Andersen
Singer/Songwriter Acoustic
Blue Trail
Folk Americana
Serena
Chinese Song
Trolley Party Contest 
RSVP your festival attendance on the website by noon, Friday or in person at the Global Village on Saturday by noon for a chance to win a trolley party. Winners will be announced at 3 p.m. at the main stage. You must be present to win. Click Here To Enter

A Global Village will include representatives from India, Bangladesh, Ghana, Turkey, Mexico, China, Pakistan & Albania! Click here to learn more.

 

 

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