A FREE festival full arts and entertainment for the whole family.
Date: Saturday 17 May, 2013
Time: 10 am – 4 pm
Free entry and parking
The Kids Arts Festival is a free annual event -- a day jam-packed full of activities for the whole family.
The Kids Arts Festival is a great opportunity for the whole family to engage in a range of activities, whether it be participating in free art workshops or enjoying multi-cultural children's performances. Local schools will be presenting a lively art exhibition.
Activities include children's performances and interactive workshops. Plus local West Auckland schools will also showcase their talents in a fabulous exhibition.
There will be a selection of tasty food available on site, which you can enjoy in our beautiful park-like environment, or bring along your own food and have a picnic.
Click here to download a programme and map for the day.
Art workshops & activities
-- Magic Dough
-- Sensory Forest
-- Amazing Sensory Maze
-- Botanical Prints
-- Underwater World
-- Glowing Object Wall
-- Jeuplay Digital Instruments
-- Cut it! Make it! Paint it! Dance it!
-- Mandala Sanctuary Cove
-- Smelly Creatures
-- Giant Weave
-- Scented Sugar Skull Prints
-- Colour Copy
-- Magic Butterflies
-- Blindfolded Clay
-- Pacific Lei Making
Workshops are suitable for 5 - 14 year olds
Drop in to any of the workshops and stay as long as you like!
Music and Dance performances
10:00–10:30 -- Opening Ceremony
10:35–11:05 -- Deaf Performing Artists
11:10–11:30 -- Bruce McLaren Samoan Cultural Dance & Hip Hop
11:35–11:55 -- Variety Voices – Glee-style Choir
12:00–12:10 -- Oratia District School Silent Film
12:15–12:35 -- Fresh Movement – Hip Hop Dance Group
12:40–12:55 -- Antonio and Phoebe – Cello Performance
01:00–01:20 -- Rhythm & Step Dance Academy
01:25–01:30 -- Pomaria School Silent Film
01:35–01:55 -- Swanson School Kapa Haka Group
02:00–02:32 -- Green Bay School Silent Film
02:35–02:55 -- Arjuna Oakes
03:00–03:20 -- Pt Chevalier School Kapa Haka Group
03:25–03:35 -- Pasadena Intermediate Hip Hop Dance Group
03:40–03:55 -- Fairy Claire
03:55–03:00 -- Closing Speech
*Times are approximate and programme may vary on the day.
HOW TO GET TO CORBAN ESTATE ART CENTRE:
Corban Estate Arts Centre is a stone's throw from the Henderson shopping centre, and a seven minute walk from the Henderson train station.
Click here for a map
To receive personalised and detailed information about public transport options contact MAXX on:
Phone: (09) 3666 400 (within Auckland areas)
Monday to Friday 6am – 9pm
Saturday 7am – 8pm
Sunday 8am - 6:30pm
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