Charlotte Kids Fest

Sample Kids Fest at these events Sept 19-21!

Sample Kids Fest at these events Sept 19-21!

Want to get a taste of what's in store on Saturday at Charlotte Kids Fest? We have arranged for these special events at locations across Charlotte. They're free, of course! Face Painting and Games – 4 pm Sept. 19 at the Keith Family YMCA, 8100 Old Mallard Creek Road...

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Charlotte Kids Fest was fun-tastic success!

Charlotte Kids Fest was fun-tastic success!

Clowns on stilts and unicycles, costumed superheroes, dancers and a tiny train for tots lent a carnival atmosphere to the first ever Charlotte Kids Fest at UNC Charlotte on Oct. 28. Dozens of displays and activities to stimulate young minds attracted a crowd to the...

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