Mark your calendar now for the first annual Centennial Hills Children’s Arts Festival, scheduled for Saturday, June 1, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Centennial Hills Park. The city of Las Vegas invites the community to this family festival that will abound in music, entertainment and fun arts activities for children and adults. Admission is free. The park is located at 7101 N. Buffalo Drive, at Deer Springs Way.
Participants will enjoy award-winning musicians, including Aaron Nigel Smith, Justin Roberts & the Not Ready for Naptime Players, and Alex & The Kaleidoscope Band. Other performers include the Nevada School of the Arts, Broadway in the Hood, the West Las Vegas Arts Center Drum Ensemble, Las Vegas Contemporary Dance Theatre, DJ Tony, and more. Children will participate in make-and-take art activities, interactive storytelling, drama, music and dance as they experience “The Zone.” Youth will enjoy jump houses, face painting, balloon artists, two petting zoos, chalk on the walk, a recycling demonstration and workshop, photography contest and more.
The festival also will include a marketplace with an eclectic mix of local family-oriented businesses, organizations and food vendors.
Call (702) 229-3515 or 229-6383, or visit www.artslasvegas.org for more information.