Sunday, October 7, 2018

KidsFest Thank You's

THANK YOU to the hundreds of happy families who came to KidsFest and participated, so many volunteers of all ages, lovely vendors who took the time to create and offer great activities, dynamic talented and dedicated MOSTLY YOUNG PEOPLE performers, Thrifty Discount DJ's who came out even with a broken foot to spin tunes all morning.
 Thank you to our fabulous sponsors 
who took a chance on an event 
that had never happened before, 
and God Bless Mother Nature 
who gifted Reeves Park with a dry day! 

Monday, September 10, 2018

KidsFest Schedule

REEVES PARK from 9:00 to 3:00
The event will include live quality entertainment, 
Cereal/Coffee/Donuts Bar, Unique Family Selfie Booth, 
Scarecrow Contest, Wandering Balloon Artist/Clown Alene KrausVendor booths with engaging activities inside, plus free prize giveaways. 

When you first get to KidsFest come to the Gazebo on 3rd Avenue and get a copy of the schedule and list of vendors. There will also be a giant dreamcatcher in there for kids to decorate and add foam feathers to. PLUS an all hands group poster for kids to work on throughout the day.

Cereal/Coffee/Donuts Bar 
available from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m 
Snacks will be for sale from 11:00 to 3:00
Thank you Trader Joes's! for helping with snacks.
(All proceeds from this go to the Playground in the Park)

 FREE Family Selfie Booth in the gazebo on 2nd Avenue. It will be filled with costumes, props, hats, wigs and more with plenty of room for silliness and crazy group photos.  Post your pictures with hashtag #pkkidsfest
The Thrifty Discount DJ's will kick off KidsFest right at 9:00. Groove to their all vinyl music while visiting the many Vendor Booths in the park. They all have hands on activities in their booths for kids!
Each vendor is featuring some kind of engaging activity for kids inside their booth. See our vendor list on page on this website. As kids complete the activity the vendor will issue a free raffle ticket good for prizes that will be given out all day long by our Master of Ceremonies. The more tickets collected the more chances to win.

KidsFest welcomes enthusiast and award winning clown Alene "Rufflez" KrausAlene will add a very bright spot to the morning, wandering the Fest in her colorful costume and rolling balloon cart, twisting balloons for kids! 

                           11:30 to 12:15 
The fabulous School of Rock House Band will be performing on the main stage. So make sure you drag your tweens and teens out of bed and get down to KidsFest for this!

11:00 to 2:30 Come and get em. Kiwanis Food Booth will be firing up the grill and offering hot dogs, hamburgers, and drinks for lunch.
12:30 to 1:15 we are welcoming with wide open arms The Universal African Drum and Dance Ensemble which consists of dozens of dynamic talented amazing beautiful kids plus a stilt walker!

1:45 to 2:30
J.D. Malone 
Dad, husband, son, brother, friend, singer/songwriter, recovering philosopher.

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Phoenixville Federal Bank & Trust to Sponsor Phoenixville Kiwanis KidsFest 2018

To Our Latest KidsFest Sponsor!
Phoenixville Bank and Trust is a community bank 
committed to improving the quality of life 
in the communities we serve. 
We empower our employees 
to provide an exceptional customer experience.

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Alene "Rufflez" Kraus Joins KidsFest 2018

KidsFest is delighted and excited to welcome 
enthusiast and award winning clown Alene "Rufflez" Kraus 
to the days' festivities  
Alene will add a very bright spot to the day, 
wandering the Fest in her colorful costume 
and rolling balloon cart, twisting balloons for kids! 

Thursday, August 30, 2018

KidsFest 2018 Vendors So Far So Good

Each vendor will have an activity in their booth. 
Kids will be given a Kiwanis raffle ticket from each vendor, 
after completing the activity. 
These tickets will give kids chances 
to win prizes all day long.          
                         We are welcoming new vendors every day
Click on links to learn more about our fabulous vendors!

 Phoenixville Community Education Foundation
fall themed bookmarks to color
Yarnball Studios
Kids Jewelry Making
Phoenixville Area Senior Center
Free exercise class coupons for adults 
and free coupons to Bring Your Grands to the Center Day on Oct 8th
Ann's Heart
free heart shaped helium balloons and more
Sky Zone Oaks
Corn hole/Spinning Wheel
Cute Faces by Olga Fieshal
activity to be announced
Boy Scouts of America
a fun game
Moms Demand Action/BE SMART Campaign
Bumble Bee Craft and Game 
Bayada Pediatrics
Craft activities and FREE color-changing pencils. 
We will also be raffling a gift basket and a jar of candy corn
Bethel Christian Preschool
Create a scarecrow art project
Kumon Math and Reading of Phoenixville
Spinning Wheel
Jessie's House
Story times focusing on people with disabilities, and lollipop patch
Magic Memories 
children's craft
New York Life
Spin wheel and prizes
B B & T
activity to be announced
Barnstone Art for Kids
Earth Loom
Bath Saver/Bath Fitter
Bathroom Safety Info
Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania
Coloring pages, giant jengo, and a parachute
Orion Communities
Mummy Bowling and Witch Hat Ring Toss
Health Partners Plans
Free face painting
Phoenixville Hospital/Tower Health
interactive children's health display
Kiwanis of Phoenixille
Giant Interactive Dream Catcher and Group Poster
Ideas Bookstore
activity to be announced
Chester County Foodbank
Water and healthy fresh fruit giveaways with healthy recipe
Phoenixville Area Community Services (PACS) 
and Community Arts Phoenixville
Having kids paint ceramic bowls for Empty Bowls Event 
Kitchen Saver
Safety in the Kitchen
Child Guidance Resource Centers
interactive group activities
Phoenixville Health Care Access
Dental Health education/activity, free toothbrushes
The Juice Plus Company
tissue paper apples and a watermelon activity
Krav'n Comics
Superhero Activity
House of Chiropractic
free face painting for children and adults
Teddy Bear Mobile Delaware County
Color a bear and Special Raffle
Homespire Doors and Windows
Safety Education
Phoenixville YMCA
Big Wheel
I Heart Art Workshop
make and take crafts and possibly a giveaway
The Dance Effect Performing Art Center
decorate a tiara or crown plus music and dancing
Goldfish Swim School of Oaks
make a goldfish
Damsel in Defense
coloring pages, guess how much candy, story times
Kimberton Chiropractic
backpack checks and posture screening

Friday, August 24, 2018

Welcome Triptych Salon as a Sponsor for Phoenixville Kiwanis KidsFest 2018

We are delighted to welcome Triptych to our sponsors 
for KidFest 2018

Tina Antonelli
205 DeKalb Street
Bridgeport Pa 19405

Sunday, August 19, 2018

KidsFest Thank You's

THANK YOU to the hundreds of happy families who came to KidsFest  and participated,  so many volunteers of all ages,  lovely vendors wh...