KidsPlay Family Fun Fair

February 18, 2018 | 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

KidsPlay Children’s Museum presents the fourth annual KidsPlay Family Fun Fair on Sunday, February 18, 2018, from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Warner Theatre and KidsPlay Children’s Museum.

Celebrating family, community, and fun!
Explore exhibits, engage in creative activities, attend high-quality shows, and learn about community, family-oriented organizations and resources.

The Seneca Masonic Lodge of Torrington
Youth identification program – to provides an opportunity for families to create a kit of tools to help law enforcement authorities find and identify a lost or missing child.

The Lions Clubs of Harwinton and Torrington
Pediatric eye screenings – to identify possible vision problems.

Additional entertainment throughout the day includesAmazing Face Art, Balloon Twisting by Carol Pelizzari, the Sphinx Shriners Funster Clowns, and Caricatures by Bill Hernandez.

Other participating organizations include Brooker Memorial, Brooker Memorial Dental, Camp Moe, Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, Community Mental Health Affiliates, Dr. Munroe’s Dental Center, Dept. Social Srvs.-Univ. of St. Joseph – SNAP Ed Nutrition, Education Advance Early Childhood & Family Programs, Education Advance Head Start: Prenatal to Five, Empower Karate & Kick-Boxing School, Five Points Gallery, Future Foundations Child Care, GoodWorks Insurance, Institute for American Indian Studies, Litchfield Historical Society, Lions District 23B, Livingston Ripley Waterfowl Conservancy, MyConnecticutKids, New Opportunities, Inc.-Torrington, New Opportunities, Inc.-Waterbury, North West Community Learning Center, Northwest CT YMCA, Pediatric Dentistry of Litchfield CountySensory SerenityShades of Northwest Hills, St. Anthony School, St. Peter/St. Francis School, Sullivan Agency-Farmers Insurance, Susan B. Anthony Project, Torrington Library, Torrington Savings Bank, Torrington Public Schools-Community Family Learning Center, Torrington Fire Department, Torrington Youth Soccer, UConn K.I.D.S, Warner Theatre – Center for Arts Education, Warner Theatre – Main Theatre, White Memorial Conservation Center, and Winsted Area Child Care Center & BASE

2018 Family Fun Fair Stage Performers:

11:45 am – “Cycles” by Matica – Premiering at the Family Fun Fair!
A mystical-modern circus that reaches out of the forest and into the sky. Performers engage in circus acts of daring, beauty and joy both on the ground with acro, juggling, and unicycling and in the air on trapeze, lyra, and silks. Matica, which is based out of Harwinton, is super excited to be premiering this new show at the KidsPlay Family Fun Fair so close to home.

1:30 pm – Interactive Ballet and Movement with the Nutmeg Torrington School of Ballet.
The Nutmeg Torrington School of Ballet will hold an interactive ballet/movement demonstration class inviting all Fair youngsters to participate on stage. After the class, they will present a short performance with costumes and music showing participants how the hard work of training culminates in a production on stage.

3:00 pm – “The Wild & Crazy Challenge” by Adventure Bound
A high-energy, hands-on, and NUTTY game show where “contestants” are selected from the audience to answer questions and then compete in a fun,non-athletic physical challenge. Challenges are entertaining, engaging and age appropriate.


Family Ticket: $20 – includes admission for a family of up to 6
Member Family Ticket: $15 – includes admission for a family up to 6
Each additional person is $3 at event door. Children under 1 are free.

Tickets are available at KidsPlay, online, or at the door on the day of the event.

KidsPlay Family Fun Fair


Dear Friends, We are currently closed in observance of social distancing. We can't wait to see you when we reopen! Please follow us on social media and subscribe to our eblast for ideas for fun, playful learning activities at home. We are here for you! Sincerely, The KidsPlay Team

Payment Types Accepted - Cash, Check, and all major credit cards

Languages at KidsPlay - English, Spanish and Sign Language

KidsPlay Children's Museum, Inc. is a 501(C) (3) not-for-profit organization


Important Announcement!

In support of social-distancing, the Museum is closed until April 1.

Please check our social media and website for updates and for ideas for fun hands-on playful learning activities at home.