What do children learn from the Performing Arts?
The incorporation of the Arts in early childhood has many benefits, and children’s involvement in Arts-infused programs and activities will develop their cognitive, creative, social and emotional skills, playing a large part in their optimal development.
11:00am - 11:15am
Vovinam Martial Arts Demonstration
Come watch two Martial arts demonstrations by members of the Southeast Asian Coalition!
11:15am - 12:00pm
African Community Education Drummers
ACE youth bring the rhythms and sounds of Africa to Worcester. You can try your hand at drumming too!
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Chuck & Mud & Buds Children's Music
Chuck & Mud (and Buds) invite you to come sing along to songs you know and new songs, too! We'll have you laughing and dancing on the grass- music is good for you! Enjoy an interactive performance of traditional, popular, and original children's songs.
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Cory Scott - Rat Catcher Extraordinaire!
Cory Scott - the Rat Catcher Extraordinaire- will take you on a delightfully zany interactive adventure as he roams around the park. He really is the Pied Piper!
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Crocodile River Music
Celebrate movement, culture, and joy! This internationally recognized group of diverse people will share African art, music, and culture to audiences of all ages, backgrounds, and capabilities
2:45pm - 3:00pm
Hip Hop with In Da Zone
Come Join in! Founded in 2007 and now celebrating 16 years of dance, youth development, and community service, this Hip-Hop dance team is based out of the Boys & Girls Club of Worcester.
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Magic with Fran Flynn
Come enjoy the Fran Flynn Family Magic Show, entertaining children and family audiences since 1975.
3:30pm - 4:00pm
Traditional Lion Dancers
Come to the Main Stage for a performance of the Eternal Lion Dance. Traditional Lion Dance represents power, courage, and good luck! Then become a part of the celebration as the Lions lead a parade around the park!