JOIN the FUN!

APRIL 15, 2017

10am-4pm

Dena'ina Center

 

Free for the 

Entire Family!

 

2017

Exhibitors

Presented by

 

 

KIDSDAY 2017 CELEBRATION!

KidsDay is exactly that...a day to celebrate our youth and families; a day to provide kids of all ages a day of laughter and fun! More than 80 youth-serving exhibitors gather at the Dena'ina Center to provide program information & fun activities for all to enjoy!  Everything from face-painting to prize wheels, street fair with bouncy house, wild about reading program with free books & live stage performances! We're excited to announce the Easter Bunny will be there too!  There's something for everyone at KidsDay!

KidsDay 2017 Video

Produced by Denali Media Productions

 

TEEN CITY IS BACK!

The Youth Advisory Commission is busy coordnating a great outdoor teen event to also be held on April 15th from 10am-4pm! It will take place across the street from the Dena'ina Center in the City Hall parking lot. The Teen City Center Stage will feature many local teen performers and more.

 

 

Click HERE for more info on Teen City!

VEHICLE GIVEAWAY AT KIDSDAY!

We are excited to announce that Empowering Destinations will be giving away a vehicle to a family in need at KidsDay during the opening ceremony!  If you need a dependable vehicle or know of someone that does, please encourage them to apply. Winner will be notified prior to KidsDay and must be present to accept vehicle at event on April 15th at 11:00am.

 

Thank you to Empowering Destinations along with Able Body Shop, Total Truck, Northern Waste & Vulcan Towing & Recovery for making this giveaway possible and giving a hand up to a family in need!

 

Empowering Destinations is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 corporation founded by Able Body Shop and supported by local community minded business professionals, who seek to give a hand up to families in need.  They strive to provide exceptional, reliable vehicles, to deserving families in support of their continued career goals and family obligations. Their name is derived from their passion to empower others to meet their goals by providing safe, reliable transportation.

 

 

FREE PEOPLE MOVER RIDES ON APRIL 15TH!

Need a ride to KidsDay at the Dena'ina or a Partner Location? Free transportation is available to all youth 18 and under on People Mover Buses throughout Anchorage on Saturday, April 15th. Please note: We apologize, but the People Mover does not have a stop near the Alaska Zoo.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thank you to Conrad-Houston Insurance for sponsoring the People Mover Free Rides. 

 

KidsDay Presenting Sponsor:

Event Sponsors:

 

FREE PARKING AT EASYPARK GARAGES ON APRIL 15TH!

Great News! You can park at any of the EasyPark garages on KidsDay, April 15th for FREE - just bring a donation of 2 items listed below for Children's Lunchbox & your garage ticket to the city hall parking lot in front of the Dena'ina for parking validation! EasyPark will have a tent set up to collect food donations and they can validate your ticket there. 

 

Donation items can include: Beans, Fruit Snacks, Canned Fruit, Canned Veggies, Canned Tuna, Oatmeal, Pasta, Crackers, Rice, Canned Soup & Chili, Easy Mac & Cheese & Ziploc Bags. Your donations will help The Children's Lunchbox provide meals to kids-in-need at school. Thank you to EasyPark for making the free parking possible & for partnering with KidsDay & Children’s Lunchbox.

 

 Easy Park Garages include: 7th & G Street, 6th & H. 5th & B, & 6th & E (JC Penney Garage).

 

KIDSDAY PARTNER LOCATIONS!

In addition to the activities at the Dena'ina Center, the following locations also open their doors and offer specials to celebrate youth on KidsDay, April 15th!

 

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 15TH

FREE FOR YOUTH 17 & UNDER!

HOURS:  10am-5pm​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

 

KidsDay at the Zoo brought to you by:

 

 

 

 

Parking is limited at the zoo, so guests are encouraged to park at South High School and shuttles will be running every 10 minutes.

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 15TH

FREE FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!

HOURS:  10am-6pm​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

 

Free general admission all day for ALL ages on April 15th.

 

Please note during free events, fees still apply for premium exhibitions and planetarium shows.

 

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 15TH

FREE FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!

HOURS:  9am-5pm​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

If you would like more information on KidsDay 2017, email Tanya Masley, Program Director at: Promise@anchoragespromise.org or call 907 272-4100.