Children’s Festival

The Children’s Festival May 11, 2019

Historic Smithville hosts a Children’s event every Spring. It is a day full of family fun and activities for all ages! We are excited to announce that due to an overwhelming turn out last year we have expanded this years festival more to do and less time to wait!

This year the Children’s Festival will take place on May 11, 2019.  

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Popcorn, face-painting, animals, train rides, and games are just some of the events to look forward to! Admission to the Children’s Festival is free, while there are some free activities, others will have a small fee.

2018 Schedule: …(2019 to be announced)

10:00             Author • Story Teller… Little Ghost     

10:30             Author • Story Teller… Lady Hawke

11:00             Show Time Productions

Noon              Author • Story Teller… Majo

12:30            Cape May Zoo-2-U… ‘Fur, Feathers, Scales, Slime’

1:30               Yoga, Garden State Academy

2:00               Author • Story Teller… David Mitten

2:30               Cape May Zoo-2-U… ‘Animal Kingdom’

3:30               Dance Forum South (free)

4:00               Author • Story Teller… John Leone ‘Name Game’

All Day Children’s Activities…

  • Free… Shells (children under 12) • Games-Games-Games • 4-H Clubs • Authors ‘Meet & Greet’

Plus (fees)…

  • Pottery • Face Painting •Train and carousel rides  • Crafts  • Pottery Painting  and  Children’s activities & vendors

With all of these events and activities, Historic Smithville also has over 60 shoppes and 7 eateries and of course the carousel, train and paddle boats… this is sure to be a fun time for everyone!