KidsDay is exactly that...a day to celebrate our youth and families in Alaska; a day to provide kids of all ages a day of laughter and fun! Join us on Sat, April 21st as we celebrate the 35th year of KidsDay in Anchorage!
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! There's something for everyone at KidsDay!
For more information:
Please call 907-272-4100 or visit http://www.anchoragespromise.org/kidsday-2018-information
In addition to the activities at the Dena'ina Center, the following locations open their doors and offer specials to celebrate youth on KidsDay, April 21st!
The Alaska Zoo
Alaska Aviation Museum
NEW THIS YEAR - SHUTTLE BETWEEN ZOO & DENA'INA:
Park at 1 location and enjoy both the Alaska Zoo & KidsDay Celebration at Dena'ina. We will have a shuttle that runs between the Alaska Zoo and the Dena'ina Center approx every 30 min. Shuttle schedule coming soon. Thank you to Alaska USA and Premier Alaska Tours for making this possible.
KIDSDAY IS PRESENTED BY:
AND THESE THESE EVENT SPONSORS: Municipality of Anchorage, University of Alaska College Savings Plan, Medical Park Family Care, Conrad-Houston Insurance, CIRI, Denali Media (KTVA Ch.11), Ohana Media Group (KFAT), Alaska Parent Magaine, CBI Media (Z93.7), EasyPark & Title Wave Books.
COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP ACCOUNT OPPORTUNITY!
In celebration of our 35th year of KidsDay, the UA College Savings Plan will be giving away a $3,500 scholarship account! Be sure to stop by their booth at the KidsDay Dena'ina event to enter your child into a drawing for this $3,500 scholarship account! UA College Savings Plan continues to help thousands of young people every year save for their college education! Thank You UA College Savings Plan for supporting KidsDay and for doing this giveaway as we all celebrate youth in our community!
ALASKA PARENT MAGAZINE COVER KID CONTEST!
Ever thought your kid should be on the cover of Alaska Parent magazine? Here’s your chance!
Enter your child (ages 2 to 15) in Alaska Parent's Cover Kid Contest taking place at KidsDay, April 21st, at the Dena'ina Center. Every child receives a professional mini photo session, and a chance to land on the cover of Alaska Parent!
Register online at http://www.alaskaparent.com/cover_contest.html
TEEN CITY IS BACK!
The Mayor's Youth Commission is busy coordinating a great outdoor teen event to also be held on April 21st 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. Stay tuned for more info coming soon!
FREE PEOPLE MOVER RIDES ON APRIL 21ST:
Need a ride to KidsDay at the Dena'ina? Free transportation is available to all youth 18 and under on People Mover Buses throughout Anchorage on Saturday, April 21st.
Thank you to Conrad-Houston Insurance for sponsoring the People Mover Free Rides!
FREE PARKING AT EASYPARK GARAGES ON APRIL 21ST:
Great News! You can park at any of the EasyPark garages on KidsDay, April 21st 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, Dried Fruit/Fruit Leather, Pasta, Granola Bars, Rice, Brown Rice, Oatmeal, Canned Veggies, Canned Soup & Chili, Easy Mac & Cheese, Canned Tuna or Chicken, Ziplock Bags & Whole Wheat Pasta. 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).