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YOUR GUIDE TO THE FESTIVAL

Sat., Oct. 5 / 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mercer University Atlanta Campus

Beneficiary:


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Your Guide to the Fun FREE FUN 1

DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office

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Petting Farm

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2019 Performance Schedule: Main Stage DJ Services presented by Off the Wall DJs

1 TICKET 28 Fun Weird Science •Fluffy Slime Making

•Marshmallow Launchers

Power Home Remodeling Sidewalk Art HelloFresh

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Exhibitor Row

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DNQ Solutions

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Diamond Resorts

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KinderCare Learning Centers

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Zoo Atlanta

10:30 a.m.

Capitol City Opera Singers

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Atlanta Gastroenterology

(selections from their Pirate & Princess concert)

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Off the Wall DJs

11:15 a.m.

Kim Armstrong – A Popular Dance

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Photo Cut Outs Teddy Bear Hospital

12:00 p.m.

Jason’s Music Party

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12:45 p.m.

Piccadilly Puppets

Champion Window Company of Atlanta

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State Farm Insurance

1:30 p.m.

Fun Weird Science

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AT & T Mobility

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2:15 p.m.

Dance and Arts Showcase

3:00 p.m.

Off the Wall DJs

12:00 p.m.

Brenda Griffin, Brad Mason & Carsie Mason Kuumba Storytellers

1:00 p.m.

Lawrenceville Ghost Tours

1:30 p.m.

Brenda Griffin, Brad Mason & Carsie Mason Kuumba Storytellers

2:00 p.m.

Therapy Dogs

Mummy Hand Making

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Test your Strength

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Pick a Spider

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Halloween Prize Wheel

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Book Walk by DeKalb County Public Library

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PopUp Baby Play Gym

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Toddler Games

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Wheel of Fortune

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Pumpkin Toss

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Pick a Witch

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BookMark Decorating

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Pirate Craft by Capitol City Opera

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Face Painting

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Roll the Dice

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Pumpkin Buckets

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Pumpkin Treasures

Musical Petting Zoo by Capitol City Opera

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Pinnacle Home Remodeling

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Anastasiya Atlanta Bubble Show

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Face Painting

Delta Community Credit Union

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Make a Tiara

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Princess Maincures Easterseals North GA Photo Booth Mini-Pumpkin Painting

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Chetter Galloway and Christine Arinze, Sistah “Olufemi” Kuumba Storytellers

Mask Making

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Storytelling Stage 10:00 a.m.

Renewal by Anderson

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Georgia Public Broadcasting

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Storytelling

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Margaritaville at Lake Lanier Islands

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Dentistry for Children and Family Orthodontics

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Kid Factory Pop-Up Playground

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Train Rides

Activities and placement subject to change the day of the event.

**schedule and performers are subject to change

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KinderCare Learning Centers

DNQ Solutions

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Zoo Atlanta

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Atlanta Gastroenterology Baby Wheel of Changing Fortune Station

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PopUp Baby Play Gym

Photo Cut Outs

Off the Wall DJs

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Musical Petting Zoo

Teddy Bear Hospital

Delta Community Credit Union

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Pick a Witch

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BookMark Decorating

Georgia Public Broadcasting Lost and Found & First Aid

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Pumpkin Buckets

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Not-to-Miss!

See exciting bubble show performances with bubbles of unusual shapes, huge soap trails, bubble flowers and more combined with magic at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. from Anastasiya Atlanta Bubble Show.

Meet the Tooth Fairy from Dentistry for Children and Family Orthodontics. Be on the lookout in the morning for Chick-fil-A’s herd of cows and in the afternoon, you’ll see fun characters from Cosplay Volunteer Atlanta.

The Kid Factory’s pop-up playground features cardboard boxes, colorful duct tape and other materials to promote imaginary play.

Little ones will love the mobile gym from PopUp Baby with its soft play equipment, ride-on toys and more. The Toddler Play Zone also has inflatables, games and a gym and playground for babies and toddlers.

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Fun performances on the Main Stage: Piccadilly Puppets, Dance and Arts Showcase dancers and Fun Weird Science. Come sing along with Jason’s Music Party.


The Storytelling stage will be hopping with great performers from Kuumba Storytellers and spooky tales from Lawrenceville Ghost Tours. Have a fun time with Therapy Dogs.

Create slime with Fun Weird Science in the STEM/STEAM area.

Girls and boys will love visiting Princess and Pirate Land, presented by Capitol City Opera. Meet and greet their singing princesses and enjoy the musical petting zoo. Also, manicures, tiara making and pirate crafts.

Get crafty: make a glittery mask, a crown, a mummy hand or paint a pumpkin.

Spin to win awesome prizes throughout the festival. Back again this year is the fun-filled Halloween Prize Wheel. Stop by Teddy Bear Hospital to help nurse the bears back to health! Atlanta Parent’s Family Festival

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WHERE: Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center at City Springs

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Atlanta’s most-talented kids ages 6 to 21 are showcased with ‘kids helping kids’ in this inspirational concert as they perform, sing and entertain. Mark your calendar for an extra special 6th Anniversary performance this year. The Annual Tower of Talent is inspired and underwritten by Michael Greenbaum, owner of Tower Beer, Wine & Spirits. The Tower of Talent has raised almost $1.7 Million (and counting) for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s music therapy program. All proceeds go directly to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. To purchase tickets or for more information, please visit www.choa.org/toweroftalent

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Special Thanks to:

Exhibitors Asbury Hills Camp

HelloFresh

Anastasiya Atlanta Bubble Show

Images by N’neka

Atlanta Gastroenterology AT & T Mobility Capitol City Opera Champion Window Company of Atlanta CVD Accessories Delta Community Credit Union DeKalb County Public Library

Kid Factory KinderCare Learning Centers Marcus Autism Center Margaritaville at Lake Lanier Islands Mercer University Mini Friday New York Life Insurance Off the Wall DJs

Dentistry for Children, Inc.

Pinnacle Home Remodeling

Diamond Resorts

PopUp Baby

DNQ Solutions

Power Home Remodeling

Emory Psychology Dept. Child Study Fork with Me

Quality Care for Children

Fun Weird Science

Renewal by Anderson

GeorgiaCAN

Signet Nannies

Gypsy Chicks Atlanta

State Farm Insurance

Happy Mango

Zoo Atlanta

Food Vendors

n  DeKalb County Fire and Police Dept. n  DeKalb County Sanitation

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King of Pops

Pero’s Pizza

Kona Ice

Makara’s Mediterranean

Mercer University Cafeteria


Beneficiary Easterseals North Georgia’s mission is

“Strengthening children and their families at the most critical times in a child’s development.” They do this by serving 4,000+ families and providing: l  Inclusive Early Education Environments at 12 Child Development Centers for ages 6 weeks to 5 years. l  Early Intervention Services such as autism therapy, physical therapy, speech therapy available in the home environment for ages birth to 3 years. l  Assistance for medications, medical devices for families that do not qualify for the Katie Becket waiver for ages birth to 18 years. l  Referrals if Easterseals does not provide the service needed EasterSealsNorthGeorgia.org

Photo Booth at Family Festival: Stop by and see Easterseals North Georgia’s photo booth at Atlanta Parent’s Family Festival! You will even receive a printed photo to take home. In the afternoon, characters are available for photo ops courtesy of Cosplay Volunteer Atlanta or you can choose props.

In all of life’s moments, from the extraordinary to the ordinary, Easterseals is here to help children and their families reach their full potential.

Trick or Treat Trot

Family Fall Festival and 5K

Saturday, October 19

Thrasher Park | 93 Park Dr Norcross 50+ activities | 9am - 2pm

jump house | trackless train video game truck | costumes arts and crafts | food | fun face painting | games prizes and more!

Visit TrickOrTreatTrot.com for details

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INFLATABLES • CARNIVAL GAMES ROCK WALLS • ARCADE GAMES TRACKLESS TRAINS • ARCADE GAMES LASER TAG • And more

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PICCADILLY PUPPETS Let us entertain you with puppets, music, storytelling and audience participation. Birthday child always gets a puppet! Puppet making workshops available

404-636-0022 AGApediatrics.com | 404.843.6320

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Storytelling Brings African-American Culture and History to Life! Plan a perfect on-site “field trip” for learning and discovery with Kuumba Storytellers of Georgia. These professional imagination builders engage kids with programs in schools, universities, festivals, museums and churches, and at corporate and community events.

For more information on our Storytellers: KuumbaStorytellers.org | 404-735-3775 | info@kuumbastorytellers.org A Birthday Concert for Your Child

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October 5 Mercer University Atlanta Campus 10 am – 4 pm

Back for our 16th year, it’s Atlanta’s favorite family festival! More than

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Family-Friendly Activities! $5/per person online only. $10/per person day of event. Admission includes 5 activity tickets.

BUY TICKETS ONLINE!

Beneficiary:

atlantaparent.com/familyfestival

Contact Hannah for more information: 770-454-7599 / hsykes@atlantaparent.com


FREE FUN Anastasiya Atlanta Bubble Show AT & T Mobility

Performance Schedule: Main Stage DJ Services presented by Off the Wall DJs 10:30 a.m. Capitol City Opera Singers (selections from their Pirate & Princess concert)

11:15 a.m. Kim Armstrong – A Popular Dance 12:00 p.m. Jason’s Music Party

Atlanta Gastroenterology Champion Window Company of Atlanta DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office

Kid Factory Pop-Up Playground KinderCare Learning Centers Margaritaville at Lake Lanier Islands Musical Petting Zoo by Capitol City Opera Off the Wall DJs Petting Farm

Delta Community Credit Union

Photo Cut Outs

Dentistry for Children and Family Orthodontics

Power Home Remodeling

Diamond Resorts DNQ Solutions Exhibitor Row

Pinnacle Home Remodeling Renewal by Anderson Sidewalk Art State Farm Insurance Storytelling

12:45 p.m. Piccadilly Puppets

Georgia Public Broadcasting

1:30 p.m. Fun Weird Science

HelloFresh

Zoo Atlanta

1 TICKET

Pick a Witch

3:00 p.m. Off the Wall DJs

Book Walk by DeKalb County Public Library

Pirate Craft by Capitol City Opera

Storytelling Stage

BookMark Decorating

PopUp Baby Play Gym

Fun Weird Science • Fluffy Slime Making

Pumpkin Buckets

• Marshmallow Launchers

Pumpkin Toss

Halloween Prize Wheel

Pumpkin Treasures

Face Painting

Roll the Dice

Mask Making

Test your Strength

Mummy Hand Making

Toddler Games

Pick a Spider

Wheel of Fortune

2:15 p.m. Dance and Arts Showcase

10:00 a.m. Chetter Galloway and Christine Arinze, Sistah “Olufemi” Kuumba Storytellers 12:00 p.m. Brenda Griffin, Brad Mason & Carsie Mason Kuumba Storytellers 1:00 p.m. Lawrenceville Ghost Tours 1:30 p.m. Brenda Griffin, Brad Mason & Carsie Mason Kuumba Storytellers 2:00 p.m. Therapy Dogs **schedule and performers are subject to change

2 TICKETS Easterseals North GA Photo Booth

Teddy Bear Hospital

Mini-Pumpkin Painting Princess Maincures

Face Painting

3 TICKETS

Make a Tiara

Train Rides

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