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THANK YOU
TO EVERYONE
WHO PARTICIPATED
AND CAME OUT TO OUR
26TH ANNUAL
KIDS FESTIVAL!


HOPE TO SEE YOU
AGAIN NEXT YEAR!

FREE EVENT!
The 26th Anniversary of The Grand Kids Festival will now be celebrated on Saturday, April 30, 2022 from 10am – 5pm on Postoffice Street between 20th and 23rd Streets in Galveston’s historic downtown Cultural Arts District. Admission to the Festival, inflatables, pony rides and a variety of additional activities will be FREE to the public.

Presented by The Grand 1894 Opera House, the Festival is recognized as one of the Gulf Coast region's premier family spring events and is designed as an avenue to introduce children and their families to the arts. The Festival offers live entertainment on two outdoor stages, as well as on The Grand’s stage indoors, and features over 40 activity booths - each showcasing a variety of unique, hands-on art activities for children and their families to enjoy.

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The Grand

Kids Festival 2022

 

Western Parade!  

Wear your favorite western outfit and join the parade fun!. We will gather at the main entrance at 23rd street and parade around the entire venue. We will finish the parade at the same place we start.

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Explore the Masters!

In the Artisan's Tent you will find booths focused on the

following artists:

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George
Seurat
George Seurat
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Georgia
O’Keefe
Georgia O'Keefe
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Wassily
Kandinsky
Wassily Kandinsky
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MC
Escher
MC Escher
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FESTIVAL FOUNDING SPONSORS
Founding sponsors of the Festival include Mary Ainslie, The Gladys B. Foundation in honor of Robert Richard Thornton,
The Harris and Eliza Kempner Fund, Bank of America and The Park Board of Trustees of the City of Galveston.

 
2022 SPONSORS

Kathrine G. McGovern, Yaga’s Children’s Fund, Ippolito Charitable Foundation, DiMare Family, The Galveston Rotary Foundation, Inc., Alice Taylor Gray Foundation, UTMB Health, CenterPoint Energy, Kroger, Whataburger,
Rudy and Paco’s Restaurant, Shawn Guttersen / Galv Parking, Texas Commission on the Arts, and the Park Board of Trustees of the City of Galveston, as well as many friends of the Festival and in-kind donors.