Thank You for Coming.
See You Next Year!
FILLED WITH FREE FUN!
Saturday, April 6, 2019 10am-5pm
The 24th annual Grand Kids Festival will spring into action Saturday, April 6, 2019 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 are 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 four 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 activities for children and their families to enjoy.
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.
SPONSORS FOR 2019
Sponsors for the 2019 festival (to date) include: Jamail Galveston Foundation, Kathrine McGovern, Yaga’s Children’s Fund, The Permanent Endowment Fund of Moody Memorial First United Methodist Church, Ippolito Family Foundation, Bush & Associates, Rudy & Paco Restaurant, Galveston Rotary Foundation, Digital Vacation Quest, Eliza Quigley & Shawn Gutterson, Kroger, UTMB Health, CenterPoint Energy, The Kids Directory, Houston Family Magazine, KTOR Radio, 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.
In addition, support of hundreds of volunteers including The Grand’s Board of Directors, Advisory Committee, and Education Committee, he Grand Phantoms and many organizations and student groups ensures the success of the festival each year.