MAIN STREET OFFERS KID-FRIENDLY FUN MAY 12

WHAT:              Escape the mud-season blues on Saturday, May 12, at “Kids’ Day on Main Street,” hosted by the Historic Park City Alliance (HPCA). Businesses on Park City’s Main Street will hold fun, creative children’s activities throughout the day and take the hassle out of weekend planning. Families are encouraged to explore Main Street and enjoy a whole afternoon of free and affordable pre-planned activities, which include educational, culinary and artistic events.

 

WHERE:            Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main Street

                                    The Egyptian's YouTheatre Broadway Bound class proudly presents “Seussical Jr.!” It’s a farcical romp into the world of Dr. Seuss, featuring the author’s most popular characters, including The Cat in the Hat, Horton, The Whos, and Thing 1 and Thing 2. Great family entertainment!

                                    Showtimes: 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.

                                    Tickets: $7-15.

 

                                    Deer Valley Signatures, 625 Main Street

                                    Resort mascots will be on hand for children’s activities. There will also be information about and registration for Deer Valley Resort’s summer program.

                                    11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

                                    Free

 

It’s F’n Hot, 545 Main Street

Stop by to see a Park City Fire District fire truck.

12 to 2 p.m.

Free

 

Java Cow, 402 Main Street

Cookie decorating.

1 to 3 p.m.

$1.50 per cookie

 

Kimball Art Center, 638 Park Avenue

The Kimball Art Center presents the annual Wasatch Back Student Art Show, featuring work by student artists in Summit and Wasatch County schools, grades K-12. The show features artwork from students that incorporate found, recycled and repurposed objects. The exhibition runs April 14 through May 27. As part of HPCA Kids’ Day, visitors on May 12 can take part in a scavenger hunt.

12 to 5 p.m.

Free

 

Livin’ Life Park City, 577 Main Street

Livin’ Life Park City, an affordable artisan gallery, is proud to host local designer, FORKED UP ART® who will be showing kids how to bend silverware to create funny, functional and unique art.  All kids will leave with their own special creation!

11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

$1

 

Park City Jewelers, 430 Main Street

Kids will receive a free crystal-filled geode, which the store will then slice in half with a diamond saw.

11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Free

 

Park City Jewelers – Silvermine, 580 Main Street

Kids receive a free obsidian rock or free Moab rainbow agate. Both are rare, natural gems found in Utah.

11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Free

 

Park City Museum, 528 Main Street

The Park City Museum youth admission free with adult admission purchase.  Kids are welcome to fill in the answers to our Treasure Hunt of Park City history facts and get a prize at the end!  The Park City Museum also offers family backpacks with Museum admission that gives kids additional interactive experiences in the Museum.  Come discover the fun of Park City’s past!

11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Free for children with purchase of adult admission

 

Red Banjo Pizza, 322 Main Street

Get creative in the kitchen and make your own 11-inch pizza.

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

$6

                                   

Terzian Galleries, 309 Main Street

TBD

 

WHEN:             Saturday, May 12, 2012

 

WHERE:            Historic Main Street in Park City

                                   

 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Christa Graff

Graff Public Relations, LLC

435-640-7921

christa@graffpr.com

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