This Year’s Festival


June 10th & 11th, 2017
Sat & Sun 11am - 6pm

Film Night:
Fri, June 9th
8:00pm Contratti Park Ball Field

Downtown Parade
Sat 10am

No dogs at the Festival - Service animals only, please!

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Ball Field Fun

Join us on Friday, June 9th for Film Night in the Park! This year’s movie is “Zootopia”. Movie starts at 8pm, come early to get a good spot! More details here.

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Entertainment all day for all ages on the Contratti Park Ball Field…

flyingdutchmangymnastics5Children and families will love the ongoing games and activities all around the Contratti Park Ball Field, away from the hubbub of the Main Stage. There are kid-friendly snacks and refreshments, and a stage of fun shows from noon till day’s end (scroll down for Stage schedule). There are plenty of magic, zany, fun acts and activities to entertain and inspire, and every year sees new additions – see you there!

 

Ball Field Lineup:

12:00 – 12:45 Magic CircusMagic Circus Presents:  Benny the Magician and Bebe the impish Clown with their award-winning fanciful magic and funny theatrical comedy.

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1:00 – 1:45 Owen Baker-Flynn’s:  Inspired Silliness
2:00-2:45 Scott Grace … has been described as a cross between John Denver, Robin Williams and Dr. Seuss, and is wanted for defying the law of gravity with levity and creating the peace.
3:00-3:45 Performing Arts Academy of Marin: students perform songs from a Broadway Ensemble while having a great time.
4:00-4:45 Tim Cain: “watch Tim weave a musical thread of love around each child. Someone with his talent is so rare. Not only do the children respond and participate in his music, they fall in love with him.”
 5:00-5:45  MC Cristian SEE Ellauri: leads play-along-theatre for the young at heart. Prepare for a story tall and wide, brave and sincere, starring YOU! Oh yes the main characters of this tale shall be the talented souls who come to play!

Stage – SUNDAY

12:00-12:45

Benny Magic CircusMagic Circus Presents:  Benny the Magician and Bebe the impish clown with their award-winning fanciful magic and funny theatrical comedy!

1:00-1:45 Marin Indian Storytelling: Alicia M. Retes,  the Indigenous Interpreter and Storyteller for the Museum of the American Indian, Novato, performs fun, educational and interactive native stories and songs from around the world. Participants learn a Coast Miwok “Happy” song and play a variety of native instruments.
2:00-2:45

Scott the Storyteller …. Kids of all ages will delight in the magic of Scott’s songs, stories and puppets. His ability to make children laugh is uncanny. Parents rave over and over: “I’ve never seen my child sit and stay engaged for that long!” Scott’s show is a great time for the whole family.

3:00-3:45

Tim Cain: “watch Tim weave a musical thread of love around each child. Someone which his talent is so rare. Not only do the children respond and participate in his music, they fall in love with him.”

4:00-4:45 Magic CircusMagic Circus: Enjoy great audience participation throughout the show and be mesmerized by fun illusions like the “child floating in air”, water &  balloon magic, flower production, comedy predictions. Performances are ideal for the entire family.

Form for Ball Field Interactive Participants

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