Kids Pavilion


Deluxe Obstacle Course

10AM to 3PM

Nearly 70 feet long, this inflated obstacle course is a challenging race for worthy competitors! It features a course of soft, bouncy obstacles that are fun to wriggle and run through, ending in an 8-foot slide. Parental supervision is required.

Let’s Get Healthy!

10 AM to 1 PM
Children’s Museum of Southeastern CT

Use the new guidelines from Michelle Obama’s MyPlate and Let’s Move campaign to sort foods into basic food groups, discover how food gives our bodies energy, get moving with simple exercises to stay healthy and strong, and participate in our museum obstacle course.

Children get to see the animals

Touch and Learn

11 AM to 2 PM
Mystic Aquarium

Kids will be inspired by a hands-on experience with live sea creatures such as crabs and starfish, as well as dried specimens. In an effort to inspire people to care for and protect our ocean planet, these encounter programs allow guests a unique experience that fosters a deeper appreciation for animals at the aquarium and in the wild.

Meet the Animals of the Nature Center

1 PM to 3 PM
Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center

Get up close and personal with the animals that reside at the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center. Learn about the special adaptations and life histories of turtles, snakes, and frogs while you meet the animal ambassadors of the DPNC. Kids can gently touch these native animals that call Connecticut home!

Children get to see the animals

Amber Alert “Safe Child ID” Registration

10 AM to 3 PM
Norwich Rotary Club

The goal of an AMBER Alert is to instantly galvanize the entire community to assist in the search and safe recovery of a child. Parents/Guardians of participating children receive a wallet sized, plastic card with a picture of the child, a unique AMBER ID number and only minimal, yet essential information needed to identify the child. This assists law enforcement by providing additional eyes of the public to look for the vehicle and occupants listed in the alert.

Meet the Animals of the Museum

10 AM to 1 PM
Children’s Museum of Southeastern CT

Learn about ecosystems, habitats, food webs and many other aspects of the natural world in a way that is exciting for your children of all ages during this program. Appropriate for all grade levels. Program includes 5 different live animals demonstrations, props and information from an experienced animal handler and naturalist. Animal crafts included.

Pumpkin Decorating

10 AM to 3 PM
Eagleview Child Development Center

Kids can express their creativity and decorate a festive mini pumpkin just in time for Halloween! Supplies provided.


Supporting Sponsors:
Anthem
First Physical Therapy
Optum

Media Sponsors:
Full Power Radio
Channel 3
Hall Communications
The Day
L+M Hospital
William W. Backus Hospital
Webster Bank
Aetna